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World Travel Awards 2013 for Africa validate Kenya tourism

At the 20th World Travel Awards held in Nairobi,  Kenya, the host nation scooped 15 awards.  In the aftermath of the Westgate tragedy, the awards came as a welcome boost, endorsing the quality of  Kenya’s tourism product.  Kenya’s tourism revenues … Continue reading

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AFRICAN CATS – Disney Nature’s New Movie

Filmed in Kenya’s Masai Mara, Disney Nature’s new film opens in UK cinemas on 27 April.  It tells the stories of Fang, the leader of a lion pride, Mara, an endearing lion cub and Sita, a fearless cheetah with five … Continue reading

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Go Africa Pass provides new opportunities for travel within Africa

Purchasing a Go Africa Pass is a new option to consider for multiple flights in Africa.  Launched by Sky Team, the flights are operated by Kenya Airways within Africa.  Kenya Airways flies to 36 different African countries. Depending upon the … Continue reading

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Mount Kenya devastated by Forest Fires

This video was posted on youtube on 15 March 2012 by Citizens TV Fires have raged on Mount Kenya, Africa’s second highest mountain (5,199m), over the past two weeks.  Fuelled by tinder dry grasses at the end of the dry … Continue reading

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International Women’s Day – Wangari Maathai’s legacy lives on

There are many inspirational African women, and the Kenyan, Professor Wangari Maathai, was one of them. An ardent environmentalist and women’s rights campaigner, she was the first African woman to receive the Nobel Peace Prize for her contribution to sustainable … Continue reading

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