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INDABA 2017: Africa beckons Indian tourists (Special to IANS)

According to some reports more than a billion people travel around the world every year.

Global international tourist arrivals grew by 4% on average over the past year.

At the same time tourists visiting Africa grew by 8%, with 58 million arrivals.

South Africa alone experienced a 13% increase in international visitors last year.

Angelo Coppola has more from the African Tourism Indaba currently taking place in Durban.

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