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Bangkok

City of Angels

Be dazzled by gilded royal palaces and bustling temples in the South-East Asian hub of Bangkok Glance down on the city as your flight lands and you might note a…

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Dream destinations

Fancy a trip aboard Kenya Airways’ new B-787 Dreamliner? We asked Paris Guidebook expert Mike Gerrard to plan some dream itineraries…  The Dreamliner plane is designed to put the fun…

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Behind the scenes

The long-awaited arrival of Kenya Airways’ first Dreamliner was a cause for celebration in Nairobi. Jackson Biko delves behind the scenes to find out about the 787’s journey so far…

Football

World Cup 2014

The dance is samba, not pata-pata; the instrument of choice is a pandeiro or cuica, not a vuvuzela, and the football fans singing in the streets are Brazilian not South…

Amsterdam

Water world

Explore the elegant, ubiquitous waterways of the Dutch capital in the first of our new series helping you discover the world’s most iconic sights with Kenya Airways Water, water everywhere……

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10 Quotes of Wisdom

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” Nelson Mandela “Until the lion learns how to write, every story will glorify the hunter. It’s…

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10 Influential Musicians

The African artists who got the world moving, by Josaya Wasonga 1 Siti Binti Saad Taarab, Tanzania From Mtumwa to Mtume. Born in 1880 in Zanzibar, binti Saad was nicknamed…

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10 Stunning Places to Stay

The pick of the pillows… 1 Tribe Nairobi, Kenya Tribe is more of an art installation than a hotel. It’s minimalist, modern, alternative and exceptionally stylish. Expect surprises: towering atriums,…

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10 Great Business Minds

Movers, shakers and big money-makers, by Dinfin Mulupi 1 Michael Joseph MD of Mobile Money, Vodafone PLC Described as the father of mobile money, Michael Joseph knows the perfect ingredients…

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10 Amazing Animals

The wild icons of Africa, by the Born Free Foundation 1 African elephant Loxodonta africana • Distribution: Elephants live in 38 countries in sub-Saharan Africa. Drastic population decline due to…