Despite Election Madness, Kenya Still Got About 100,000 International Arrivals Last Year

Kenya is becoming more and more of an attractive travel destination, its won several travel prizes and has featured on various magazines, leaving it as a bookmark destination. 

Kenya is mostly known for it’s wildlife, and more recently for its nightlife, and continues to be a favorite among internationals who come into the country.

Statistics by the Kenya Tourism Board shows that tourist arrivals from the US increased from 82,363 visitors in 2016 to 95,771 between January and October 2017.

Even so,  with last years tension during the election period and occasional violence erupting in the streets, tourism didn’t slow down significatly and in fact beat it’s own records from 2016.