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Orphaned elephants get new life in Kenya - CNN
The Sheldrick Wildlife Trust rescues orphaned elephants, raising them by hand in Kenya's Nairobi National Park and rehabilitating them into the wild. Here's why ...

Kenya wins big at 2019 World Travel Awards - Capital FM Kenya
MAURITIUS, Jun 2 - Kenya once again defended its title as a leading tourist destination at the 2019 World Travel Awards Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Kenya ...

Travel: Can’t get enough of Kenya - San Francisco Examiner
Unforgettable safari offers an experience of a lifetime. ...

Airbnb introduces 'adventures' for a trending travel experience - WSAW
Airbnb is launching Adventures – bookable, multi-day trips that introduce guests to natural wonders, cultures and communities in remote destinations around the ...

Ohio medical experts travel to Kenya to perform surgery - 10TV
A group of Central Ohio medical experts is taking its collective talents international to help save lives. They are part of what's called the Kisumu Neuroscience ...

Cal Poly Choral Conductor and Students to Travel to Kenya in July | Cal Poly News - Cal Poly San Luis Obispo News
SAN LUIS OBISPO — Scott Glysson, Cal Poly director of choral activities, will travel to Kenya from July 1-8 to lead a choral conducting workshop in Nairobi at the ...

UK has not issued new Kenya travel advisory, envoy Nic Hailey says - Citizen TV
The United Kingdom has denied reports that it has issued a new travel advisory for Kenya. British High Commissioner to Kenya Nic Hailey refuted the claims ...

The Great Migration in Kenya Started Early This Year — but That Might Not Be a Good Thing - Travel+Leisure
One of the most incredible natural events on the planet is happening a bit early this year. The Great Wildebeest Migration, the world's largest migration of wildlife, ...

UK releases new travel information for Kenya following Ebola outbreak - Brits in Kenya
The British government has updated its travel advice for Kenya to include information reflecting a confirmed outbreak of Ebola in western Uganda and added a ...

Injured star defender Mandela to travel to Egypt with Harambee Stars - The Standard
Football Kenya Federation (FKF) has said it will retain injured South African-based defender in the Africa Cup of Nations squad that travels to Egypt next week. ...

Uganda, DRC Ebola outbreaks affect fish market in Kenya - The East African
Kenya has been on alert since two people died of the virus in Uganda. ...

Mid-air scare: Kenya Airways plane to Nairobi returns to Mombasa - Daily Nation
Kenya Airways cite a false mechanical alarm and ground the plane. ...

Africa Business Travel & Transport Transformation Market 2017-2019 & 2022 Featuring Air China, ArikAir, EgyptAir, Ethiopian Airlines, Kenya Airways, and Radisson - GlobeNewswire
Dublin, June 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Africa Business Travel & Transport Transformation Market 2017-2019 & 2022" report has been added to ...

"You have to travel the world to change the world," students prepare for Kenya mission trip - WLKY Louisville
A local nonprofit is working with high school students to bring safe water to those in need on the other side of the world. Thursday evening, WaterStep ...

Travel Advice: US State Department and the FCO remind travellers of terror risk in Kenya during Ramadan - Safe Travels Magazine
The US State Department issued a reminder to travellers that terrorism remains a threat in Kenya, and that militants may aim to carry out attacks during Ramadan ...

Kenya rises in visa friendly States ranking - Business Daily
Kenya climbed to ninth position from its 15th spot in 2017. ...

Routes Africa 2019 to be held in Kenya - Travel Daily News International
Routes Africa, which returned to the aviation event calendar last year with a successful event in Ghana, will take place this year in Mombasa in Kenya as part of ...

Executive Travel: Nomzamo Mbatha's Kenya - Forbes Africa
The South African actor immerses herself in all things Kenyan, from the natural wonders to cultural experiences, and has an awakening. It's a Wednesday ...

Migne upbeat as Stars head to Egypt - The Standard
Harambee Stars defender David Owino shields the ball from midfielder Dennis Odhiambo during a training session in France ahead of the Nations Cup in Egypt. ...

Harambee Stars travel to Madrid next weekend to play Democratic Republic of Congo - The Standard
Harambee Stars coach Sebastian Migne was a satisfied man after his side edged out Madagascar 1-0 in Friday's friendly in Paris. ...

Vistara offers flight tickets from ₹1,299 in flash sale - Livemint
Vistara is offering flight tickets from ₹1,299 in a new sale. 'The Grand Vistara Monsoon Sale' will end today midnight. The 48-hour Vistara sale is applicable for ...

Lawyer sues Kenya Airways for negligence in TZ flight - Business Daily
Peter Kiprotich Bore is seeking compensation for damages over alleged inconveniences after his flight was aborted. ...

US boosts Middle East troops amid Iran tension - K24 TV
Kenyans applying for visas to travel to the United States can breathe a sigh of relief after the country's Nairobi Embassy reversed earlier decision not to accept ...

Kenyan author and gay rights activist Binyavanga Wainaina dies at 48 - CNN
. He was 48. ...

Travel Advice: Aid workers in Kenya advised to check 'sufficient security arrangements' in place to combat kidnap risk - Safe Travels Magazine
The UK's Foreign and Commonwealth Office has updated the travel advice for Kenya, warning aid workers in the country that they should 'satisfy themselves that ...

Airbnb launches 200 'Adventures', from lion-tracking to Amish baking - INSIDER
Airbnb is expanding their 'Experiences' offering to 'Adventures', with opportunities including tracking animals in the Amazon and foraging in Sweden. ...

Nairobi named Africa's top business travel destination - The Star, Kenya
Nairobi has been named Africa's leading business travel destination, while KICC has been awarded Africa's leading meetings and conference destination at this ...

Norwegian Håvar Bauck behind Cloud9xp merger in Kenya - Ventureburn
Norwegian Håvar Bauck -- who earlier this year hit the news over controversial Polish entrepreneur -- is behind a merger between two Kenyan startups. ...

Kenya to host Routes Africa 2019 - Travel Trends Today
Routes Africa, the intra-Africa route development forum, will this year be hosted by the Kenya Airports Authority. Routes Africa, which returned to the aviation ...

Uhuru, Raila to counter Ruto countrywide tours - The Star, Kenya
President Uhuru Kenyatta and ODM leader Raila Odinga will embark on national tours to preach development and national cohesion. They will also market their ...

Service above self: Desert Mountain student joins group traveling to Kenya to distribute mobility devices - Scottsdale Independent
Most high school students spend their summer vacations traveling with family, making a few bucks working a part-time job or simply enjoying a few months of ...

China Opens Floodgates to Kenya Following Direct Flight Launch - Kenyans
Chinese citizens looking to travel to Kenya have been handed a major boost following the launch of direct flights to Nairobi by China Southern Airlines. ...

Pack Your Bags! This Adorably Renovated Double-Decker Bus in Nairobi Is Only $104 Per Night - POPSUGAR
If the Summer travel bug hasn't quite hit you yet, this charming double-decker bus on Airbnb will have you digging up your passport even before you process the. ...

Nairobi to grow business travel in 2019, boost tourism sector - The Star, Kenya
•KNBS data shows the number of international conferences and delegates grew by 6.8 per cent and 5.6 per cent respectively in 2018. •Local conferences and ...

Kenya bans unaccompanied luggage on aircraft from Somalia - Daily Nation
Kenya's aviation authorities on Tuesday banned unaccompanied luggage on aircraft from Somalia and insisted that all planes should land at Wajir airport for ...

Tanzania And Kenya: An Idyllic Setting For Nature And Wellness Retreats - Africa.com
Combining a once in a lifetime safari with a holistic and wellness retreat in Kenya and Tanzania gives you the chance to experience nature first hand, where you ...

Kenya imposes ban on unaccompanied cargo from Somalia - Business Daily
Kenyan aviation authorities Wednesday banned unaccompanied luggage on aircraft from Somalia, and insisted all planes should land at Wajir Airport for ...

East Africa Countries Say ‘Prove Yellow Fever Immunization’ - Vax Before Travel
Yellow fever vaccination required to enter Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi or Sudan. ...

20 best things to do in Kenya - CNN
Kenya is known as an awesome safari destination, but it's got plenty of attractions besides. From climbing Mt. Kenya to dancing the night away in Nairobi, these ...

Cheap Kenya Airways Business Class Fares From New York To South Africa - One Mile at a Time
At the moment Kenya Airways has great business class fares for travel from New York to South Africa. Here are the details of this great deal. ...

LETTERS: Climate change has sparked conflict in county - Business Daily
As climate change continues to intensify there will be more direct and indirect shocks that society must contend with. ...

Tourists traveling to Tanzania: No plastic bags or face fines or imprisonment | Buzz travel - Buzz.travel | eTurboNews | Travel News
Tourists and foreign visitors traveling to Tanzania are advised not to carry with them plastic bags on arrival at the major airports effective Saturday this week to ...

Kenya: Simon Kabu - Disrupting Kenya's Tourism Sector - AllAfrica.com
In this second and final part on East Africa's notable local tours and travel players, is the story of Sarah and Simon Kabu and their award winning company ...

Is Kenya a safe country to visit? - The Telegraph
British travellers in Kenya should remain vigilant in the wake of an Islamic terrorist attack on a luxury hotel complex that left at least 14 dead, the UK Foreign ...

Suffolk woman travels to Kenya to help women in need | Latest Norfolk and Suffolk News - Eastern Daily Press
A woman is embarking on a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Kenya to help build a support centre for women and children who have suffered violence and abuse. ...

Kasaine given passport to travel to the US for week long classes - Capital FM Kenya
NAIROBI, Kenya, May 24 - The Anti-Corruption Court has allowed Samburu Governor Moses Kasaine to travel to the United States of America to attend a ...

Kenya Airways resumes flights to Khartoum - Business Daily
Kenya Airways is one of the major carriers operating on the Nairobi to Khartoum route, with daily flights except Mondays and Wednesdays. ...

A Delve Into Kenya's Burgeoning Tourism Industry - WeeTracker Media
Kenya has defended its title as a leading tourist destination in Africa after scooping top awards in different categories at WTA. ...

Virgin Limited Edition Offering Free Night at Mahali Mzuri During Kenya's Great Migration - TravelPulse
WHY IT RATES: Sir Richard Branson's luxury tented safari camp's free night offer can be combined with a kids go free offer and is available until December. ...

5 things we noticed as Arsenal board plane to Baku ahead of Europa League final - The Standard
Arsenal are en route to Baku ahead of their Europa League final clash with Chelsea on Wednesday. The Gunners boarded their plane to head to Azerbaijan on ...

No, Kenya has not been added to our Visa Waiver Program, US Embassy says - Nairobi News
The US Embassy in Nairobi has termed the news that Kenya has joined US Visa Waiver Program as fake news. A website, News-AP, which seemed to be trying ...

Flight Review: Business Class on Kenya Airways from New York to Nairobi - Fodor's Travel
Here's what it's like to fly Business Class on Kenya Airways from JFK Airport in New York to Nairobi Airport in Kenya. ...

Kenya homecoming: A DNA test leads to safari adventure - CNN
Tracey Cheatham's DNA test leads her to adventure in Kenya at the Sanctuary at Ol Lentille. Learn more about her unusual once-in-a lifetime trip. ...

Kenya Airways CEO Resigns -- What Happened? - One Mile at a Time
The Polish CEO of Kenya Airways has just announced that he's resigning ahead of the end of his contract. What happened to cause this? ...

UK updates kidnapping section of travel advice for Kenya - Brits in Kenya
The British Government have updated the Terrorism: Kidnapping section of their travel advice for Kenya, noting that British aid workers in the country should be ...

Huge Win For Kenya As It Scoops Big At The 2019 World Travel Awards - The African Exponent
Kenya is a leading tourist destination on the continent, and this was reaffirmed at the recently held World Travel Awards Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony in ...

Swanky Celebrations as Autograph Collection Hotels debuts in Kenya - Capital FM Kenya
On Thursday, The Autograph Collection Hotels, which is Marriott International's distinctive collection of passionately independent hotels, marked its A Kenyan ...

Tanzania to Ban Single Use Plastics, Joining Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda - TravelPulse
Tanzania has become the latest African nation to announce a sweeping ban of single-use plastics, joining Kenya and Rwanda in the effort to tackle plastic ...

10 places to visit in Kenya - IOL
Kenya is also growing as a centre of commerce in East Africa for both business trips and leisure travel, Kenya has much to offer its visitors. ...

THE DISH: Hunt for tasty food in Durban- PHOTOS - Daily Nation
Whenever I'm in a new place or city, I like trying out their signature dishes and anything on the menu that I cannot easily get back home, or, at the least, ...

Reversal in East Africa: Kenya tourism bounces back - Travel Weekly
After a decade marked by terrorism and other setbacks to its tourism brand, Kenya is now reveling in growth that is sure to be further nurtured by the first direct ...

Arsenal star to miss Europa League final over safety fears - The Standard
Arsenal's Armenian midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan will miss the Europa League final against Chelsea in Baku amid fears over his safety. Mkhitaryan's well-being ...

Kenya's best food is a kaleidoscope of flavors - CNN
Want to try some Kenyan food? These are the best dishes to eat -- from nyama choma (roasted meat) to sukuma wiki (collard greens with onions and spices). ...

Tacos. Tequila. Telenovelas. Nairobi Embraces Its Mexican Soul. - The New York Times
In the Kenyan capital, Mexican culture is everywhere, from television to music to restaurants. A primer on the latest global mash-up. ...

Could electric vehicles be the future for Kenyan travel? - BBC News
Kenya's electricity surplus could be capitalised on by a company reconditioning electric vehicles. ...

Kenya spared tourism blow from travel alerts after attack - Business Daily
United States and the United Kingdom have spared Kenya's tourism *fresh* travel advisories to their citizens after terrorists attacked the mixed-use business ...

Incredible pictures capture rare 'Elephant Queen' in Kenya - CNN
Will Burrard-Lucas encountered a rare big tusker known as the "Elephant Queen" in Kenya before she died and took some incredible pictures. The animal was ...

US embassy in Nairobi warns citizens of possible attack in Kenya - Aljazeera.com
Travel warning by US embassy says there is 'credible information' indicating Westerners may be targeted in an attack. ...

Port Management Association of Eastern and Southern Africa expands horizon for African Tourism Board | Buzz travel - Buzz.travel | eTurboNews | Travel News
The Port Management Association of Eastern and Southern Africa (PMAESA) with members in 9 African Countries joined the African Tourism Board today. ...

Eight of Kenya's most beautiful beaches - CNN
Kenya's beaches make the East African country as suitable for a coastal holiday as it is for a safari. Here are our picks of the eight best Kenya beaches. ...

The 'self-discovery' trip Barack Obama took in his 20s—plus bucket list places he's visiting soon - CNBC
"I did not have any money," former President Barack Obama said at the World Travel & Tourism Council's Global Summit 2019. "I was traveling alone. In Europe ...

What it’s like to walk through Kenya’s Maasai Mara with lions for company - The Independent
There is something uniquely terrifying about finding *fresh* lion tracks while walking in the bush. Everything gets very quiet. Each rustle of foliage sends crackles ...

Nairobi: The fastest city on the planet? - CNN
Nairobi, Kenya's capital, has only been a city since 1954, but it's been making up for lost time ever since. This thriving metropolis is always on the move and ...

Safaris and beyond at Fairmont's Kenya properties - Travel Weekly
Many tour operators make a Kenyan adventure as seamless as possible. And there is a reason that many of them work with Fairmont's three properties in the ...

Signature Travel Network Gives Back On Safari Trip in Kenya - Luxury Travel Advisor
Signature members gives back to students during their annual horizon club trip with Micato Safaris. Read more here. ...

Kenya travel review: Hemingways Watamu and Nairobi provide bountiful landscapes, beautiful wildlife and brilliant people - Yorkshire Post
Naturally, a first trip to Africa is bound to yield a set of completely new experiences. But it took mere moments for Kenya to seem unforgettable. After leaving Moi ...

New luxury tented camp to open in Kenya - Travel Weekly
The Elewana Collection has added Elewana Lodo Springs to its portfolio of luxury camps, lodges and boutique hotels in Tanzania, Zanzibar and Kenya. ...

Cuban Doctors Abducted in Kenya, and Officials Point to the Shabab - The New York Times
Two Cuban doctors were abducted near the Kenyan border with Somalia in a bold attack that officials say was probably linked to the Shabab militant group. ...

Africa’s tourism grows with travel to Tunisia, South Africa, Kenya - Quartz
With over 1.3 billion travelers on the move, the world experienced the highest growth in international tourist arrivals since 2010. Much of the rebound was ...

Will Kenya travel for their last AFCON qualifier after reports emerge they could miss Ghana trip? - The Standard
Despite, President Uhuru Kenyatta promising that his government will fund all national teams representing the country, Harambee Stars could miss this. ...

Kenya Airways makes historic nonstop US flight - CNN
Passengers complete a historic 15-hour flight from Nairobi, Kenya, to New York in the US. This opens up even more tourism opportunities in the East African ...

Kenya Helicopter Crash Kills 4 Americans, Police Say - The New York Times
A helicopter carrying four Americans crashed in Kenya, killing them and the pilot, the Kenyan police said on Monday. The National Police *Service* said in a ...

How to Plan a Kenya Safari - Tips and Tricks for Planning a Safari in Kenya - TownandCountrymag.com
From vaccinations to visas—and choosing where to stay—here's a primer for safari newbies. ...

Burundi cancels new flight route to Kenya because there’s no business class on board - The Independent
A new flight between Bujumbura, Burundi and Nairobi, Kenya has been cancelled by the Burundi government because there is no business class on board the ...

Autograph Collection Hotels welcomes Kenya's Sankara Nairobi to its portfolio - IOL
Autograph Collection Hotels, Marriott International's distinctive collection of passionately independent hotels, has welcomed Sankara Nairobi to its diverse and ...

Travelling through Kenya: Kissing giraffes and panoramic views - The Irish Times
A new railway line from Nairobi to Mombasa covers 430km avoiding a notoriously dangerous highway. ...

Kenya tourism sector registers stellar growth in 2018 - Capital FM Kenya
NAIROBI, Kenya,Mar 13 – The travel and tourism sector in Kenya grew by 5.6% ahead of the normal global average of 3.9% contributing Sh790B towards the ...

Kenya, South Africa to launch long-term multiple travel visas - News24
Long-term visas will become available for South Africans wanting to travel to Kenya and Kenyans wanting to visit South Africa as of December 1. ...

American couple demand answers after they say Kenyan authorities took 3-year-old in their custody - CNN
An American couple living in Nairobi, Kenya, is demanding answers after a 3-year-old boy in their custody, they say, was taken away by authorities last month ...

Black Travel Moment of the Day: This Woman's Escape To Kenya's Lamu Island Is A Vibe - Essence
If Lamu wasn't already on your radar, one look at this breathtaking Kenyan escape will have you adding it to your travel bucket list tonight. ...

How Kenya's tourism industry has felt the impact of terrorist attacks - IOL
The impact of Kenya's recent terrorist attack will be felt greatly by its tourism industry. ...

What to Pack For Kenya - Best Safari Clothes and Packing Essentials - TownandCountrymag.com
Unsure about what to pack for your Kenyan safari? Our guide has every clothing item you'll need, from the proper footwear, to the best field jacket, and more. ...

5 Things to do in Kenya - Independent Online
Kenya has so much more to offer than just their safaris. ...

Kamau Bell opens up about working with the late great Anthony Bourdain - CNN
's "United Shades of America," writes about meeting Anthony Bourdain, who was an inspiration for his own career, and the loss of a ...

Kenya eyes 15 per cent growth in tourist arrivals from India in 2019 - BusinessLine
USA is the biggest tourism source market for Kenya. ...

Violence affecting tourism in Kenya, Zimbabwe [Travel] - africanews
Will the recent violence affect tourism figures in Zimbabwe or Kenya respectively? ...

Dear Melania Trump ... A Kenyan And A Ghanaian Offer Advice For Her Africa Trip - NPR
This week, first lady Melania Trump is embarking on a trip to Africa, with stops in Ghana, Kenya, Egypt and Malawi. Details of her itinerary were not initially ...

SI Swimsuit Destination: Must-see places in Kenya | SI.com - Sports Illustrated
Experience the full spectrum of beauty and adventure that Kenya has to offer! ...

The Lion King Is In The House: Kenya's Mahali Mzuri - Forbes
When Disney's The Lion King CG-animated redo of the classic film opens in June 2019, fans will be be able to experience "hakuna matata" all over again. ...

6 Kenyan missions abroad set to roll out e-passport issuance - Capital FM Kenya
NAIROBI, Kenya May 18 - Six Kenyan missions abroad are set to roll out the issuance of the new e-passport. The missions include Washington DC which, ...

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