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Monthly Archives / August 2016

Laikipia Tourism

Laikipia County is touted as one of the Africa’s most exhilarating wilderness safari and wildlife tourism destination due to its combination of abundant wildlife, stunning scenery and extraordinary cultural diversity in a setting dominated by iconic backdrop of Mount Kenya. This county is home to unforgettable tourist attractions. Laikipia is a land of high plains […]


The Samburu People

The Samburu people live north of the equator and live in very diverse and beautiful landscapes that span high altitude forests, open plains, semi-arid grass and bush land to complete desert. The Samburu developed from one of the later Nilotic migrations from the Sudan, as part of their plains Nilotic movement, moving southwards along the […]


Samburu Accommodations

The Samburu is a very beautiful, sparsely populated part of Rift Valley Kenya with abundant wildlife. Its home to the Samburu tribe of Kenya, a tribe known for their remote culture, pastoral and nomadic way of life. Much of the land is now protected and community development initiatives have extended to eco-friendly African lodges jointly run by the […]


Saruni Samburu -Wild ‘n’ Serene

In the Samburu (and Maasai) language, ‘Saruni’ means ‘sanctuary’. Samburu has a very evocative and iconic landscape that reminds each visitor of “the Africa of my dreams”: dry and stunningly beautiful, wild and at the same time serene. Saruni Samburu six luxury, eco-chic villas are open and spacious, heralding spectacular views over Kalama Conservancy and Mount Kenya. As […]


Samburu-a place of serenity

Samburu County  is located on the floor of the great Rift Valley and borders Baringo County to the west, Laikipia County to the south, lsiolo County to the East and Turkana County to the northwest and Marsabit County to the north, Mararal being the main town. The county is semi arid in nature. Samburu offers […]


Hidden Gems of The Rift Valley

Away from the plus coast line is one of the most attractive geographical features of the country, there is more than half a million square kilometers of absolute marvel waiting for you if you look deeper into the country. The Rift Valley has so much to offer that we wouldn’t exhaust its marvels in a […]


Turkana, Land Of Golden Sun

Turkana National Park Like trying to retell a dream, recounting a beautiful sunset is a futile enterprise. The colors, the scale–the true nature of the land is ineffable. What’s more, such beauty is ultimately subjective in the first place. Turkana, known in the local language as Aturksve, is a county in the former Rift Valley […]


Where to stay in Nakuru/Naivasha

Enashipai Resort & Spa. Culturally rich, endowed with nature, historically decadent. Naivasha has many faces and is the source of our inspiration. Enashipai Resort & Spa is where a strong local heritage and abundant nature is blended with pure luxury, and then delivered with a generous sense of warmth. Honestly, we find it hard to […]


Nakuru, an idyllic place

Nakuru… As you approach the Great Rift Valley from Nairobi, the scenery changes and you are thrust into a world of idyllic vistas. Nakuru simply means “Dust or Dusty place”. Don’t let the word fool you because you will be amazed at the brilliant sites the place has to offer. Nakuru and the regions around are endowed […]