Our date was on Saturday. Venue, Kakamega Forest. I have never been to Kakamega Forest.But from what Wanjala told me, it is the only tropical rain forest in Kenya and is said to be Kenya’s last remnant of the ancient Guineo-Congolian rainforest that once spanned Africa.
Meru county, the unsung tourist destination.
We quickly clicked because of her warm character and in no time she was talking me into buying ‘Damaris’. I struggled for a while trying to figure out what that was until she she pulled a basket under her mango stall and handed me a handful of Tamarinds!
During the day,the fishermen sleep as the women dry the fish for sale and run house chores.
At the mention of this old town, the first thing that crosses ones mind is the view of an old quiet town located at the edge of the sea that boasts of rich culture,ancient architecture,a diverse community and deep history.
Tough as it was, the thought of turquoise water, serenading sea song, sashaying palm trees, powder white sand, jewel blue sky and a silver nickel foamy horizon gave me all the valid reasons to book my next flight to the coast.
Location: Floor of the Great Rift Valley inside Hells gate National Park. Distance from Nairobi: About one and a half hours
One of the greatest wildlife spectacles of the world is under way. This is the annual migration of the wildebeest
Who said you have to wait for your annual leave to go for a holiday?
Once in a while, it is good to get away. In case you have been wondering how you can spend your one day leave from work or an off day then wonder no more.