The Forest, Kereita Forest in Kimende, Kenya

Getting away from the city is always a great idea, especially when it doesn’t require spending too much time travelling there. The other day a group of us opted for a day trip to The Forest, at Kereita Forest, Kimende.  Located about an hour from Nairobi, with a plethora of outdoor activities, we were ready for…

Paradise Lost, Kiambu

Paradise Lost is situated in Kiambu, approximately 14 km from Nairobi. It was a pretty perfect location  for a Mashujaa Day outing (In case you don’t know, that’s our ‘Heroes’ Day here in Kenya). There are several activities available to visitors. Here’s what we got up to:- Originally, our plan was to go cycling, but that’s now a…

Rolf’s Place, Nairobi

Rolf’s place is based in Ongata Rongai, Nairobi. It is hot and dusty, don’t expect extreme luxury 😉 There aren’t too many activity options there, however, it is a great place to take visitors for a basic meal and a photo opp. While we ate, we saw baboons at the river below, so I imagine there…

Ishi Spa, Kongoni Camp, Nanyuki

First of all, Kongoni camp is on my list of places to visit in Nanyuki. The bar area is rather fantastic, as is the food, the staff and even the owner. As a sports enthusiast, I rather appreciate sports bars or even sport ‘themed’ bars, especially those with good food. This past weekend, a friend…

Kingfisher Picnic Site, Nairobi National Park

             Wondering what to do on a random Saturday? How about a ‘picnic’/BBQ at Nairobi national park. A group of friends and I visited the Kingfisher picnic site inside Nairobi National park. It’s a pretty nice idea for a lazy afternoon. Entrance is 500/= per person (for Kenyan citizens; they…