Tag: kenya

Camping in the Masai Mara

The Masai Mara is most definitely my favourite place to visit, not just in Kenya but probably anywhere else I’ve ever travelled too. I’m lucky enough to have visited some amazing places in Kenya as well as other parts of Africa but the Mara will forever top the list. Before this trip I had been to Kenya a few times…

Travel Dramas

They say it’s not an adventure until somethings goes wrong. We’ve all been there, you’ve planned the perfect adventure, and everything is going so well and then all of sudden, out of nowhere drama strikes. At the time you think the world has crashed down in front of you but looking back the drama always turns into a pretty good…

5 places to visit in Kenya

Masai Mara National Reserve It’s a hard reality after visiting the Mara that no other wildlife parks you visit will ever live up to the Masai Mara. Going on Safari is a little like buying lottery – there’s no telling what might happen when you enter, but when you do hit the jackpot, it can be quite magical. There’s no…

Nairobi, kenya

Nairobi is East Africa’s most cosmopolitan city and Kenya’s busiest hub. The skyline of Nairobi is filling up with skyscrapers and office blocks. Named the ‘city in the sun’ Nairobi is the only capital in the world with a national park and the only place where you can take a break from the busy city life to explore the unique…

Lake Naivasha & Hells Gate, Kenya

My only experience of walking through hell, but not one of the evil kind. I had a spare weekend during a half term break whilst working at Braeburn school Mombasa. Instead of wasting it sunbathing in the African sun I decided to invite two of friends to spend a few days in Nairobi and then travel up to Lake Naivasha.…