Several local destinations received recognition at the 25th continental edition of the World Travel Awards last weekend in South Africa.
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Other Kenyan establishments that topped their respective categories include Diani Reef Beach Resort and Spa, Ol Pajeta Conservancy, Aberdare Country Club, Mount Kenya Safari Club, Villa Rosa Kempinski among others.
The company leverages high traffic of bookings to negotiate with airlines and hotels, capitalising on volumes rather than margins.
Chief Executive Officer of the Durban ICC, Lindiwe Rakharebe with MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs Sihle Zikalala at the awards ceremony.
Ol Pejeta’s human capital manager, Schola Waihenya said: "This prize validates our belief that conservation can and does work best when it benefits local communities."
The recognition during the 25th World Travel Awards (WTA) on Sunday boosts the reserve's global image as a top tourist destination.
South Coast's Diani Reef Hotel's officials from left Amitabh Acharya (Resort Manager),Chetan Suvarna (Director Sales and Marketing) and colleagues from a Sister Company, India's Zuri Hotels and Resorts pose in their Exhibition stand at Dubai durin...
This continental recognition has seen Kenya maintain its place as most desired tourism hub in Africa, the Standard reported on Monday, October 8.
Whether or not Kenya is a tourist destination of choice has never been in question; not when the country is endowed with such irresistible natural beauty like the Big Five that effortlessly attracts visitors.
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