About Remarkable Destinations

History & Background 

Remarkable Destinations was founded by Kerstin Klang in March 2010. Her background is in the hospitality, tourism and travel industry. In 1995, she was one of the co-founders of WestIndiska Compagniet (West Indian Company) a tour operator specialized on The Caribbean Islands. A few years later the company changed its name to Lime Travel and broadened the range of destinations to Africa, Indian Ocean, Asia, Europe etc. South Africa became a new interesting destination for Lime Travel and Kerstin's responsibility was Sales & Production of tailor-made trips to Southern Africa during 9 yrs. In early 2010, Kerstin left Lime Travel and founded Remarkable Destinations to represent some South African companies. After a few years, some other companies and destinations also came along. During more than 25 years in the Nordic Travel Industry she also established a wide network in the Travel Industry which today is her network for her international partners. 

Today
Remarkable Destinations represent Giltedge Africa in the Nordic countries Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland. Giltedge Africa is based in Capetown and offers FIT, MICE, Golf & Safari in South Africa / South Africa and is an award-winning, luxury inbound tour operator of southern and eastern Africa and Indian Ocean islands.
Remarkable Destinations also represents, Steenberg, who is one of South Africa's oldest vineyards with a 5-star boutique hotel as well Kariega Game Reserve, a beautiful game reserve in the Eastern Cape. Remarkable Destination also conveys information to the Nordic travel industry about Uthando which is a socially responsible company in the Cape Town area. Background 

Remarkable Destinations provide representation service for following partners: 

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Since 2010 Giltedge Africa  South Africa - The African Safari Experts. Destinations Specialist  is based in Cape Town. They are Six time winner of the World Travel Awards as Leading Luxury Tour Operator in South Africa. With in-depth knowledge of Southern and Eastern Africa and Indian Ocean islands they offer tailormade packages on excellent hotels and lodges in South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Mocambique, Zimbabwe, Zambia, East Africa, Mauritius and Seychelles. Giltedge offers excellent service for individual guests, leisure group. Giltedge DCM offers full service to Meetings, Incentive and Event groups. Giltedge Ocean Islands just recently opened an office in Mahe, Seychelles as well.

Since 2019 (Aug) MPEvents, Malta -  focused on MICE and Leisure groups arrangements. Assist with business meetings, incentives, congresses, conferenses etc. MPEvents dedicated team are very experienced and handle all the necessary landarrangements in Malta. They cater for all group sizes and budget requireements. The company is Quality Assured by the Maltese Tourism Athority and have been in opration since 2007. Read more herehere.

 

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2015 - 2019 Terranautika Croatia & Montenegro -  Destination Specialist in Croatia and Montenegro. 

2018 - June 2019 Tours for You Portugal  & TFY Events Portugal  Incoming Tour Operator / DMC in Portugal, focused in developing charming & luxury travel services and special events for individual travelers and MICE.

2016 - 2017 Arabian Adventures Meetings, Incentives& Events (MIE) Dubai specialist, MICER program in Dubai, UAE. 

2014 - 2016 Gulf Ventures Dubai - DMC in Dubai and sister company to Arabian Adventures. The companies merged 2015 and work with customized travel solutions in the UAE and Oman for individual guests, leisure groups, conference & incentive groups and Golfing guests.  


2014 - 2015  Zambezi Queen & Pride of the Zambezi  Botwana  - Amazing luxury African River Safari, on the scenic Chobe River in northern Botswana.

2012 - 2015 Uthando South Africa -  Awardwinning socially responsible company in the Cape Town area.

2011 - 2014  Various Sales events for Grootbos Private Nature Reserve,  Hot Hollow Country Lodge and Mimosa Lodge, South Africa based hotels in the Nordic countries 

2011 - 2014 Steenberg Hotel South Africa - A luxury hotel in Constantia Valley, South Africa. With world-class cuisine, award-winning winery, and 18-holte championship golf course. Situation on Capetowns oldest registered farm, Steenberg from 1682.

2011 - 2013 Kariega Game Reserve South Africa - A family-owned, private game reserve in pristine wilderness with BIG 5. Situated approx 90 minutes east of Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa. Six different lodges in chalet and tented style with beautiful views.

2010-2012  Icon Villas  South Africa - Luxury Private Villas for rent in South Africa