Tag: Mombasa

 

Mwaluganje Elephant Sanctuary

43 Kilometers south of Mombasa, In the Shimba Hills Forest lies Mwaluganje Elephant Sanctuary. It covers approximately 36 sq km. Managed by Kwale County. Initially, it was just a farm frequented by elephants, that caused massive crop destruction. The council decided to turn it into a  sanctuary in 1993. ItsRead More

Charter Incentive Rakes in 37 Million USD

Kenya has realized KSh. 3.7 billion in revenue value from the Charter Incentive Programme, the Cabinet Secretary for Tourism and Wildlife, Hon. Najib Balala has announced. The Tourism and Wildlife CS has announced that the Charter Incentive Programme – which has been extended to 2020, raked in nearly 18 timesRead More

Skal Congress to Boost Kenya’s Coast as a Conference Tourism Destination

Pride Inn Paradise Beach Resort Convention Centre & Spa in Mombasa will from today 17th October 2018 host the 79th Skal International World Congress. Dubbed “Congress on the Beach,” the 4-day conference has attracted over 500 participants from Skal clubs globally. Globally, Skal has 400 clubs throughout over 90 countriesRead More

The State and Potential of the Aviation Sector in Kenya

The aviation sector plays a critical role in the development of Kenya’s economy, which according to IATA, contributed 5.1% to the GDP (approximately Sh330 billion / $3.2 billion) in 2017. This is besides supporting about 620,000 jobs in various related sectors including tourism. In the recent Hospitality Report 2018, JumiaRead More

Travel Destinations Ugandans Love Most

Tourism is a big subject with so many layers that we could discuss and very often it goes hand in hand with travel. To be able to see and tour as many new places as possible and explore the world, one must be ready to travel. Whichever way you decideRead More