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Jumia Travel Gives Insights into Kenya’s Hospitality Industry, 2018

The Travel and Hospitality Sector in Kenya is essential for driving growth, providing foreign exchange, and creating employment to thousands of Kenyans. In 2017 the industry supported 1.1 million jobs (9% of total employment), and by end of 2018 the … Read More

The Use of Web Video in Promoting Travel and Tourism

Web video marketing is no longer an eccentric concept especially in the travel and tourism industry. It is a vital tool that has made it possible for travelers to virtually visit a destination before traveling to it physically, learning of … Read More

Where to go Camping in Nairobi this Easter

Nairobi, being the economic powerhouse of East Africa, is defined by an ever-changing skyline brought about by the architectural marvels; setting the trend for the new business hotels such as Ibis Styles. As such, camping in Nairobi may sound as … Read More

Five Ways to Keep your Carbon Footprint Low While Traveling

Apart from the positive impact as a leading economic frontier and the fastest growing sector, tourism also accounts for 5-12% of global greenhouse emissions through related activities such as travel, adventure and comfort amenities. Although most stakeholders are aware of … Read More

Six Last-minute Easter Break Road Trips for Families

This year, Easter comes with an additional gift for families on school-term break; if you have some days saved up from your annual leave, then you can easily extend the holiday to catch up with Labor Day! Not possible? Then … Read More

Minister Balala, Jumia Travel Boss to Discuss Technology in the Upcoming UNWTO Convention in Madrid

Event will also mark the presentation of this year’s theme, that seeks to promote sustainable development tourism. Nairobi, 11th January, 2017: Tourism Minister Hon. Najib Balala and Jumia Travel CEO, Paul Midy are part of the African ministerial panel that … Read More

Six Holiday Hacks For Introverts

The sting of being an introvert is perhaps felt most during the festive period; from corporate end of year parties, department mixers, family gatherings and endless dinner invitations. It can therefore be overwhelming for folks who prefer their own space, … Read More

Getting Ready for the Holiday Season; Tips to a Fault-free Celebration

The holiday season is back again, the shiny lights are already up the malls, retailers have changed their pitch to ‘amazing discounts’ while radio stations have revised their playlists to cue in carols and other merry-making tunes. However busy you … Read More