Soul Food!

Leaving the city lights behind, we slowly snaked our way out of Nairobi heading north towards the wilds of northern Kenya! Our destination – Kitich Camp on the upper slopes of the Mathews Forest. For sheer mystical enchantment…Kitich Camp has few rivals…a nostalgic safari in the true pristine wilderness of Kenya’s northern frontier. Driving up […]

On the road again…

We arrived into the Mara camp after dark, exhausted but exhilarated, the last obstacle was a really steep lugga which was really slippery after the rain as we climbed out of the lugga in our headlight beams, two massive old bull elephants moved serenely across the plains, backlit by the moon, they clearly were coping […]

On our travels… Soko Day

Market (Soko in Kiswahili) day in villages all over Kenya are a mass of bustling, busy riots of colour and noise!  Usually market day is an open air affair… in the town’s dusty square, where all the piles of produce; sacks of maize meal, tea-leaves, dried maize, bags of spices and ochre, snuff and tobacco, […]

5 reasons why we’re loving Speke’s Camp!

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Speke’s Camp is a hidden gem on the safari circuit!! It’s a traditional up-market camp that can serve as a base for exploring the Maasai Mara. Here are five reasons why we think it’s a perfect addition to your safari circuit! GAME VIEWING GALORE! Located between Mara North and Olare Orok […]