#TravelChatSA no 278
Date & Time: 25th March at 7PM SAST (UCT 2)
Topic: #COVID19 and Tourism in South Africa.
Q1 It is vital to access accurate and reliable information from the Government and WHO: World Health Organisation. Please share communications from these sources re #COVID19 and tell us HOW do we in tourism keep communicating a positive, encouraging message, yet act responsibly? via @winelands #TravelChatSA (19:00)
Q2 National Lockdown was announced yesterday by President Cyril Ramaphosa. How have you/will you prepare for the next 21 days? What are the dos and donts? via @TravelChatSA #TravelChatSA #COVID19 (19:20)
Q3 For the times we live in now. Being creative and crafty. What is it you do now that you always wanted to learn or make but felt never had enough time? #TravelChatSA via @DoroLef #TravelChatSA #COVID19 (19:10)
Q4 Small business owners are likely to feel overwhelmed at the moment and are facing very challenging times. Share ways to help small business in tourism survive coronavirus via @travelopulent #TravelChatSA #COVID19 (19:30)
Q5 Many travellers are having to cancel or rebook or suspend flights. How long does it take for a refund, cancellation, rebooking or suspension to take effect? How do we navigate better explaining how this works to travellers? via @travelstart #TravelChatSA #COVID19 (19:40)
Q6 It seems like everyone is in a full-blown panic. There is so much confusion around the current travel bans. What kind of message can we put out to pacify travellers who are just trying to get home and will I be able to travel after 21 days? via @travelstart #TravelChatSA #COVID19 (19:50)
BONUS Q7 Let’s keep travelling even while isolating at home! Share some pics from past trips to highlight SA’s spectacular beauty via @winelands #TravelChatSA #COVID19 (19:55)
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