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World Tourism Day

World Tourism Day Many people around celebrate the United Nations’ (UN) World Tourism Day, which is on September 27 each year. The day aims to foster awareness among the international community of the importance of tourism and its social, cultural, political and economic values. Travel has been said to broaden the mind, exploring the world […]


Maralal Camel Derby 2017

The Maralal Camel Derby is an annual event which has attracted the interest of many in recent years.  This year, the event will be held on 31st August 2017 to 3rd September 2017 just outside of Maralal town. This is Kenya’s best known and most prestigious camel race where one has an opportunity to race […]


Birding in Kenya

Kenya is best known as a safari destination for viewing big mammals, However, birding is also spectacular activity to explore. Kenya has a unique and diverse array of habitat types, ranging from the snow-capped mountains at about 5000 meters above sea level, tropical lowlands, highland forests, vast savannas, and rolling plains and grasslands to the […]


Tantalizing Ngare Ndare

Ngare Ndare Forest is a flourishing 5,554 hectare indigenous forest at the foothills of Mt. Kenya. Ngare Ndare is Maasai for ‘water for the goats’. The forest forms an important corridor for elephants and other wildlife moving from Mt. Kenya forest to Il Ngwesi, Mukogodo and other sections of Kenya’s northern rangelands that includes the […]


20 Summer Ideas

Summer is the seasons for travelling, family time and also experiencing something new. .  We have put together the ultimate guide of the best family activities out this summer in Kenya, where there is no shortage of the African experience.  There are plenty of fascinating places to explore in Kenya; the country is steeped in history, lauded […]


LakeSide City-Kisumu

Top things to do in Kisumu, Kisumu Impala Sanctuary Sitting on nearly 38 hectares some 2 miles from the city center, the Kisumu Impala Sanctuary provides a home for threatened impalas within Kisumu County. It’s also home to other wildlife such as hippos, zebras, lions, cheetahs and buffaloes. Activities offered include picnicking, bird watching and camping. The […]


Rusinga Island

Southwards of Kisumu lays the dreamland of the ancient historic magical Island of Rusinga. It is a place with amazing skies and birds which offers you more of the aquatic culture of Lake Victoria. Rusinga was a Bantu word derived from ‘Lusinga’ meaning Island. It is an elongation approximately 16 km from end to end […]


Summer Escape!

It is the hottest season of the year in the northern hemisphere from June to August famously known as summer. Homes are hot, the outdoors is hot, and the car is even hotter than both of those… Everything is hot and sometimes it can become unbearable. The season is best attributed to good times, because […]


The Ultimate Safari Destination

Kenya is the ultimate safari destination, providing travelers with a window into the heart of Africa. Located near the equator, our magic lies in the fact that our country encompasses astounding variety of landscapes and climates, flora and fauna, as well as communities and cultures. The diversity of Kenya’s tourism products further includes, ecotourism, sports and […]


‘Go Wild’- Kenyan Safari

Kenya is widely recognized as one of the most unique and inspiring safari experiences in Africa. Whether it’s exploring iconic national parks by minibus or heading off the beaten track in a 4×4, we’re sure Kenyan safari will leave you wowed. Your Kenya Safari takes place in the land of variety – travel to two […]