Monthly Archives: August 2017

Jumia Travel Uganda Partners With Blu Cruise

Jumia Travel Uganda, with the aim to continue providing quality and efficient services for it’s clientele has struck a partnership with Blu-Cruise to provide transport services to all those who book hotels and flights on the site. Provision of the … Read More

Unlocking Africa’s Potential Through Tourism: The Role of Online Travel

The services sector, in particular tourism, is one of the major contributors to Africa’s economy through such functions as providing foreign exchange and employment. It is therefore crucial that governments and the private sector are increasingly working together to grow … Read More

Tourism Stakeholders React To Sector’s Performance Post Elections

With diminutive effect from the elections anxiety, Kenya’s tourism sector has withstood the pressures of uncertainties that resulted to some tourists having to hold their travel plans. As one of the most volatile sectors, tourism stakeholders remain obliged to Kenyans … Read More

Discover Uganda’s Top Five Snacks

One of the most fascinating things about Uganda is its various cuisines across the country from the different regions. North, South, East to Western Uganda. Each region is characterized by a different type of food. Today we focus on easy … Read More

Nairobi Leads in Africa with a 22% Rise in Domestic Air Travel Capacity

Nairobi is the only city in Africa whose airports are recording higher growth for domestic capacity than that of international capacity,with a 22% boost. This is according to a new report by ForwardKeys, which compares Nairobi’s trend to most of … Read More

Nyege Nyege Festival is Back!

Music is a powerful force. Music and Sports are the two activities that can get people from near, far, rich, poor, young, old, women, men and children together. It is such a beautiful creation of God, it inspires many to … Read More

Jumia Travel Participated in the Annual Uganda Hotels Expo

Between the 4th and 6th of August Jumia Travel Uganda had quite the eventful weekend at the Hotels and Restaurants Expo at Hotel Africana. The Uganda Hotels & Restaurants Expo is a national-wide celebration of Ugandan Beverage Companies (Food & … Read More

My Encounter with Gambit, the Legendary Dolphin

A blustery morning as showers of rain fall on Durban’s Golden Mile. Surfers brace the waves oblivious of the stunned onlookers. Past the bustling vessels on Durban Port, some docking and others setting sail; I reach the mighty uShaka Marine … Read More