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Kenya Wildlife Servive To Conduct Aerial Census on Giant Mammals

Kenya Wildlife Service in a statement Saturday announced plans to carry out an aerial survey of giant mammals in the northern Kenya counties.  The targeted mammals include elephants, giraffes, buffaloes and gravy zebras. The Survey will commence on 19th to … Read More

Absolute Bursts of Serenity at Tsavo

I was thrilled to return to Tsavo after such a long time. The last time I had been there was 2012. Back then, it was exceptionally magical being my first time and up to date has remained so. In Kenya, … Read More

Going it Alone: Being a Successful Solo Traveler in Kenya

I know it sounds creepy, challenging and almost impossible, but it is very easy. It takes an avid traveler with guts. You don’t have to be of specific gender. Many aspiring travelers think solo travel is boring, lonely and dangerous. … Read More

The Pristine North: Malka Mari National Park

Northern Kenya has a lot to offer if flora and fauna are to go by. The furthest I have been up northern side is Marsabit National Park that lies way past the always sensational groupie of Isiolo, Shaba, Buffalo Springs … 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

The Splendid Longonot – Mt Longonot National Park

#RePost: I had to re-run this post from November, 2014. Just discovered I have been to Longonot six times and haven’t gotten enough of it yet…Mt Longonot National Park, is a perfect stop for steep challenge enthusiasts. Longonot the name, … Read More

Accomodation at and Around Saiwa Swamp

In the past few days after the Western Kenya Tourist circuit, I received a mail seeking some info on the available accommodation around Saiwa Swamp National Park. After some digging, I found a few reliable places to stay in and … Read More

KENGEN to Open Spa at Hell’s Gate National Park

KenGen will soon be diversifying its portfolio with entry into the tourism industry. It is set to open a full-fledged spa at Olkaria adjoining to the Hell’s Gate National Park. The project is expected to cost Sh25 million is set … Read More