Monthly Archives: April 2022

Need Soul Food? Try These 4 Restaurants in Miami – Where You Might Spot a Celebrity | Carla Saint Louis

Soul food, a form of African-American cuisine that originated in the South, is a staple in Miami. These four restaurants specialize in its American and/or Caribbean forms. Bar One – Set on the marina, this restaurant promises two things: stunning water views and a menu filled with impressive meat and …

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Top 5 Most Popular Jamaican Restaurants in Lexington, Kentucky | restaurant review

This list is based on feedback from previous customers. Unsplash 5. Hola Cuban Havana Trying to find a restaurant that serves authentic Jamaican or Cuban cuisine? Hola Havana Cuban is the place for you. Not only is there a warm atmosphere and friendly staff, but the food is excellent. The …

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Crypto.com Formula 1® Miami Grand Prix participating restaurants and partners bring a taste of South Florida to the track

South Florida Motorsports (SFM) is bringing the best food and beverage deals to the Crypto.com Formula 1® Grand Prix of Miami from May 6-8, 2022. The South Florida region is famous for its bar and club culture. restaurants and on the race weekend, track attendees will have the opportunity to …

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Seven of the best new restaurants to try in Dubai

Dubai’s ever-changing food scene is hard to keep up with. With new restaurants opening every week, foodies in the city are never short of a new place to try. If you’re planning on eating out this Eid, we’ve rounded up some of the newest places in Dubai that should be …

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The World’s 50 Best Restaurants Name Winners ‘Champions of Change 2022’

The prestigious World’s 50 Best Restaurants announced its 2022 “Champions of Change” winners on April 25. It is about recognizing people in the hospitality industry who have inspired the world through their positive actions towards those in need. The award which was instituted in 2021 will be awarded to two …

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Missouri Divided Senate Supports Use of Food Stamps at Restaurants | app

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A divided Missouri Senate narrowly passed legislation Thursday that could allow thousands of elderly, disabled and homeless residents to spend government benefits on food stamps at restaurants — which is currently only allowed in a handful of states. The legislation exposed deep divisions in the …

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African Culture Festival to promote women’s beach soccer

The festival is set to take place in Stone Town in Zanzibar next month, to commemorate Africa Month from May 23-29. Hassan Mzee, CEO of the Zanzibar Tour Operators Association, revealed in Dar es Salaam yesterday that he was briefing the press on the general plans for the festival. Mzee …

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African Restaurants to Try with Kids Around Seattle

Curt Small and his 16-year-old daughter Olivia enjoy Marrakech Rituals in downtown Seattle. (Photo by Joshua Huston) Finding Far Africa fares is easy in the Puget Sound region where the East African population (currently around 40,000) is growing rapidly. In fact, approximately 55,000 East Africans and 78,000 immigrants from the …

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Happy Easter for Vic Falls Hotels

the herald business journalist Hotel occupancy levels in Victoria Falls averaged 50% over the Easter holiday period this year, the highest in four years, buoyed by local visitors, industry players said . Domestic tourism is geared towards a range of local experiences, particularly day trips and weekends, as well as …

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Duetto Selected as Preferred Revenue Solutions Provider for the World’s Leading Hotels

Duetto is pleased to announce that it has been selected as the preferred Revenue Management System (RMS) vendor for The Leading Hotels of the World (LHW). LHW is the largest collection of independent luxury properties, with over 400 member hotels in over 80 destinations. Digital transformation is an important goal …

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Zimbabwe: Restaurants embrace First Lady’s call for traditional foods

There has been a growing appetite for traditional African cuisine following First Lady Auxillia Mnangagwa’s programs promoting indigenous dishes, which have high nutritional and medicinal properties. Local hotels and restaurants are accepting the First Lady’s call to include more traditional dishes on their menus. One such hotel is the Villa …

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Top 5 Most Popular American Restaurants in Rochester, Minnesota | restaurant review

This list is based on feedback from previous customers. Unsplash Rochester offers the best seafood and exceptional American cuisine. If you are looking for a place to enjoy delicious food, the section below will guide you to the 5 most popular American restaurants in the city. 5. Southern Newt Newt’s …

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Restaurants and retailers hit by global cooking oil shortage

For months, Istanbul restaurant Tarihi Balikca has tried to absorb soaring prices for the sunflower oil it uses to fry fish, squid and mussels. But in early April, with oil prices nearly four times higher than they were in 2019, the restaurant finally raised prices. Now even some long-time customers …

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The 10 Most Beautiful Black-Owned Hotels Around the World

Between Airbnb, hostels, hotels, and traditional bed and breakfasts, travelers have countless accommodation options when traveling the world. There’s a hotel for every type of experience a traveler might want, and with enough research, you can even support black hotel entrepreneurs in the process. From Virginia to Marrakech, if you …

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The Best Greek Restaurants in NJ, According to New Jersey Locals

Greek cuisine is one of the healthiest and tastiest options we have in the Garden State. Every year we join our extended family and friends for “Greek Easter”. Pete and Elena host Summit every year and we look forward to the event. From lamb sausage to souvlaki and slow roasted …

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Barrows Hotels steps into the airport hotel market

Barrows (www.BarrowsHotels.com), the provider of hotel investments and hotel advisory services in the Middle East and Africa, is entering the airport hotel market. Airport hotels are the guarantee of a high occupancy rate and solid income for institutional investors. Airport hotels are one-of-a-kind items to invest in. Located in high …

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WORLD’S TOP 50 RESTAURANT AWARDS ANNOUNCE 2022 CHAMPIONS OF CHANGE

50 Best today announces its three 2022 Champions of Change, hospitality heroes who are creating positive change for their communities through their work. An award launched last year to celebrate the industry’s unsung heroes, in 2022 the accolade is given to two individuals and a pair who lead meaningful action …

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Government officials spent R1.4 billion on parties, dinners and hotels during lockdown: report

South African government officials, including ministers and deputy ministers, spent more than R1.4 billion on food, accommodation and entertainment over three years, starting in May 2019, when the president Cyril Ramaphosa has taken office. The political party said information obtained through a series of parliamentary questions revealed that over the …

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First look inside Jikoni, one of Bristol’s newest restaurants

Couple and co-founders James Hillier and Iman Salat are delighted to bring the flavors of East Africa to Bristol A Bristol-based East African restaurant has officially opened its doors to the masses. Since his start March 2Jikoni serves up a slice of East Africa on one plate, offering a wonderful …

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Best luxury hotels in Lido di Venezia 2022

This narrow strip of island offers a dream base from which to explore the historic center of Venice (just ten minutes away by water taxi), without staying in its compact and bustling heart. Guests can also enjoy the benefits of a seaside break, with plenty of opportunities for swimming and …

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DMAC celebrates African culture – NewsDay Zimbabwe

BY CHIEDZA MAZHANGARADESTINY Mineral and Agricultural Consultancy Lifestyle Center (DMAC) is hosting Friday Cultural Day today to celebrate the African narrative through culture at its Harare office. In an interview with NewsDay Life & StyleDMAC Executive Chairman Vimbai Chakanetsa said the event would showcase culture through song, dance and African …

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How can South African communities recover from deadly floods?

After a week of relentless rain and punishing mudslides, residents of the Durban area of ​​South Africa are now turning their attention to rebuilding. The historic flood, which destroyed nearly 4,000 homes and claimed 448 lives, caused one of deadliest natural disasters in the history of the country. In an …

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Caribbean Vegan Restaurants in Toronto You Must Try

In a word association game, if someone says “Caribbean food,” the immediate response will likely be “jerk chicken.” But there’s a history of plant-based cuisine on the islands and it’s one where Caribbean vegetarian and vegan restaurants in Toronto can thrive. One of the first take-out restaurants to fill the …

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International awards should not speak for African culture

In 2019, the Canadian rapper Duck won “Best Rap Song” at the GRAMMYS. In his viral celebratory speech which is etched in the sands of time, he uttered the following words; “I want to take this opportunity while I’m here to talk to all the kids watching this aspiring to …

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“Afro Friday” to celebrate the richness of African culture – Lindenlink

The Lindenwood community will have the chance to explore the rich culture of the African continent on Friday, April 22. The Residence Hall Association is hosting an “Afro Night” event from 7-9 p.m. at the Evans Dining Hall on Friday. Students and the whole Lindenwood community will be able to …

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Keisha Lance Bottoms Refused Service: Time to Admit Restaurants Have a Racist Dress Code Problem

Over the weekend, Keisha Lance Bottoms, the former mayor of Atlanta, fired a one sentence tweet punctuated with a shrug emoji: “Just got turned away at @CapitalGrille at Perimeter Mall because I have leggings on.” Commenters, including Atlanta news anchor Kristin Holloway, quickly responded with dress code screenshots posted on …

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8 Must-Try Places for BBQ, Soul Food, Korean, Indian, and More

Aurora’s incredible food scene is constantly invigorated by people on the go “Gateway to the Rockies”, as the nearby city of Denver is called, became a landing point for African Americans arriving from the southern United States due to “The Great Migration”, and continues to be called home by asylum …

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The Best Restaurants to Eat in Brooklyn’s Bushwick Neighborhood

A mecca for artists, creatives and foodies, Brooklyn’s Bushwick neighborhood is a destination for nightlife, street art and, of course, dining. Originally a farming community, the image of Bushwick you may know today is quite industrial. Indeed, dozens of factories were erected in the neighborhood during the 1850s and 1860s, …

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Radisson targets 150 hotels in Nigeria, others

Radisson Hotel Group Africa Regional Director Bert Fol said the brand plans to expand its hotel business in Nigeria and other African countries by 100 to 150 hotels by 2025. He also said the company would double its presence and operations in Nigeria during the period. According to him, Nigeria …

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Five of the best vineyard restaurants

Oenological dinner in Waiheke Tantalus Estate in Waiheke, New Zealand On May 1, New Zealand will open its borders to international tourism – exciting news for those who find happiness among its countless beaches, coastlines and plentiful vineyards. Mine is Waiheke, an island in the Hauraki Gulf of the North …

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The south-west town home to one of Britain’s coolest new hotels

Set in a historic building, all rusty distressed walls and art deco drinks carts, it has an ‘East End squat meets Cotswolds five-star inn’ feel. The café-lounge-cocktail is surreal suspended between the seasons: a cozy fire crackles in a room decorated with veranda rattan armchairs and autumnal heather. Despite the …

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Best hotels in Africa 2022: Top 10 biggest and most luxurious

Top 10 Best Hotels in Africa: Africa is unlike any other continent. The diversity of this great continent contains enormous beauty. So much so that those with a thirst for knowledge are constantly wondering where to start. Choosing the best hotels in Africa is difficult. In recent years, the African …

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The 38 best restaurants in Berlin

Despite its formidable cultural scene (especially when it comes to music and art), the German capital has never really been considered a serious gastronomic city. The city isn’t brimming with glamorous foodie destinations with international acclaim, especially compared to other top destinations in Europe – but that comparison is exactly …

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Parisian restaurants that offer excellent Haitian cuisine

The French capital may be best known for its croissants or croque-monsieurs, but the city offers plenty of tasty Haitian dishes. Share this article HAiti’s culture and history are inextricably linked to France, and the two countries have ties that date back more than 400 years. In the 17th century, …

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FESTAC 2022 to boost trade and showcase African culture in Zanzibar

FESTAC Africa 2022 organizers say the event will boost trade and showcase the richness of African cultures. A statement titled “Africa’s Biggest Event Loadout” said it would be held in Zanzibar from May 22-29, 2022. It read: “FESTAC Africa 2022, Zanzibar, to be held May 22-29, 2002, ushers in a …

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Break the Ramadan fast with iftar at two Detroit restaurants

Baobab Fare and Saffron De Twah restaurants are teaming up to host an iftar dinner. The two restaurants’ paired dinner menu options will take place at Twah’s Saffron, 7636 Gratiot Ave., Detroit. After:During Ramadan in Dearborn, the food comes out at night After:Here are 2 easy ways to boil hard-boiled …

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Americans’ spending on stores and restaurants hit a new high in March as inflation hit a 41-year high

Americans continued to spend big throughout March, effectively avoiding inflation problems and pumping more fuel into the US economic engine. Spending by retailers and restaurants rose 0.5% last month to a record $665.7 billion, the Census Bureau said Thursday. Economists polled by Bloomberg had expected sales to rise 0.6%. The …

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‘Over 250’ dead as floods ravage South African communities

The rains, which started on Monday, caused flooding in communities in South Africa’s Kwazulu-Natal province. On Wednesday, Sipho Hlomuka, Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, was quoted as saying the death toll from the flood had risen to 259. Described by the KwaZulu-Natal provincial government as “one of the …

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TreviPay, the Choice Hotels team on in-app payments

TreviPay has entered the world of corporate accommodation, offering its integrated payment solution through a collaboration with Choice Hotels. “To bring greater simplicity, flexibility and support to the financial management of business travel, TreviPay’s solution allows companies booking business travel with Choice Hotels to select a billing option, so travelers …

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When Jackie Robinson joined baseball, black players were still banned from hotels until this man intervened

Six decades ago, during Major League Baseball’s 1961 spring training season, Ralph Melvin Wimbish, an African-American doctor from St. hotels and team officials to integrate player accommodation and allow the entire team to live under one roof, the story goes. A civil rights pioneer, Wimbish would help bring spring training …

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Top-tier hotels have yet to recover after Covid measures were lifted

By JOINT REPORT East Africa’s hospitality industry is grappling with an operational crisis that has shut down popular global brands and slowed new investment. The Covid-19 pandemic has wreaked havoc on the industry as governments imposed lockdowns and travel restrictions, but this only compounded the inherent issues that hoteliers were …

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5 Hotels To Stay In Khao Yai To Get Away Into Nature

When planning our perfect vacation, we are usually faced with a dilemma: the beach or the mountains? Thailand has many beautiful beaches, but did you know that your serene mountain wilderness getaway is only a three-hour drive from bustling Bangkok? Khao Yai, literally translated as “the big mountain”, is home …

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Highlighting African communities in Lisbon

Through the Associação Cultural e Juvenil Batoto Yetu Portugal, work is carried out to reach “children, young people and adults interested in African culture”, reinforcing the idea that, whatever the economic context, everyone deserves recognition and “appreciation”. of their cultural roots. The association was founded in 1996 and is supported …

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The most luxurious 5-star hotels where celebrities stay

Two planners mentioned Aman Hotels, which offer breathtaking views and luxe amenities like in-room wine cellars and private meditation gardens. The spa at the Aman Tokyo hotel in Japan. Agent Wolf/Shutterstock Aman has 33 luxury resorts, hotels and private residences in 20 countries around the world, but some of Aman’s …

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These are the best new restaurants in Rochester – Post Bulletin

Tom Yum noodle soup. Jalapeno poppers in flaky spring rolls. Bangers and mash. Cuban sandwich on naan bread. Old fashioned peanut butter. A state of the art computerized flat grill with hydraulic arms. Our readers choose six of the best new restaurants in Rochester. 1/7: Thai Pop on Tuesday, January …

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NGO alarmed by impact of international bill on African rural communities

NGO alarmed by impact of international bill on African rural communities Resource Africa said the UK government is considering introducing a new Animals Bill which would have a major ripple effect on communities whose livelihoods would be affected. FILE: A goat herder in Qunu. Image: Aletta Gardner/Eyewitness News JOHANNESBURG – …

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8 Philadelphia Restaurants Offering Passover and Easter Specials

Desserts to top off your tables, Passover sweets to save you from baking another flourless chocolate cake, and spots taking reservations for Easter brunch. An Easter spread from Isgro Pastries | Dominique Episcopo At Foobooz, every party is a gourmet party. For Passover, some of us dream of braised brisket …

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Radisson announces 5 new hotels across Africa

Radisson announces five new hotel signings secured across the continent so far this year, adding nearly 600 rooms to its African portfolio. In 2022, the Group aims to add more than ten hotels, reaching just over 100 hotels in operation and under development on the continent. In 2021, Radisson Hotel …

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Atlanta’s Spice House Restaurants enjoys strong business serving upscale Caribbean cuisine to lovers of Caribbean food and culture

Lino Joseph, a real estate investor and creator of the Spice House restaurant concept, wanted to tap into the cultural diversity of the Atlanta metro area and capitalize on the fact that Caribbean culinary cuisines have many influences from food and cultures. of the whole world. Atlanta, Georgia – April …

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2 NC restaurants rank among top vegan spots in the US: Yelp

Yelp has released a new report that has determined the best places to eat in the United States. Kathy Willens PA North Carolina is home to two of the nation’s best restaurants for vegan food, according to a new report. Enat Ethiopian Restaurant in Charlotte and Pure Soul in Durham …

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Inside restaurants with the world’s greatest art

Ed Reeve It’s not just about what’s on the plate, but also what’s on the walls. The biggest foodie flex today is top-notch art, and Basquiat is as important as branzino. These six hot eateries offer a feast for the eyes as well as the palate. Advertising – Continue Reading …

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Discarded sheets from Cape Town hotels turned into school shirts – The Citizen

Discarded sheets from some of Cape Town’s best hotels are given new life, turned into school shirts for some of the city’s poorest children. Fancy hotels throw out their linens before they show signs of wear. Danolene Johannesen takes thousands of these sheets and brings them to her company’s sewing …

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Walt Disney World’s Most Underrated Restaurants

Getting a reservation for a restaurant on Walt Disney World property can be tricky. If you’re planning a last-minute date, you might not be able to get a reservation for the most popular Disney restaurant. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t options. There are over 30 full-service restaurants at Walt …

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Transcorp Hotels will step up its investments in innovative products

By Adedapo Adesanya In the first quarter of 2022, Radisson Hotel Group increased its portfolio with five new hotels in line with its ambitious plan for growth and development in Africa. In 2022, the Cape Town-based group aims to add more than a dozen hotels, reaching just over 100 hotels …

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Kauai, Spur, Panarottis – These restaurants are the most vegan in SA, according to a report

Ranking of vegan restaurants (ProVeg South Africa) ProVeg South Africa ranked local franchises based on their plant-friendly friendliness, and Kauai, Spur and Panarotti occupied the first three places. The restaurants were rated out of 15 based on the number of plant-based items they offer on their menu, including main courses, …

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7 of the most unusual restaurants in Hertfordshire

Published: 10:03 april 4, 2022 Update: 12:27 4 April 2022 All over Hertfordshire there are great places to eat, whether it’s just a small snack or a full gourmet meal. A big part of enjoying a meal is the atmosphere of the venue, this can vary from laid back and …

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Nasser Fadly Area Director of HR InterContinental Hotels Group Africa & Sultanate of Oman now part of the IMEA DE&I Board

Nasser Fadly, regional director of human resources for InterContinental Hotels Group Africa and Sultanate of Oman, has been appointed as a member of the diversity, equity and inclusion board of directors for India, the Middle East and Africa. The IHG Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Council was founded in 2018 and …

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10 cool hotels in the USA that your kids will love too

Traveling with kids doesn’t mean you can’t stay at a hotel with personality and panache. There are hotels that both have character and welcome children. Every family’s idea of ​​a great vacation doesn’t revolve around theme parks and cookie-cutter motels. For some, hip boutique hotels in cool destinations with fun …

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Halal Restaurants in Metro Phoenix Offering Iftar

For Muslims around the world, Ramadan is a time to reflect, reset, and focus on gratitude. For 30 days in the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, it is traditional to abstain from food and drink from sunrise to sunset. Fasting is seen as an act of self-control and obedience …

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New grading rules for hotels in East Africa coming soon

By Zephania Ubwani Arusha. A new classification criteria for hotels and restaurants in East Africa is under review. The review aims to standardize the services offered by accommodation establishments in the region. “Standardization will be extended to services offered by tour operators and tourist guides,” said Simon Kiarire, the chief …

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