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Cultural Festival in Mombasa to Boost Kenya Tourism | tours to Kenya

Mombasa  hosted  a four-day cultural festival which displayed different cultures aimed at boosting tourism in the region. The festival was organised by the Research Institute of Swahili Studies of Eastern Africa in conjunction with the Mombasa and Coast Tourist Association … Continue reading

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Annual wildebeest migration begins in Masai Mara | kenya wildlife safaris

Wild beest  migration mark a high-point of the tourist season in the East Africa region, as they start their  journey from the Serengeti National Park in Tanzania to Masai mara in Kenya. This year the migration was delayed by fires … Continue reading

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Hell’s Gate National Park team building adventure trip turns into tragic disaster | kenya safaris

(One of the Hells Gate National Park gorges often traversed by adventure tourists) News of a tragic accident emerged on Sunday when it became known that a church group of young men and women on a day retreat yesterday morning … Continue reading

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AFRICAN AVIATION TRAINING ORGANIZATION LAUNCHED IN NAIROBI

Following a 5 days of meetings in Kampala last week did ICAO move on to Kenyas capital Nairobi, where another series of seminars, workshops and interaction with regulators and the private sector is underway. On Monday was one long awaited … Continue reading

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Saudi Arabian Airlines links with Kenya Airways (affordable uganda tours)

Saudi Arabian Airlines has entered into a codeshare agreement with Kenya Airways, a move that will strengthen each other’s presence in their respective countries. The codesharing arrangement will cover the Nairobi-Jeddah route along which Kenya Airways launched flights in October … Continue reading

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NEW VISITOR CENTRE OUTSIDE SERENGETI TO BOOST TOURISM ACTIVITIES

Information was received over the weekend that the Ikona Wildlife Management Area, of which the Singita Grumeti Reserve is part, has now formally commissioned a new visitor centre, from which the entire area of some 26.000 hectars of land dedicated … Continue reading

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Aberdare National Park threatened by wildfires (gorilla trekking in uganda)

Prolonged drought conditions and insufficient rain have been blamed for the outbreak of fires now also reported form the Aberdare Mountains, where KWS is hand in hand with fire fighters and volunteers now also trying to extinguish raging fires, as … Continue reading

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COAST TOUR OPERATORS DEMAND FERRY VIP SERVICES ON PAY AS YOU GO BASIS

The recent introduction of VIP services for tourist vehicles, to obtain priority boarding for vehicles for instance on transfers from or to the airport or on a tight schedule leaving for safaris, has been widely hailed as progress and a … Continue reading

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KENYA’S TOURISM EXPECTED TO DECLINE IN 2012 (buy gorilla permits)

Kenya’s tourism has developed whereby in 2011 it contributed Sh98 billion which is an increase of 18.6% compared to 2010 and the number of tourist arrival that has been recorded is 1,785,382. 2011 has been recorded as the best year … Continue reading

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KENYA WILD LIFE SERVICE INTRODUCES 20 RHINOS IN RUMA TO IMPROVE TOURISM

20 black rhinos have been re-introduced in Ruma National Park by the Kenya Wildlife Service to boost tourism in the western circuit. The animals had been in the park in 1950s but were then transferred because of poaching. Noah Wekesa … Continue reading

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