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12/10/2017: Kenya triumphed at the 2017 World Travel Awards (WTA) scooping top awards in different categories. Kenya’s safari and beach products received a boost with the Maasai Mara Game Reserve being voted Africa’s leading national park and Diani beach as Africa’s leading beach destination The Kenya Tourism Board (KTB) also emerged as Africa’s top Tourism
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Kenya’s hospitality sector attracts investors

Kenya’s tourism is attracting investors in hospitality with a total of 13 hotels set to open their doors in the next five years. The steady growth of tourism demands additional beds and conference facility and the additional hotels will add the existing capacity by more than 2,400 rooms, according to a report by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).
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Kenya is a renowned sporting nation and athletics is her forte. Kenyan athletes have earned the country the title-Home of Champions as they represented the country as Olympic and Commonwealth champions: crossing the line mainly in first, second and third place. A snippet of our athletic champions include David Rudisha-the greatest 800m runner; Paul Tergat-cross
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Kenya positions herself as a premier honeymoon destination

Kenya is positioning herself as a premier wedding and honeymoon destination in the region. Kenya Tourism Board (KTB) says exclusive packages for honeymooners and wedding events have been developed to accommodate varied clientele who have an opportunity to visit different parts of the country. Last week, KTB participated in Bride and Groom Expo, hosted by
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World Under -18 athletics put Kenya on global map

KTB unveils programs to leverage the IAAF championships  Kenya Tourism Board is leveraging World Under-18 Athletics Championships planned for July 12-16 at Kasarani to showcase Kenya’s tourism products. Kenya will be hosting close to 3,000 athletes from more than 130 countries, and more than 300 journalists from local and international media that will be attending
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Magical Kenya Card pull up banner

The Kenya Tourism Board Partners with West Africa’s UBA Bank to Unveil Prepaid Travel Card Tuesday, 21 March, 2017: The Kenya Tourism Board (KTB) in partnership with the United Bank for Africa (UBA) has today launched the first Magical Kenya Prepaid Travel Card. The Magical Kenya Prepaid Travel Card is a culmination of the partnership
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A Simplified eVisa System Guide

1. Why the eVisa Most Governments world over are moving towards digitization of their operations. Online application makes it possible for visitors to get their Visa in advance hence removing the anxiety of whether one will be able will get it or not at the point of entry 2. The Online Application is complicated The
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