Monthly Archives: June 2015

Six Steps to Capitalizing On Social Media as a Marketing Tool

Since  inception, social media has evolved from a platform traditionally used to catch up with family and friends to phenomenal sites that are shaping ways in which news is disseminated and assimilated, to fertile grounds for brands to reach out … Read More

Kisumu; a City of Nourishment

Kisumu, A gorgeous city in Kenya is home to the beautiful Lake Victoria; the world’s second largest fresh-water lake in and source of the mighty River Nile. This stunning city is located in the western part of Kenya. The name … Read More

8 Almost Free Things to Do Along the East African Coast

Gone are the days when we would all save a lifetime for a two-day vacation, the internet of things has made it known to all and sundry that you can still live the dream without breaking an arm and a … Read More

9 Top Budget Travel Tips for Your next Vacation

The recession may be getting tougher than projected, and the times a little bit rough on our pockets. Still whether flipping the pages in Conde Nast, browsing through Jumia Travel, or reading various travel review sites; India is still as … Read More

Six Tips for Traveling During the Holy Month of Ramadan

Ramadan Mubarak! The moon has been spotted and our Muslim brethren are on for a month of fasting, kindness and self-sacrifice. But what about the Traveler? This season may call for more than just the usual suitcase for the business … Read More

Jovago Launches 24 – Hour Customer Service Center

Jumia Travel, Africa’s leading online hotel booking website has launched their 24-hour customer service center in their Nairobi regional offices. The 24-hour contact center will provide booking services, customer advice as well as support through both Live Chat and the … Read More

Alluring Arusha: A Gateway for the Free Spirited!

Arusha, the fourth largest town in Tanzania offers more than a conducive, almost predictable climate; it is the safari capital of northern Tanzania, and acts as the gateway to Mt Meru and Kilimanjaro, expeditions to Arusha and Tarangire National Parks, … Read More

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The Big Five Series – The Elephant

Swahili Name: Ndovu or Tembo Maasai Name: Oltome Scientific Name: Loxodonta Africana Height: 2.5m to 4m Weight: Male – 5 to 6 Tonnes, Female – 2.5 to 3.5 tonnes Lifespan: 60 years Gestation Period: 22 months; have one young Length … Read More