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KENYA AIRWAYS CELEBRATES FIRST BLACK FEMALE BOEING 787 CAPTAIN IN THE WORLD

Apr 15, 2014

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All social change is forged by those with a pioneering spirit, those who are unafraid to topple barriers, conquer uncharted terrain and lay the groundwork for future generations. While history is full of examples of women’s triumphs, each individual has a story worth telling. One such pioneer is Kenya Airways’ very own Captain Irene Koki

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WILDERNESS BOTSWANA CAMPS SCORE HIGH IN ECOTOURISM CERTIFICATION

Apr 15, 2014

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Wilderness Safaris is proud to announce that over half its Botswana camps have achieved the highest grade of ecotourism certification from the Botswana Tourism Organisation (BTO). “As pioneers in sustainable ecotourism, we are delighted that year by year, more of our camps receive this important certification. It is extremely rewarding to work together with the

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SHANGRI-LA HOTELS AND RESORTS APPOINTS GERARD BASSET AS WINE AMBASSADOR

Apr 11, 2014

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Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts has appointed one of the most esteemed professionals in wine, Gerard Basset OBE, as their first wine ambassador.  The U.K.-based French native won the 2010 Best Sommelier in the World title and is the only person ever to simultaneously hold the Master of Wine, Master Sommelier and MBA Wine honours. Shangri-La

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THAILAND GEARS UP FOR SONGKRAN CELEBRATIONS

Apr 10, 2014

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If you’re travelling to Thailand in April, then you’re in for a festive time! It is during this time that the Thai Kingdom celebrates their New Year, more commonly known as Songkran – an event that marks the beginning of the solar calendar (it translates as ‘the passing of’). Dating back centuries, Songkran is a

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KENYA AIRWAYS AND KULULA.COM ANNOUNCE CODESHARE AGREEMENT

Apr 10, 2014

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Kenya Airways and South Africa’s only privately owned low fare airline today announced a bilateral code share agreement to seamlessly connect the carriers’ networks via OR Tambo International Airport. Kenya Airways intends to place their code (KQ) on all South African domestic routes currently serviced by kulula which include Cape Town, Durban, George and East

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