Inspirations Travel & Tours appoints Planet Promoters

02 November 2020

Inspirations Travel & Tours (PTY) LTD appoints Planet Promoters as their representation company in the UK & Ireland
As of the 01st November 2020, Planet Promoters will represent Inspirations Travel & Tours in the UK & Ireland markets focusing on their inbound business into Southern Africa.

“We are both thrilled and excited to have Planet Promoters represent our Southern Africa service offerings in the UK & Ireland markets. Both Ailsa and Sheena are well respected in the UK & Ireland outbound markets with many years- experience between them and their team.

Now, more than ever as we as an industry start moving towards a somewhat ‘new normal’, now is the time to start investing in the future and building on current and new relationships” says Dana Webber – Managing Director and Craig Drysdale – Sales & Marketing Director at Inspirations Travel & Tours.

“2020 has sharply brought into focus the importance of using professional and knowledgeable companies at every stage of the booking process. Open, reliable and respected trade relations are the foundation of our company ethics and we are excited & energised to welcome Inspirations Travel & Tours to the Planet Promoters portfolio. We look forward to working alongside Dana, Craig and the team, nurturing existing and expanding their trade relationships and partnerships in the UK & Ireland” says Ailsa Tavares and Sheena Dovey at Planet Promoters.


About Inspirations Travel & Tours
Inspirations Travel & Tours is a diversified Inbound (Southern Africa) and Outbound (East Africa, North Africa, Middle East, Mediterranean, Australia, New Zealand, Scandinavia and Cruise Holidays) DMC travel group.

Both the Inbound and Outbound divisions operate separately to one another serving a variety of international and domestic wholesale markets.
After 36 years operating in Southern Africa and abroad, Inspirations Travel & Tours is well established, knowledgeable and trusted.

The company’s headquarters are based in Durban, with representation offices in Johannesburg and Cape Town, and supplier partners in Zimbabwe, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia and Mozambique, with International representation in Germany, Scandinavia and now the UK & Ireland.

Inspirations Travel & Tours is a member of the Travel Smart Crew (Pty) Ltd, which is owned by 15 well established, diverse and successful inbound travel specialists.

Each business is resolutely passionate, and has put devotion and pure grit in to growing to where they are today. They are fundamentally focused on drawing in sales and servicing their customers and guests with the supply of high quality, seamless travels, while Travel Smart Crew focuses solely on meaningful supplier engagements to underwrite the fulfilment thereof.

Each of the 15 shareholders of Travel Smart Crew is the equal and only beneficiary of Travel Smart Crew undertakings. As a diverse, dynamic and entrepreneurial business, these functions include, yet are certainly not limited to:
- Central Group Contracting
- Central Management of Preferred Supplier Relationships
- Central Group Commercial Agreements
- Central Reservations System Management and Data Capture – both Tourplan and Travelogic
- Shared Allocations
- Shared Intelligence
- Shared Resources
- Shared Benefits and Opportunities

About Planet Promoters
UK based; Planet Promoters apply a bespoke & personalised approach to your luxury travel & hospitality representation. We offer complete sales, marketing & trade relations, utilising several decades of experience & established global contacts across all sectors of the luxury hospitality industry. Operating as a seamless extension of your organisation, bringing a passionate & dedicated style which consistently delivers solid, tangible results through increased sales, revenue and brand awareness.


Craig Drysdale - Sales & Marketing Director
Inspirations Travel & Tours