Kenya is a fascinating country of diverse landscapes and cultures. From the bustling, edgy and somewhat dangerous hub of Nairobi, to the immense open savannah of the Masai Mara, this is a country that delights visitors at every turn.

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Elephants at waterhole, Kenya

Best Time to Visit Kenya for Travelers

In this guide, you’ll discover the best time to visit Kenya and its wildlife safaris, historical sites, cities, beaches, festivals, mountains, and more. This post contains some detailed information and my opinions on different travel seasons, weather conditions, and the best things to do in each month. Kenya has three main travel seasons: peak, shoulder, ...
Sharing a platter of a traditional Kenyan dish, Nyama choma, and accompaniments of kachumbari salad, sukuma wiki, chapati, and roast potatoes

Food in Kenya: 15 Must-Try Dishes in Kenya

While beautiful sunsets, enchanting wildlife, fascinating landscapes, and friendly people are its major attractions, the food in Kenya is also worthy of a trip to this East African nation. The country comprises over 44 ethnic groups, and almost every community has its own unique traditional dish. When you combine that fact with international cuisines and ...
A huge elephant in Tsavo national park

20 Best Things To Do in Kenya

There are endless attractions and things to do in Kenya – “the safari capital of the world.” From world-famous safari parks like the Amboseli to the beautiful cities of Nakuru and Nairobi, Kenya is a fantastic place for game viewing and sightseeing. It’s also a gateway to other adventure destinations in Africa. While in Kenya, ...
A sunrise view of Mount Kenya.

Climbing Mount Kenya (Everything You Need To Know)

Climbing Mount Kenya is an experience scribbled on many hiker’s and adventure seeker’s bucket lists. The thought of standing atop Kenya’s highest point, entranced by the gleaming snow-white peaks, is a dream plenty hope to fulfill. I live in a small town at the base of Mount Kenya, where on a clear day, I watch ...
A delicious Kenyan beef curry with herbs.

15 Best Restaurants in Nairobi, Kenya

In this article, I’ll introduce you to some of the best restaurants in Nairobi – from fine dining and romantic spots to the best steakhouses and pizza joints. Nairobi, the magical capital of Kenya, is a bustling metropolis with a mix of urban settlements, wildlife centers, and historical attractions. A few minutes from the city ...
A single camel sits at Diani Beach under a clear blue sky.

15 Best Things To Do in Diani, Kenya

Diani, a beach resort town along the south coast of Kenya, is an incredible destination with so many exciting things to do and see. It’s home to luxurious resorts, beach villas, white sands, and other attractions popular with families, backpackers, honeymooners, and solo travelers. If you love strolling along sandy beaches, swimming with dolphins, or ...