Traveling Kenya on a budget

Kenya, the country of amazing wildlife, white-sand beaches and lively cities. Compared to other countries in Africa, Kenya's tourism is well-developed. Traveling around independently is...

How to arrange a budget Kenyan safari?

Kenya is one of the best places in the world to see large game and beautiful bird life. The experiences I’ve had on safari...

Interview with Joost Reintjes, The Dutch ambassador of Kenya

For the Kenya month of Bunch of Backpackers we asked Mr. Joost Reintjes, the Netherlands Ambassador to Kenya to answer some questions about traveling...

Photo essay: Kenyan healthcare, a black and white look

Kenya Pokot
In 2011 I traveled to western Kenya as part of my medical training. For a period of about 8 weeks I worked in a...

An open air tower of Wildebeeste in Lamu, Kenya

In 2011 I took a boat to a small island near the northeastern coast of Kenya: Lamu. Lamu is famous for its rich Swahili...

Hang out with pre-historic fish at the Central Island National Park

The Central Island National Park is located in Lake Turkana and is home to numerous vulcanic craters. Three big craters are filled with small...

There were no one goes: Visit Eliye Springs Kenya

 Eliye Springs is an oasis located on the sandy western shores of the Turkana lake in northern Kenya. It lies approximately 40 kilometres east...

How to travel by bus to Lodwar (Kenya)

Traveling by bus to Lodwar in the Turkana district (Northern Kenya) is not for the fainthearted. In 2011 we took the road to the dry...

Hakuna Matata – Guide to Basic Swahili

When traveling to Kenya it is useful to learn some Swahili (or kiswahili) language. Even though your pronunciation may not be perfect, knowledge of some basic...