The US State Department announced Wednesday that Rwanda is given a level-one rating under which US citizens are advised to “exercise normal precautions.” It is the only EAC country to be granted level-one rating.

A census of mountain gorillas due in March will likely show numbers have risen this decade, experts said during a ceremony to mark Rwanda's expansion of its Volcano National Park. By Clement Uwiringiyimana

Gorilla trekking has become a lifetime experience. You see these primates in their natural habitat. You get to experience their behavior patterns. And you get to know man’s closest relatives. By Joseph Oindo

Rwanda is a child-friendly holiday destination, there is plenty to see and do with children in this beautiful country. Picture and text of Annette Swale

Slowly but surely Rwanda reclaimed its seat at the table of top destinations in Africa, drawing hundreds of thousands of visitors to its land, rich in wildlife and lush scenery. By Oksana & Max St John

Les dirigeants de l’industrie touristique mondiale sont réunis à Kasane, au Bostwana, pour lancer l'« Appel de Kasane », visant une transformation de l’industrie touristique vers un meilleur respect de l'environnement et en particulier de la vie sauvage. Par Christophe Le Bec

Jamais un pays africain ne m’a autant fasciné. J’en ai déjà visité plus de quinze mais la fascination exercée sur moi par le Rwanda est énorme. Simplicité, ordre, discipline, sécurité, propreté et organisation mais aussi silence, ont été les choses qui ont retenu mon attention. Par Roger Mawulolo Lasmothey

Rwanda President Paul Kagame has recieved the 2017 World Tourism Award for visionary leadership. The award was presented to Kagame on the opening day of World Travel Market London on Monday. By The Independent