Turi a Mumbi

When I heard of this place reopening on the 4th of July 2020, I couldn't wait to sample it. It had just the kind of environment I love: nature, water and a cultural set up. I knew Nairobians being Nairobians would soon flock it (which is a good thing and also a bad thing) and so I purposed to visit

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Kika Lodge Gilgil.

A couple of weeks back, after getting out of isolation. I just needed a road trip to free myself from the claustrophobia I was going through. Mr Man suggested a trip out of town and I asked my friend Muthuri Kinyamu to suggest somewhere exclusive, modest and discrete. He mentioned Kika Lodge. I tr

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Madaraka Express – NBO-MSA-NBO.

So I've never taken the Madaraka Express ever since it was launched. I just imagined it to be too much hype with speed of 80kph which makes the journey by road shorter (if using a personal car) or similar if using a PSV. As Kenyans, many of us felt short-changed when we imagined we were to get an el

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Rhino River Camp, Maua, Meru

I stumbled upon this eco Lodge by default. I had earlier tried booking Il Ngweso camp in Nanyuki but was really let down by their poor customer service which resulted in finding ourselves without anywhere to go in Laikipia County since most of the places I wanted were booked by then. The lovely Doro

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