World Tourism Day
Today is World Toursim , an event which has For the last quarter–century been held annually on 27 September, with the aim of fostering awareness of the importance of tourism and its social, cultural, political and economic impact. This year’s official celebrations are being held in Bangkok, Thailand on the theme of ‘Tourism for All – Promoting Universal Accessibility.
About Proflight Zambia
Proflight Zambia was established in 1991 and is Zambia’s leading scheduled airline. From its base in Lusaka its domestic routes include, Livingstone, Mfuwe, Lower Zambezi, Ndola and Solwezi, and regional routes to Lilongwe in Malawi, and Durban in South Africa.
Proflight Zambia is supporting this year’s World Tourism Day by bringing people to Africa’s top attractions quickly, safely and affordably.The airline has announced that it is committed to backing tourism and freedom of movement in Zambia in order to support the growth of tourism around the globe, by signing up to the theme of this year’s World Tourism Day which is ‘tourism for all – promoting universal accessibility’.
The airline is committed to making travelling more convenient by allowing tourists greater freedom of movement and assisting them in reaching their destinations.
This year’s World Tourism Day’s theme picks up from last year’s which was ‘millions of tourists, millions of opportunities”. The subject for 2017 has already been earmarked as ‘sustainable tourism – a tool for development’.
Proflight Zambia is currently embarking on plans to add more direct flights to tourist destinations so that passengers can avoid having to connect at the capital Lusaka.
Source: Langmead & Baker