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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 this fact, most are quite uncertain of curbing measures that they can adopt to ease …


Online Reviews Key Driver in Customer Purchase Decision

Customers reviews are viewed as unbiased and truthful, therefore forming the initial stop-by for buyers. Traders across different spheres of the global economy confess to a love-hate relationship with online reviews, but according to Invesp, a marketing retail and analytics firm, 90% of consumers read online reviews before placing an order or making a purchase. …


Jovago & SiteMinder Partnership

Nairobi, Kenya–Africa’s No.1 hotel booking website,, has announced it’s partnership with SiteMinder, the hotel industry’s leading cloud platform. The agreement enlists among the more than 300 channels integrated with SiteMinder’s Channel Manager, which will enable mutual hotel clients to seamlessly update their inventory and room rates on the booking portal. “We aim to …


Travel Accessories: These are the New Fads That you Need to Put to Test

From speedy navigation, to more comfortable transit and improved experienced; there’s an accessory or tech gadget developed every new season to make the life of the wanderlust even easier. Here is a top-list of the most useful and sort-after tech-ccessories, by trip advisors at, an online hotel booking company. Pocket size laundry bag A …

Hotels Technology

Growth of Mobile Payments in the Hospitality Industry Boosting Revenue

Travelers found to favor mobile payments as industry players embrace the fast-growing trend. The growth of mobile financial services in Kenya has created quite a buzz across continents in the last few years; with analysts placing the exponential sector way above ‘conventional’ banking services as more and more people embrace the wave of convenience. Opinion …


Seven Tips for Effective Destination Marketing

Destination marketing is a process aimed at influencing potential visitors to travel to a certain location, thereby influencing their preferences. This involves showcasing the destination as having an edge against its rivals, exploring its competitive products and promoting value-added services and actions beneficial to both visitor and resident. Here, as lists below are some …


A New Feature on

Jovago has announced yet a new and unique feature through incorporation of Kiswahili language on its website. The move is in alignment of the company’s objective in creating online convenience through easy and faster bookings. The adoption of the region’s lingua franca on the platform will offer over a hundred million Swahili speaking people with …


Jovago Patners with Kenatco

Jovago has signed a partnership with national taxi service company, KENATCO TAXIS LIMITED that will see both companies collaborate to bolster convenience for anyone traveling in Kenya. This agreement comes a few weeks after the company launched customized packages with local air carrier, Safari Link, with the same objective of creating convenience, speed and effectiveness …

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