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[LISTEN] Africa's Travel Indaba kicks off in Durban

2 May 2019 6:26 PM
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Tourism
Africa Travel Indaba
One of the largest tourism marketing events is taking place at the convention centre.

The 2019 Africa's Travel Indaba has kicked off at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre Complex (Durban ICC).

Dubbed one of the largest tourism marketing events in Africa, the event takes place until Saturday, under the banner 'Africa Telling its Stories'.

702 Weekend Breakfast host Phemelo Motene is at the event.

This year they are saying Africans need to tell their own stories and in telling their stories and being authentic. This is how Africa will be valuable to the rest of the world. It is small things like making the community on the ground understand their own value and where they fit in the value chain of tourism.

Phemelo Motene, 702 Weekend Breakfast host

With the floods that happened recently, arriving in Durban, you have a city which is going through the most and still came together and put this spectacular show on.

Phemelo Motene, 702 Weekend Breakfast Host

Click on the link below to hear more on the indaba...


This article first appeared on 702 : [LISTEN] Africa's Travel Indaba kicks off in Durban


2 May 2019 6:26 PM
Tags:
Tourism
Africa Travel Indaba

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