Kenya's Diani Beach among world’s top holiday destinations, new survey shows
Thursday February 19 2015
A view of Diani Beach on Kenya's Coast. Seen against the importance of the industry to the Kenyan economy, the Sh140 million put aside by the Kenya Tourism Board for promotion might be a paltry sum. PHOTO | NATION MEDIA GROUP
In the latest Travellers’ Choice Awards (Best of 2015), TripAdvisor ranked Diani Beach 22nd best beach in the world.
On the African continent, Diani Beach was ranked third and Watamu Beach was voted 14th overall.
In the hotels category, Medina Palms in Kilifi County was the only Kenyan hotel which was voted as among the top 25 hotels in Africa.
TripAdvisor ranked the beaches and hotels from across the world based on choices made by global travellers.