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Kenya Bids For 2015 Congress Themes It ‘ Congress on the Beach’

Mombasa 1st - 6th November 2015

Dear Friends Skal International Kenya is pleased Alternatively there are charter flights to announce its intention to bid for the from Europe directly into Mombasa. 2015 Skal International Congress. We have an energetic team drawn We have decided that the best place from both SI Kenya Coast and to hold the Congress is in the coastal Nairobi who are dedicated to making city of Mombasa. More accurately this an affordable and successful on the coast just north of the city. Congress. Themed a ‘Congress on the Beach’ we will offer first-world facilities and hotels, together with a casual coastal atmosphere. November is traditionally a tourism low-season throughout the world - especially so in Kenya. Which will enable us to offer you the very best prices available. Apart from enjoying our beaches and sunshine, there will be many opportunities to visit the rest of Kenya while you are in our country. Our pre and post Congress tours will take in all the major national parks, at reasonable prices. We will be partnering with Kenya Airways ‘The Pride of Africa’ and a member of Skyteam to offer Skal members and their families/partners special airfares to Kenya. Currently Kenya Airways flies from Europe, the Middle East, the Far East and all of Africa to Nairobi. An air-shuttle operated by Kenya Airways links Nairobi with Mombasa.

We look forward to your support when our bid is formally launched in 2013, as we do to welcoming you to Kenya. Seema Raval President Skal International Kenya


is the second-largest City in Kenya and is located on the Indian Ocean just south of the equator. It has a major port and an international airport, with a population of just under one million. The city is one of Africa’s major tourist destinations, with some of the best beaches in the world. The City traces many of its cultural traditions to former Portuguese, Arab and British settlers – all of which have left a lasting influence on the City’s food, architecture, and people. The average temperature during a November Congress will be 25°C (77°F) with highs in the region of 28°C (82°F).

Light prevailing trade-winds and occasional localised showers are also to be expected. Jambo! Welcome to magical Kenya.

Proposed Programme Sunday

1st November

Welcome Beach Party

Monday 2nd November

Opening Ceremony + Lunch Sightseeing Tour Dine-around

Tuesday 3rd November

General Assembly Excursions for non-delegates Dine-around

Wednesday 4th November

Tourism Forum + Trade Show B2B Workshop Presidents Gala Dinner

Thursday 5th November

Excursions for all Farewell Party at Fort Jesus

Pre and Post Tours will be available to National Parks such as the Masai Mara, Tsavo, Amboseli and Samburu - more details later. Family packages also available. Website under construction - opening November 2011

Contact Tony Clegg-Butt Organising Committee Chairman

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