Monthly Archives: December 2017

Strengthening Cultural Tourism for the SDGS

The rapid growth of cultural tourism is undeniably evident, and this, according to the UNWTO Secretary-General Taleb Rifai, “comes with increased responsibility to protect our cultural and natural assets, the very foundation of our societies and our civilizations”.Major stakeholders at … Read More

Jumia Targets 1M Products In 2018 To Be Your Online One-Stop-Shop

Jumia Kenya has announced that it projects to grow its product category by 2X more next year to 1M, to position the company as the only online one-stop-shop in Africa. This follows the recent success of Black Friday event which … Read More

Naguru Skyz Hotel, The Haven You Are Looking For In The City

After hearing several remarkable reviews from people that have been to Naguru Skyz hotel, one has no option but to drive towards Ntinda; seeking to see Kampala’s newest treasure. Located right at the top of Naguru Hill, you know as … Read More

Jumia Food Partners With Big Square And Pizza Mojo Outlets Across Nairobi

Jumia Food, Africa’s leading online food delivery service has announced a partnership with Big Square and Pizza Mojo, allowing customers in Nairobi to get meals delivered to their doorstep in less than one hour through the iOS/Android Jumia Food App … Read More

Technologies That Will Enhance Hotel Experience in 2018

As we look forward to closing the year, Jumia Travel takes a keen look at emerging and growing hotel technologies that will shape the new year. Voice Adaptation, anyone home? Voice is no doubt an ongoing craze across various industries; … Read More

Tourism’s Prominence Grows, As African Governments Position The Sector In Their Agenda

The tourism sector in Africa, which according to UNWTO saw an 8% increase in international arrivals in 2016, is progressively becoming prominent largely due to the increased commitment from governments. Possessing massive potential to foster positive change and transformation, it … Read More

Africa’s Top 12 Food Picks for 2017

The food buzz in relation to tourism is at its peak, especially as the end year festivities close in. Families and friends will gather to celebrate the various holidays such as Christmas, and as tradition dictates, authentic and customary foods … Read More

Capitalizing On The Health-Conscious Traveler

The year is ending on a high note, with most people checking off their lists for the achieved and not so well-done objectives set in January. On top of a majority’s list is in aspects of lifestyle, from eating healthy … Read More