Kenya is amongst the top tourist destinations in the world. It’s hard to explain how amazing Kenya is, you will totally be surprised by the beauty and awesome people. No wonder the country has attracted many explorers as well. Sitting strategically in the horn of Africa, near the equator, the climate is almost perfect for safaris all year round. It is a wonderful experience to go to Kenya. Unlike the animals in them parks, the animals in Kenya are not tamed, they are wild. Nairobi is the only city in the world that is also home to a National Park. The famous wild beast migration also happens in Kenya between July and October. The famous Diani beach has been voted amongst the top 10 beaches in the world.
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Safari in Kenya vs Tanzania With herds of elephants roaming freely and with the sights of tree climbing lions, an African safari is a lifetime experience for anyone. It can be a safari through savannah or to the deep in the jungle, planning an African safari is not that difficult as there are many tour…Details
While you prepare to go on Safari and get packing, an important consideration to make is the watch that you will carry. It is advisable not to carry expensive watches or branded watches. There are 2 major reasons for that, first there is always the security risk in a country like Kenya, muggings and snatching…Details
Most of the tourist attractions in Naivasha are located outside the busy town. A tour on the fresh water lake shores makes for an ideal weekend holiday. The lake is surrounded by lots of birds’ species. However, the lake is also surrounded by forest that is host to the most bird species and wildlife. Naivasha is an hour’s drive from the Nairobi however may last about one and a half hours inclusive of several stops. 1It is advisable to explore the several attractions along the route that include view point, the old Italian church, which is the smallest church in East Africa, that was built by Italian prisoners of war in 1942.Details
Twitter is the past few years has developed to a major marketing tools for all industries and sectors. The tourism and hospitality industry must have a list of people that they follow to enable them influence and market their business. On this list, we highlight fifteen twitter personalities that enjoy a huge audience. Most of…Details
1. Diani Beach Well if you are in south coast then the number one place you cannot miss is Diani Beach. Often voted amongst the top beaches worldwide. The beach has fantastic colourings for its scenery. White sandy beaches, crystal clear flawless waters, lush green palm trees it is simply the best. It’s always alive…Details
Vacation time is just around the corner, and I can already here bags being packed, schedules confirmed and people getting ready to vroom off. Talking about vacations, decided on a venue yet? Let me suggest one to you. You’ve climbed enough mountains and tanned at enough beaches. Now, why not venture into a forest for a safari?Details
Safari is a Swahili word that means journey. The first mention of the word often people will describe a safari as a trip to Africa where one expects to see the wildlife, stay in remote places. However, this is not always the case. A safari can be anything from experiencing wildlife, enjoying the beach, meeting…Details
Naivasha is a magnificent town that offers so many relaxing activities such as camping, game drives, boat rides, fishing, cycling and many more. It’s strategically located about an hour away from the Capital Nairobi making it a great choice for a quick weekend camping trip. Travelling to Naivasha does not have to be expensive. We…Details
Nairobi is Kenya’s capital city. It is a major entry point to a lot of visitors. This includes both local and international visitors that visit every so often. Recreation activities around the city are in abundance. Picnic sites are equally available and are not only picnic sites but grounds that host various activities during the…Details
Kenya offers unlimited acres of wilderness full of incredible wildlife diversity. Most national parks here offer classic vehicle safaris and a few offer bike, foot and horseback safaris. Kenyan safaris are also much more affordable than other African countries. Here is a list of the best national parks in Kenya.Details
The largest national park in Kenya is perceived to be Masai Mara National Reserve. However this is not true. When it comes to size the largest national park in Kenya is Tsavo National Park. Masai Mara is about 1500km sq while Tsavo National Park is 22,000km sq.Details
The low season in Mombasa runs from April to May due to the long rains. Mombasa can sometimes be quite expensive during the high season. If you are in the coastal city there is nothing better than getting a quality beach front hotel or resort. Staying in town is not probably a good idea if you are going to Mombasa for holiday. So when is the best time to visit Mombasa in the low season?Details