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Kenscoff Destination Guide

Discover Kenscoff in Haiti!

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Kenscoff in the region of Ouest with it's 42,175 habitants is a town located in Haiti - some 7 mi (or 11 km) South-East of Port-au-Prince, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Kenscoff in Haiti

Local time in Kenscoff is now 06:19 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "America / Port-au-Prince" with an UTC offset of -4 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Santo Domingo, Santiago de los Caballeros, Santa Cruz de Barahona, San Juan de la Maguana, Sabaneta or Cap-Haïtien. When in this area, you might want to check out as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

23°C / 73 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 69 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 955.6 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 24% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 20th of November 2017
Moderate rain, few clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 26°C (79 °F)
Night: 20°C (68 °F)
Tuesday, 21st of November 2017
Moderate rain, calm, few clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 27°C (81 °F)
Night: 20°C (67 °F)
Wednesday, 22nd of November 2017
Moderate rain, calm, few clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 27°C (81 °F)
Night: 21°C (69 °F)

Videos

If I Was President

08:56 min ( March 27, 2008 by article19films)
Views: 2,635 - Rating: 5/5

"If I Was President" is a feature documentary that chronicles the incredible journey of Grammy award winning star Wyclef Jean in his campaign to bring peace and humanitarian aid to his war-torn homela...

Executives Without Borders- Haiti - What...

07:31 min ( September 28, 2010 by ExecWB07)
Views: 1,695 - Rating: 5/5

Trip to Haiti coordinated by Executives Without Borders, US Chamber of Commerce and the Business Civic Leadership Center to assess business opportunities in Haiti. Produced by Dow Chemical who is a pa...


NPFS Kenscoff Haiti

02:45 min ( January 31, 2010 by SublimeLouise)
Views: 1,611 - Rating: 5/5

New Project

Haiti Water Crisis -- What's to be done?

06:38 min ( May 02, 2009 by Haitiwater)
Views: 389,074 - Rating: 4.45098/5

In the wake of the earthquake in Haiti, water relief is very important. International Action is working to provide clean water in this crisis. To donate, go to www.razoo.com and to get updated news go...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Kenscoff during the next days.

19
Nov
2017

Social Media And Business Brand Small Talk

Beginning: 05:00 pm (17:00).
More on eventful.com.

21
Nov
2017

$2 Taco Tuesdays At Jojo Restaurant, Petion-ville

Beginning: 11:00 am (11:00).
More on eventful.com.

22
Nov
2017

Fatima & Friends - Live Jazz Thursdays

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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26
Nov
2017

Social Media And Business Brand Small Talk

Beginning: 05:00 pm (17:00).
More on eventful.com.

28
Nov
2017

$2 Taco Tuesdays At Jojo Restaurant, Petion-ville

Beginning: 11:00 am (11:00).
More on eventful.com.

03
Dec
2017

Inflammation Chronique: Atténuer La Flamme

Beginning: 12:00 pm (12:00).
More on eventful.com.

05
Dec
2017

$2 Taco Tuesdays At Jojo Restaurant, Petion-ville

Beginning: 11:00 am (11:00).
More on eventful.com.

06
Dec
2017

Mickey & Friends "The Quartet" - LIVE

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
More on eventful.com.

12
Dec
2017

$2 Taco Tuesdays At Jojo Restaurant, Petion-ville

Beginning: 11:00 am (11:00).
More on eventful.com.

13
Dec
2017

Mickey & Friends "The Quartet" - LIVE

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Kenscoff

Kenscoff is a town in the Ouest Department of Haiti, located in mountainous country some 10 kilometres to the southeast of the capital Port-au-Prince. The altitude is approximately 1500 meters. Because of its altitude, the temperature is on average cooler than the capital and during winter months it can become quite cold; cold enough to warrant a sweater or a jacket. It has a population of around 4000.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 18.45, -72.29 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Communes of Haiti, Ouest Department, Populated places in Haiti

2008 Pétionville school collapse

The Pétionville school collapse occurred on November 7, 2008, in Pétionville, a suburb of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, when the church-operated Collège La Promesse Évangélique ("The Evangelical Promise School") collapsed at around 10:00 a.m. local time . About 700 students from kindergarten through high school attended the school; however, it is unclear how many were in the three-story building when it collapsed. At least 93 people, mostly children, were confirmed killed, and over 150 injured.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 18.45, -72.29 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:2008 disasters, 2008 in Haiti, Collapsed buildings, Disasters in Haiti, Disasters in schools

Pétionville

Pétion-Ville is a commune and a suburb of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, in the hills east and separate of the city itself on the northern hills of the Massif de la Selle. It was named after Alexandre Sabès Pétion (1770–1818), the Haitian general and president later recognized as one of the country's four founding fathers. The district is primarily a residential and tourist area. It held a population of 283,052 at the 2003 Census, which was officially estimated to have reached 342,694 in 2009.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 18.45, -72.29 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Communes of Haiti, Ouest Department, Populated places in Haiti, Port-au-Prince

Hotel Oloffson

The Hotel Oloffson is an inn in central Port-au-Prince, Haiti. The main structure of the hotel is a 19th century Gothic gingerbread mansion set in a lush tropical garden. The mansion was built as a residence for the powerful Sam family, including two former presidents of Haiti. The hotel was the real-life inspiration for the fictional Hotel Trianon in Graham Greene's famous 1966 novel The Comedians.

More reading: Hotel Oloffson homepage
Located at 18.45, -72.29 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Port-au-Prince, Companies of Haiti, History of Haiti, Hotels established in 1935, Hotels in Haiti

Stade Sylvio Cator

Stade Sylvio Cator is a multi-purpose stadium in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. It is currently used mostly for association football matches, and is turfed with artificial turf. The stadium bears the name of Haitian Olympic medalist Sylvio Cator. With a capacity of 10,500, the structure is undergoing renovation and expansion as of August 2011. It was partly destroyed by the earthquake in Haiti in January 2010, and a tent-city sprouted within its confines.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 18.45, -72.29 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Athletics (track and field) venues in Haiti, Buildings and structures in Port-au-Prince, Football venues in Haiti, Multi-purpose stadiums, National stadiums

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