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Kenya Vacations and Tourism Guide

Kenya Tourism and Travel: online guide for vacations to Kenya

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3/7/2010
Overall rating: 8

Surface:The total land area of Kenya is around 583,000 sq km.

Population:  The population of Kenya is 33,830,000 with an ethnic mix of 22%25 Kikuyu, 14%25 Luhya, 13%25 Luo, 12%25 Kalenjin, 11%25 Kamba, 6%25 Kisii, 6%25 Meru and 16%25 others.

System of government: Kenya has a republic government.

Capital: Nairobi, with a population of around 2,818,000 inhabitants, is the capital of Kenya.

Religion: 35%25 Protestant, 30%25 Roman Catholic, 30%25 Muslim, 5%25 others.

Official Language: The official language is English. Swahili is also spoken.

Government: Kenya has a republic government.

Climate: Kenya has a tropical climate. The coastal regions experience hot and humid conditions, while the inland stays cooler.

Units of measure and electricity: Kenya follows the metric system of measurement and the official electricity unit is 220V, 50 Hz.

Time Zone: The Kenyan standard time is GMT + 3.

Currency: Kenyan Shilling (1 € = 90.31 KES).

Travel documents required: Apart from the nationals of certain specified countries, all other nationals require a visa for travel to Kenya.


Edgar 11/3/2012 At 07:28
Kisumu 7
KISUMU is a very well located city with a high potential for growth. But I am worried the city planning does not favor the growth. If properly planned it can be a very beautiful place to be. Kisumu other than Mombasa should be a holyday destination for local and tourist. Kisumu despite being 3rd largest city in Kenya, it is perhaps the slowest in growth. Money circulation is too low, subjecting life to be very expensive to lower and middle class. Investment oportunities are also low, to add salt on pepper frequent violence eruptions is harting the allready fragile investment programmes. A lot need to be done to make Kisumu attractive. Edgar.

Nico 5/16/2013 At 18:46
Malindi 10
ROSADA is the best private beach in Malindi with breathtaking view of ocean, Italian Restaurant and Chirnguito Bar on the gorgeous white beach with soft sand and warm water of the Malindi Marine Park. Sunbathing, and SPA for your unforgettable experience. After dinner Lounge Music Bar every evening. Monday night Disco Beach Rosada is arguably the most romantic campsite on Earth; a perfectly natural solution if you’re wondering where to get married or just having your Exclusive Private Party on the White Beach (Wedding, Birthday, Anniversary or Event) Unlimited free WI-FI internet access.



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