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Monthly Archives / July 2014

Samburu National Reserve

Situated alongside the Ewaso Nyiro River, Samburu National Reserve is one of the lesser-known national parks, but is nevertheless teeming with life. It has plenty to offer, therefore attracting wildlife from the surrounding savannah plains.  The dry season starts in late May, and goes up to early October when a large concentration of wildlife is […]


Karen Blixen Museum, Nairobi

For anyone with an interest in Karen Blixen’s book Out of Africa or the subsequent film, this museum is a must see.  The author lived on a coffee estate in a house known as Bogani from 1914 until 1931. This area has now developed into the modern suburb of Karen on the outskirts of Nairobi. The house is now […]


Loroghi Hills

Rising high above the arid plains of Northern Kenya, the Loroghi Hills are perfect for a trek with a difference. The views from the edge of the Lesiolo escarpment are astonishing, the Rift Valley floor stretches out before you and merges with a distant horizon. These spectacular hills rise up through a series of escarpments […]