Tuesday, May 31 2016
Matatus – Art on Wheels
The Panari Resort – Luxury Hideaway
Rwenzori Mountains: tough trekking in Scenic Paradise
Lake Turkana – Incredible Birdlife, Remote & Endangered
Chyulu Hills – Majestic Vistas
Lake Nakuru National Park; Wildlife Galore
Watamu Beach; White sands, low tides & Sunsets

RESTAURANTS Restaurant reviews

Burger Fest_burger

Buy 1 Burger & Carlsberg and get another Burger & a Carlsberg free at the Sarova Stanley – Thorn Tree Cafe and the Sarova Panafric – Flame Tree Restaurant. Burger …

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Sands at Nomad restaurant_Chef

As promised, here is my review of the restaurant at Sands at Nomad. If you missed my review of the hotel you can check it out here. The restaurant is …

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Cafe Maghreb-light fixtures

I have been looking forward to Nairobi restaurant week since the first edition was launched last year. I went to 3 restaurants last year, and I’m hoping to do more …

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HOTELS & LODGES More

Panari Resort_view

I (and a couple of other people from the media) recently got invited by the management of the Panari group of hotels to check out their new resort in Nyahururu. …

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Lake Olbolossat_Scenery3

This past weekend was traveling to the new Panari Resort in Nyahururu and part of the itinerary was a stopover for lunch at Lake Ol’ Bolossat. I had never heard …

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The Sarova Stanley Nairobi_Facade

The iconic Sarova Stanley Hotel stands at the junction of Kimathi Street and Kenyatta Avenue. I recently took a tour of The Sarova Stanley (maybe next time they will have …

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Jambohouse rooftop2

This was originally meant to be a review of Jambohouse, the guesthouse I stayed in while in Lamu for the cultural festival but I felt like it would be incomplete …

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Rhino Camp_Entrance

I was contacted by the good people at Rupu and asked if I wanted to try out one of their travel deals. Rupu is an online shopping platform and they …

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Sweetwaters Serena Camp_Reflection of sunrise

Serena Sweetwaters Camp lies at the centre of the 110,000-acre Ol Pejeta Conservancy, in the Laikipia plains 17 kilometres from Nanyuki and 217 kilometres from Nairobi. Ol Pejeta is a …

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GAME PARKS & RESERVES National parks and Wildlife reserves

Sweetwaters Chimpanzee Sanctuary_Mary

In another life I would probably working in a sanctuary taking care of bonobos/chimpanzees/orangutans or in the middle of a jungle right now observing apes in the wild in order …

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The Aberdare National Park is a perfect sequestered weekend gateway yet close to the city. The Aberdare is a mountain range located in central Kenya. Located about 180 km north …

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Maasai Mara_Giraffe2

The Masai Mara National Reserve can trace its origins to 1948, when the colonial administration established a Wildlife Sanctuary covering the Mara Triangle. As Kenya was gaining independence, the Sanctuary …

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