One of the biggest gatherings of various Zambian tour operators in United Kingdom, this event is expected to create far-fetching and positive effect on Zambian tour operators based in United Kingdom. Detailed product information to the managers and consultants are necessary to sell various Zambian products in the road show in UK.
Though Zambia Tourism Agency and the London office were going through financial crunch, this road show was however a successful attempt. It took place in Manchester, London West, Cirencester and Kensington London. The Kensington London event was hosted at the High Commission in Kensington, London. It was attended by His Excellency the High Commissioner for the Republic of Zambia to the United Kingdom, Mr. Muyeba Chikonde.
The High Commissioner welcomed the exhibitors and buyers to Zambia House in the style of true Zambian hospitality. He acknowledged the work done by the KAMAGEO team led by Tim Henshall in collaboration with the Tourism office in London. He also appreciated the team from Zambia who took up the initiative to visit the UK for this road show which he hoped would be the first in a series of similar events in the near future.
To quote the High Commissioner, “as Zambians we pride ourselves in the tourism product that we believe standout proud as the one of the best in the region. I can assure of the Government and High Commission’s utmost support in ensuring that it is made easier to sell Zambia.”