Africa the surprise hit destination for Brits for summer 2018
A booking site analysed searches made by Brits for holidays beyond the continent in July and August and discovered that demand for trips to Nairobi are up 156% and to Lagos by 96%.
26 days ago - Mail Online
Nonprofit builds lasting connections
AmericaShare, Micato Safaris' nonprofit arm, provides assistance and enrichment programs to the men, women and children who live in the Mukuru slum in Nairobi, Kenya. In the...
26 days ago - Travel Weekly
Black-White Supremacy in a Nairobi Mall
“I can't fucking stand these people. Can you?” “Excuse me?” I reply meekly. “Black people. I cannot stand black people.” Last weekend, in achingly hip Williamsburg, Brooklyn, I...
1 month ago - Vagabundo
Canadian Researchers Have Designed A Tool For Preventing HIV In Women
Photo, University of Waterloo. A new tool to help women prevent HIV is being developed by Canadian researchers. The research team, from theUniversities of Manitoba, Waterloo...
1 month ago - Health & Lifestyle
Explorer Benedict Allen recalls his holidays of a lifetime
Allen recounts the excitement felt during his first trip abroad to Normandy and his favourite holiday - when his pilot father flew him to Nairobi. And having a horrible time on...
1 month ago - Mail Online
SURFACING: Transportation Turned Performance Art: Nairobi's Matatu Crews
A growing community of people in Nairobi are reclaiming the city's bus culture using new practices, art and social media to combat negative stereotypes.
1 month ago - NY Times
Cleveland Airport is North America's Most Improved
The Airports Council International awarded Cleveland Hopkins International Airport the 2017 Airport Service Quality Award as the most improved airport in North America. It's...
1 month ago - Global Traveler
News: Mövenpick moves into Kenya with Nairobi property
Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts has made its debut in Kenya with the official opening of Mövenpick Hotel & Residences Nairobi.
1 month ago - Breaking Travel News
Researchers with the Akiba Mashinani Trust examine a map of Nairobi's Mukuru slum. In August 2017, activists succeeded in having the settlement designated as a special planning...
1 month ago - CG Compass
News: Kenya unveils tourism promotion plans as AHIF heads to Nairobi
In six months' time, Kenya will show itself off to the world with an unprecedented week of tourism promotion. During the first week of October, it will host the Africa Hotel...
1 month ago - Breaking Travel News
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Though it's not officially summer, it is officially summer tour season: Everyone from Taylor Swift to Kenny Chesney has already started elaborate concerts that will take them...
The rise and ignominious fall of Harvey Weinstein, in four acts
The news that Harvey Weinstein is planning to turn himself in to face criminal charges on sexual misconduct allegations delivered a jolt to the news cycle Thursday, a fitting...
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