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Nairobi City
Nairobi - a thriving modern city in the sunNairobi, Kenya’s capital city has risen in a single century from a brackish uninhabited swampland to a thriving modern capital. 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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Mombasa, Kenya
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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Mount Kenya

Mount Kenya - Africa's second highest peakMount Kenya, Africa’s second highest peak is regarded as the realm of Ngai, god of the local Kikuyu people. Traditionally, all Kikuyu home were built to face this sacred peak. They call it Kirinyaga, or place of light. 

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Mount Longonot

Mount Longonot - Massive, dormant volcanoStanding over the shores of Lake Naivasha, at 2886 metres this massive dormant volcano dominates the landscape for miles around. The brooding hulk of the Mountain is lined with spectacular fissures and laval canyons. 

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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.

 
Mombasa's South Coast
South of Mombasa, South CoastThe coastline south of Mombasa is a tropical paradise of palm fringed white sand beaches, where the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean meet beautiful coral reefs.

 
Mount Kenya Forest

Mount Kenya Forest - full of unique montane vegetationMount Kenya, Africa’s second highest peak is regarded as the realm of Ngai, god of the local Kikuyu people. The mountain itself is an awe-inspiring sight with its ragged peaks, and equatorial snow. 

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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.

 
Kakamega Forest
Kakamega Forest - a living museum of unique and rare speciesThe equatorial rainforest of Kakamega is a living museum of unique and rare species. This wonderful place is a treasure trove where the massive trees and thick wet undergrowth are the habitat of a world of diverse wildlife.
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Aberdare Forest
Aberdares - a hidden world of wildlifeThe Aberdares are the third highest range of mountains in Kenya, reaching a summit of just over 4000m. This massive range is well known for its thick salient forests, and their prolific game.
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