The Giraffe Center

"The Tall and The Beautiful" What is the most exciting thing you have done this month? Me I (in our very typical Kenyan fashion, using “Me I…” to start a sentence). Anyway, Me I “kissed” the tallest land mammal on the planet! Twice! I “kissed” a giraffe, the Rothschild Giraffe. I did the “kissing” not... Continue Reading →

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BIRD WATCHING WITH NATURE KENYA IN THE CITY OF NAIROBI

"Talking Birds" Being a city person, I used to think birding, or let me just call it bird watching before you chicken out of this blog, dry joke???Anyway in my head I thought bird watching could only be done deep in the forest or in the thickets of some wilderness area. So when I was... Continue Reading →

KEREITA FOREST

"Nature and Adrenaline" Is adrenaline your thing? Are you someone that would go crazy at the mention of adventure? Does adventure in a forest tickle your fancy? and am not talking about adrenaline from hugging a tree here. I am talking about zip-lining on the longest zip line in East Africa, archery, mountain biking, paint... Continue Reading →

CRAB SHACK DABASO

"Conservation Pays with Love" Crab samosas?Anyone? In Kenya the only samosas I have ever tasted are those stuffed with beef or the fake ones filled with green grams or potatoes. My taste buds had been living a samosa lie for over 20 years until we visited crack Shack Dabaso in Watamu. Crab Shack Dabasao is... Continue Reading →

ECO WORLD CENTER by WATAMU MARINE ASSOCIATION

"Waste is Gold" The EcoWorld Center is a community based solid waste management enterprise that was started by in 2009 by Watamu Marine Association with the support of IUCN Netherlands and African Fund for Endangered Wildlife Kenya Ltd. Its objective is to clean the beaches of Watamu, recover waste and give the Dabaso local communities an... Continue Reading →

THE KENYA SAFARI CODE

"Kenya Responsible Travel Safari Guide" While on a safari in Kenya Keep to designated roads or tracks Encourage your driver to stay on roads or designated tracks when visiting national parks or reserves. Off-road driving can cause extensive damage to grass and woodland habitats. Minimise disturbance to animals Wild animals become distressed when they are... Continue Reading →

KARURA FOREST

Visit EcoWorld Center with Uniglobe Lets' Go Travel "The Lungs of Nairobi City" Nairobi has lungs, the Karura Forest. Karura Forest is one of the largest and biodiverse gazzeted urban forests in the world. So rich is the forest that nearly 605 of wildlife species in Nairobi are found in the forest. Karura forest has a... Continue Reading →

THE KENYA NATIONAL ARCHIVES

 "The Theater of Kenya’s History" The Kenya National Archives was established in 1965 by an act of parliament. One of the key functions of the Kenya National Archives is to showcase Kenya’s and part of Africa’s political and cultural history and heritage by acquiring and preserving valuable public and private records. The records have historical,... Continue Reading →

NAIROBI MAMBA VILLAGE LTD

“The Crocodile Farm” The Mamba Village is a 30-acre mini zoo and resort located in Nairobi's leafy Karen Suburb. Mamba Village is well-known for its Crocodile Farm and is a popular place for families and primary school students who frequent the place to see “mamba” meaning crocodile in Kiswahili. Why it stands out Nairobi Mamba... Continue Reading →

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