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South African Tourism and its role in the perpetuation of an uneven tourism space economy



South African Tourism and its role in the perpetuation of an uneven tourism space economy



Africa Insight 33(1/2): 116-123



This paper focuses on one aspect of South African Tourism's (SAT) mandate: the improvement of the regional distribution of tourists through the country. SAT is the national tourism marketing parastatal in South Africa. The author contends that there is a significant schism between the marketing segments pursued by SAT, and the stated objectives of the organization.

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