With many tourist destinations around the world, Kenya is one of the countries in the African continent with various aesthetically pleasing tourist attractions. The country has a variety of tropical beaches, plentiful wildlife creatures and strikingly beautiful views. Being home to safari’s origin, Kenya is blessed with a wonderful variety of game reserves, wildlife, spectacular scenery and lodge options. This list features a selection of my favorite accommodations in diverse locations and with a variety of styles.
Lake Victoria is the largest tropical lake in Africa, and it is shared by three East Africa countries (Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania). Discovered by John Speke in 1858 and named after the then Queen (Victoria) who was at the reins of England that time. Scattered along the beautiful shores of Lake Victoria, there are approximately 84 secluded clusters of islands, known as the Ssese islands.
These islands have become a major source of tourist attraction, thanks to their exhilarating natural environs, exotic wildlife, flora and fauna. All the islands are significantly different from each other, in terms of their shape, size, and vegetation including people and wildlife. In this post we will cover some of our favorite islands to explore and their unique characteristics.
There is no better way to discover Zanzibar than by trying the local dishes. Known as the Spice Island, Zanzibar offers a wide variety of spices, extracts, herbs and seasoning assortments, and these are what make the Zanzibari cuisine unique. The locals spice their meals to create the perfect flavour, aroma and colour. With an eclectic combination of the Swahili, Indian and Arabian influences, the Zanzibari food will take you on an unforgettable culinary journey. Check out these 10 dishes for distinctive Zanzibari flavours, packed with heart and soul.
Masai Mara in Kenya is one of the best slices of wildlife tourism in the world. With the improving tourism industry, the destination has much more to offer. Masai Mara Reserve – best known as the departure and arrival point for the annual migration (Great Migration) of millions of wildebeest and antelopes – is the most popular game park in Kenya. It stretches over 200 sq miles of vast grassy plains lying to the southwest of this spectacular East African country.
An African Anthology in conjunction with Africa Wild Lodges & Safaris, is delighted to announce the opening of Saguni Safari Lodge in the Khwai Conservancy bordering the Moremi Game Reserve which forms part of the Okavango Delta on 01 August 2018.
Zuri Zanzibar is a brand new resort based on the beautiful white sandy beach of Northern Zanzibar offering a tranquil and relaxed environment. The resort comprises 55 bungalows, suites and villas looking out over the turquoise waters of the Indian ocean.