Nigeria

2017 Africa Hospitality Report

Tourism and hospitality Industry patterns in Africa. Jumia Travel & Accor Hotels give insights into Africa’s Hospitality Industry, 2017. Tourism in Africa is essential for both international and intra-border trade; apart from serving as a major employer by contributing 1 … Read More

Kenya: International Air Arrivals on Steady Growth Curve

Nairobi, 22nd March | Kenya beat rivals South Africa and Egypt, on the leading African destinations for international arrivals in a new report released by flight monitoring company, ForwardKeys. The report, which compares flight reservation data from more than 16 … Read More

Foodie-cation Guide To The World

A foodie is any person that loves food. Everyone in the world qualifies to be one, but an actual foodie is that who will go the extra mile for good food as well as willing to be adventurous with the … Read More

Ne-yo’s Beautiful Monster and Black Coffee’s Home Brew Sets Durban on Fire During the Essence Festival Week

The Essence Festival is a genius import from Durban’s American sister city-New Orleans. The event marked its African debut in the South African city with a high profile-list of speakers such as comedian Steve Harvey,British rapper and singer Estelle, grammy … Read More

Uganda is Kenya’s Leading Source Market, While USA Beats UK to the top Position

In a surprising turn of events, Uganda took the lead as Kenya’s top source market in Africa, while Germany and Italy tail the numbers globally. According to data from the Kenya Tourism Board (KTB), The Pearl almost doubled her score … Read More

Jumia Travel Launches “Travel Wednesday”

Nairobi, 20th December, 2016 – Following the successful 2016 Black Friday campaign, Jumia Travel has launched a campaign dubbed “Travel Wednesday” running every Wednesday to Friday on the company’s official website. The campaign’s main objective is to carry on readily … Read More

Celebrating World Tourism Day In Uganda

“Ever since its inception, World Tourism Day is celebrated on 27 September to foster awareness among the international community of the importance of tourism and its social, cultural, political and economic value. As the official day set aside in the … Read More

Voluntourism: Seven Guides to Ensuring It’s Worth the Sacrifice

Day in day out, the travel industry continues to evolve; birthing and nurturing good and evil, beautiful and ugly in equal measures. Among the growing trends travel advisors at Jumia Travel are observing is the increasing number of travelers who … Read More