Category Archives: Tourisme

Création pour la toute première fois d’une plate forme numérique de cartographie des hôtels et lieux touristiques

Selon le directeur Général du tourisme au Burundi  Léonidas Habonimana, la création de la plate forme numérique permettra aux visiteurs tant nationaux qu’internationaux d’accéder à toute information sur les 126 sites touristiques  et 516 hôtels que compte le Burundi.

KQ’s $40m loss eats into capital base

National carrier Kenya Airways narrowed its net losses by 28.8 per cent to Ksh4 billion ($40 million) in the half year ended June, but the improved performance was not enough to stop the airline from sinking back into negative capital position.

BBIN report reveals hotel occupancy rate in Burundi is 10%

Pierre Claver Nduwumwami, Director General of Burundi Business Incubator, says the hotel occupancy rate is very low as the number of tourists who come to Burundi is very low. “The purchasing power of domestic customers who occupy rooms in hotels is low,” he says.

Kigali Marriott Hotel Clinches Two Awards At The World Travel Awards, Africa

KIGALI: Kigali Marriott Hotel ( was recognized as Rwanda’s Leading Business Hotel and Rwanda’s Leading City Hotel at the prestigious World Travel Awards, Africa 2017.

Doing it for Ghana: Man’s epic 4,900-mile road trip from Paris to Accra

Top 10 Places to Visit in East Africa

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Here at Krochet Kids intl. we are lucky enough to call multiple locations “home”. From our sunny HQ in Southern California to our empowerment projects in both Uganda and Peru, we commit to rooting ourselves in each of these places. We’re fortunate that our mission of empowerment takes us near and far – Our Director of Development, Sean, spent four years working in Krochet Kids Uganda and traveling across East Africa. He returned from his time in Uganda with incredible stories of impact, change, and an impressive list of the top 10 places to visit in East Africa.

The women behind the Philippines’ bubbling craft beer scene


The idea hatched about six years ago, while Javier was working in San Diego, California.
After tasting her first craft beer, she was hooked — but she loved more than just the taste.
Javier also saw a unique business opportunity.

First tourist trip around the moon planned for 2018



SpaceX has announced it plans to launch two paying passengers on a tourist trip around the moon next year.

Two private citizens have paid money to be sent around the moon next year in what would mark the furthest humans have ever travelled to deep space, according to US tech company SpaceX.

Satao, one of the last ‘giant tusker’ elephants, killed in Kenya


A rare African elephant – one of the continent’s oldest and largest – died in a suspected poaching incident, a conservation group has said.

One of Rwanda’s imported lions dead, officials rule out foul play


Rwanda has ruled out foul play in the death of one of the seven lions imported in 2015 as part of efforts to boost tourism in the Akagera National Park.