A cacophonous chorus of groans and grunts keeps me wide awake on the first night of my Masai Mara safari. It's not my first time at a safari camp in Kenya but it's my first stay at Governors Camp Masai Mara. I've been so looking forward to sleeping in...
A classic tented safari camp with 12 luxurious tents, Kempinski Olare Mara is the hotel group’s outpost in the Olare Orok Conservancy. Located on the bank of the Ntiakitiak River, the Olare Orok Conservancy is owned by the Masai and is a luxurious base for a Masai Mara safari. The welcome...
It’s 5.30am and the cheery morning greeting of my Maasai butler Lawrence rouses me from a deep sleep. Outside my tent, Lawrence is balancing a tray with a pot of steaming hot tea and a plate of freshly baked scones, something to nibble on before my morning game drive....
If you're looking for a luxury camp for your next Masai Mara safari, try Mahali Mzuri. Virgin Limited Edition's seventh property is a luxurious safari camp in Kenya's most popular wildlife destination. https://youtu.be/WE_pDKK4ulI Where is Mahali Mzuri? The Maasai Mara is the home of luxury safari camps in Kenya and a place that...
Three years ago, I was on a Kenya Airways flight from Nairobi to Bangkok. I was booked in Economy Class and was hoping for an upgrade. Not a chance. Unfortunately, I happened to be travelling on the same flight as Kenya's President, who was on an important mission. Here's my...
Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a hot air balloon pilot? We caught up with Markham Boston, a Western Australian hot air balloon pilot living his dream in Kenya. One of the best jobs in the world? Drifting over Kenya’s Masai Mara, in a hot air balloon, above...
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