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Kenya Airways reduces frequency of New York service

Effective Jan. 15, the carrier will operate between JFK and Nairobi five times per week, down from the current seven.

12/06/2018 01:40 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


A&K unveils renovated Sanctuary Sun Boat IV

The 36-cabin vessel, which sails between Aswan and Luxor, has been refittted with teak flooring and contemporary art deco features in colors that reflect the surrounding desert.

12/05/2018 10:55 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Prime primate viewing at three East Africa lodges

During a weeklong stay, reporter Bart Beeson visited three of Volcanoes Safaris' lodges in East Africa, experience some of the other activities they offer and, of course, see the gorillas.

11/30/2018 10:25 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Africa's largest suspension bridge opens in Mozambique

The bridge significantly cuts travel time and conditions for visitors to the southern part of the country.

11/30/2018 08:35 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Ethiopian Airlines set to debut L.A.-Africa nonstop

The flight from LAX to Addis Ababa, with a stop in Togo, is set to commence on Dec. 17.

11/30/2018 08:30 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Boutique hotel to open near Victoria Falls

The 19-suite Mbano Manor Hotel is expected to open its doors in Zimbabwe in 2019.

11/30/2018 08:20 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Uganda adds gorillas to its trekking program

Three new gorilla families have been incorporated into the program in the Bwindi Impenetrable National Park.

11/30/2018 08:05 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


City thrills and bush digs on South Africa swing

Relaxation is welcome at Thula Thula's tented camp following urban exploration in Johannesburg and Durban.

11/16/2018 11:50 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


RwandAir's Yvonne Manzi Makolo

The airline's CEO talks about its U.S. plans and about being a female executive in a male-dominated industry.

11/06/2018 02:05 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Want to help save African wildlife? Visit Africa.

In an era when purpose-driven, transformative experiences are the ultimate travel luxury, a visit to Africa should be at the top of any traveler's list.

11/06/2018 01:00 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


New York-Nairobi flight builds on Kenya's tourism comeback

The Oct. 28 launch of the first nonstop flight between the two cities coincides with a welcome increase in U.S. travelers to the East African nation.

11/06/2018 10:05 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Kenya Airways celebrates inaugural U.S. flight

The carrier has launched the first nonstop flight from Nairobi to New York, a 14-hour flight on a Boeing 787 Dreamliner.

10/31/2018 03:40 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Destinations urged to take heed when tourists overwhelm locals

There are no easy solutions to managing or getting ahead of overtourism, but one crucial step is measuring the pulse of the local community.

10/31/2018 11:40 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Maldives ecoresort debuts package for single travel

The Solo Travel Package at Gili Lankanfushi is available starting in January.

10/26/2018 08:05 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Island-hopping in Madagascar's magnificent Nosy Be archipelago

An inactive volcano and some very active lemurs and sea turtles are just some of the things visitors will discover on this small cluster of islands off Africa's coast.

10/26/2018 07:55 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Airlift from Africa is on the upswing

Ethiopian Airways introduced a flight to Chicago in June, and Kenya Airways and RwandAir will soon launch flights to New York.

10/25/2018 10:55 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Maasai Mara lodge adds a photo studio

The Angama Photographic Studio at the Angama Mara lodge will host tutorials and editing sessions with the lodge's wildlife photographer.

10/25/2018 10:50 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Wilderness Safaris offers lion tracking in Namibia

The Travel With Purpose itinerary will enable six guests to track desert lions in Damaraland and engage with the communities that live alongside them to explore the human/wildlife conflict first-hand.

10/25/2018 09:00 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Natural Selection to open its first lodge in South Africa

The seven-room Lekkerwater Beach Lodge is set to open in April in De Hoop Nature Reserve, home to some of the world’s best land-based whale watching.

10/25/2018 12:30 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Highest-risk countries for travelers

Drum Cussac, a global security consultancy, ranked Syria the riskiest country in the world on its 2019 World Risk Map, based on 20 risk markers grouped under five categories: security, political, medical, environmental and infrastructural.

10/19/2018 01:00 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]