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Wildlife Safari in Kenya

The boundless wilderness and big game of this region has long attracted adventure seekers from all over the globe. No other African country can boast such an incredible range of landscapes, unique geographical features and species.

Kenya offers the visitor a chance to experience a natural world unchanged by the passage of time. The Kenyan wilderness is home to an endless array of ecosystems, the staging ground for natural cycles of life, death and regeneration as old as the planet itself.

This great range of natural habitats means that there is plenty to explore, and plenty of species to encounter. This is a land of endless potential for the wildlife enthusiast. From great migratory herds of the open savannah to an incredible abundance of birdlife, from the depths of a tropical rainforest to the depths of the Indian Ocean teeming with fish, this a world of natural wonders.

A safari into the wilds of Kenya is a journey into nature at its purest. Everywhere you look there is a profusion of life.

 
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A Family Trip on the Wild Side
Dave and Karen Febry didn’t want to take the kids on just another family holiday. In Kenya they discovered the ultimate family adventure, living together in a remote Maasai Village. The Febry family have visited Kenya twice in the past two years, and their journeys have shown growing taste for adventure and an increasing awareness and respect for Kenyan cultures.
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Safari to the Sea

Lynne Holmes and her husband chose Kenya for a combination of wildlife safari and relaxing beach break. On arrival, she was surprised to meet Susan Bashford, also from her hometown of Peterborough in the UK. The two become good friends on the road, and developed a great affection for Kenya along the way… 

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Kisumu City
Kisumu is a quiet port town on the Lakeshore, with wide streets and fine colonial architecture. This area is home to Ruma National Park, a small but attractive park with many unique species.

 
Kisumu City
Kisumu is a quiet port town on the Lakeshore, with wide streets and fine colonial architecture. To the south fishing villages line Lake Victoria towards the broad waters of Homa Bay. This area is home to Ruma National Park, a small but attractive park with many unique species.
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Mombasa City
Mombasa - where commercial shipping mingles with traditional sailing dhowsMombasa is a place steeped in history, yet at the same time fascinating commercial and cosmopolitan port town. The town over looks a wide harbor, where commercial shipping mingles with traditional sailing dhows.

 
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Mombasa - A place steeped in history
Mombasa is a place steeped in history, yet at the same time fascinating commercial and cosmopolitan port town. 

Mombasa is an island connected to the mainland by bridges and ferries. The town over looks a wide harbor, where commercial shipping mingles with traditional sailing dhows.

Mombasa is a place steeped in history, yet at the same time fascinating commercial and cosmopolitan port town. Mombasa is an island connected to the mainland by bridges and ferries. 

The town over looks a wide harbor, where commercial shipping mingles with traditional sailing dhows.

The true heart of Mombasa is found in the exotic old town, among the narrow winding streets and Arab architecture. The air here is always heavy with the scent of spices. 

Women wearing the traditional bui bui fill the narrow streets and busy markets. At the dhow docks fresh fish and goods from all along the coast arrive daily.

The streets are alive with the bright colours of the traditional coastal khanga and kikoy, the all purpose wrap around cloth worn by both men and women. At the waters edge is Fort Jesus, an imposing fort that stands watch over the harbor.

The high gun turrets, battlements and underground passages of this 16th Century Fort were the centre of a historic struggle for control of the Kenya coast between the Portuguese army and the Shirazi Arabs.

This war was waged around Mombasa over hundreds of years and countless battles, and the Fort stands as a testament to this tumultuous past. Modern Mombasa is a city of great diversity and life. This is a town were all are welcomed and quickly absorbed into this great coastal melting pot.

Mosques, Hindu Temples and Christian churches surround streets that thrive with a world of cultures. Mombasa is a place where both history and progress are greatly valued, where a busy harbor existence is lived at its own unique, tropical pace.

Getting Around
Mombasa can be accessed directly from Nairobi by air, road, or rail. Mombasa is the central access point for the entire coastal region. There are scheduled flights to Mombasa. Mombasa matatus and Taxis to get around town. Mombasa old town and the area around Fort Jesus are easily explored on foot.

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Nairobi
Nairobi - a thriving modern city in the sunModern Nairobi is still the safari capital of the Africa, but the modern world has quickly caught up with the city. A frontier town no more, Nairobi has become one of Africa’s largest, and most interesting cities. Nairobi is a city that never seems to sleep.

 
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