Category Archives: Kenya

Go Africa Pass on sale now

SkyTeam has launched its new Go Africa Pass providing cost savings and flexibility on flights operated by Kenya Airways within Africa. The pass is available to business and leisure travelers flying with any of SkyTeam’s 15 member airlines on an intercontinental round-trip to Africa or a Go Round the World ticket.

Kenya Airways operates service to 45 African destinations in 36 countries including; Lagos, Nigeria; Accra, Ghana; Johannesburg, South Africa; Luanda, Angola; Dar es Salaam, Tanzania; Lusaka, Zambia; Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo and Cairo, Egypt.

Customers purchasing a Go Africa Pass can opt from a minimum of three to a maximum of 16 flight coupons. Fares are calculated based on the number of miles flown non-stop, offering discounts of up to 75% off standard fares, depending on the itinerary. Coupons have no minimum stay, open-jaw itineraries are permitted and passengers can stop in each city multiple times – giving them complete flexibility to plan their trips. The Go Africa Pass is available for sale now, for travel starting on or after March 1st.

Tourist warning: Coast of Kenya is not safe

Tourist authorities has changed its advice to tourists visiting the Kenyan coast following the kidnap of a French woman by Somali pirates. Advising against ‘all but essential travel to coastal areas within 150km of the Somali border’ following the attack by an armed gang in the Lamu archipelago. Previously it had advised against going within 60 kilometres of the border.


Lamu residents held a demonstration against the kidnappings.

More about kidnappings here.