Monthly Archives: July 2015

Smart Traveler Series 4: What you need to know before you set off on a trip

There are things we all do before we set off to discover the world. Book your air ticket, pack your bathing suit, download some maps. Everyone does it. What some of us forget is that there are a few key … Read More

3 Days in Kampala

It’s Thursday morning and you just found out that Friday is a public holiday. You frantically search online for the best way to spend the weekend. You don’t want to spend too much money and you’re looking to have a … Read More

Five of the Most Exclusive Presidential Suites for Obama’s Visit to Kenya

If you are in Kenya, then you know something big is about to happen! The Man at the helm of world’s most powerful nation is confirmed to be making his homecoming towards the end of this week; and Nairobi is … Read More

The Small Five – The Big Five series

The Big Five series continues. This time I thought it would be good to bring on board some rather interesting characters before we are done with the Big Five. Now meet the Small Five; Antlion The last person who tried … Read More

5 Spots in Nairobi to go Relaxing This Idd Weekend

Finally, after thirty days of fasting and self-sacrifice, the faithful will be breaking Ramadan at different times this weekend. If history is anything to go by, any break is a reason in Nairobi – real or imagined, and although most … Read More

Five of the Oldest Mosques across East Africa

Since Dr. Mark Horton led the Oxford Team in discovering the 1000 year old ruins of an old mosque on Pate Island, a lot has been written and filed on the beauty of medieval prayer houses that have since been … Read More

Mtandao Festival This Weekend!

This Saturday (11th July), all young and feisty head to the Mtandao Festival taking place at Impala Grounds along Ngong’ road. The event will bring together the social media community from their shadowy presence via smartphones to real life; mingling … Read More

10 Best Apps and Websites to Help You Plan Your Next Trip

How the days fly! Half the year is gone, and we are all gearing up to that season again; where everyone is either attending a wedding, preparing for honeymoon, family vacations or working up the files for the annual report … Read More