Lake Bunyonyi

Uganda Ranks 4th Among Rough Guides’ Top 2017 Destinations

The latest ranking of the Rough Guides has indicated that Uganda is fourth among the top ten travel destinations of the year 2017 after...
Congo Mountain Gorilla

DR Congo Gorilla Tourism Gaining Momentum

Following an increase of Rwanda Gorilla permit costs, travellers have decided to get alternative gorilla trekking destinations in Uganda and Democratic Republic of Congo....
Wildebeest Migration

2017 Great Wildebeest Migration is On!

The Greatest Wildlife Show on earth is here with us. The Migration of wildebeest and zebras have now entered the Mara. Every indication shows...
Manyara Lodge

andBeyond Reacts to Tanzania Concession Fee Increase

Further to &Beyond’s statement of 23 May 2017, covering the proposed implementation of the increased concession fee by Tanzania National Parks (TANAPA); we are...
Madaraka Express

Kenya Launches MADARAKA EXPRESS Train

The Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) passenger train dubbed the 'Madaraka Express' began its maiden journey to Nairobi on 31st May with President Uhuru Kenyatta...
Rwanda Gorillas

Rwanda Increases Gorilla Permit Tarriffs

Rwanda has increased the prices of its sought-after gorilla permits from US$750 to a whopping US$1500 with immediate effect. Here is a press release...
Kenya Safari Lions

Kenya Wildlife Service Scraps Cash Payment in National Parks

The Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) has eliminated cash payments at all State-owned national parks and wildlife sanctuaries. This directive will start from 27th January...
Air Kenya

Air Kenya & Coastal Aviation Join Hands on Masai Mara Serengeti Service

Airkenya and Coastal Aviation (TZ) have signed an interline agreement for transfer of passengers between the Serengeti National Park and the Masai Mara National...
Aviation Industry

ICAO: Traffic and Profitability Grows in Air Transport in 2016

Preliminary figures released on January 2, 2015, by the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) indicated that the total number of passengers carried on scheduled...
Ethiopian Airlines

Ethiopian Airlines’ Dominance Could End as New Policy Favors Private Airlines

A new aviation policy has been prepared by the Ethiopian Civil Aviation Authority (ECAA) and the document is said to encourage large scale investment...