CHASING SUNSETS – LAMU ARCHIPELAGO

I have never experienced a sunset that stole my breath away with its magnificent beauty.A sunset that evoked so many emotions within me that I couldn’t help but be lost in that moment; when the fiery red orb of light slowly sank into the ocean beneath the horizon and threads of light lingered in the…

B-DAY VACAY AT JACARANDA INDIAN OCEAN BEACH RESORT

I was in the middle of unpacking when this monkey walked into the room and snatched the packet of cashews I had left on the coffee table.The cocky little thing didn’t even make an effort to run far,he went and sat on the veranda ledge and started snacking on his spoils.His siblings however found him…

FOODIE HAVEN AT JACARANDA INDIAN OCEAN BEACH RESORT

Dinnertime at the Jacaranda Indian Ocean Beach Resort was always one of my favorite times since they  always had something fun happening.One night we got to have dinner on the beach and I was in the middle of stuffing my face with some insanely delicious calamari stir fry , when a group of colorfully dressed…

A NIGHT AT THE TREETOPS HOTEL KENYA

“Guys,come quick, there is a family of elephants right outside our room” My heart was beating wildly with excitement as I called out to my friends in a loud whisper since I did not want to scare away the elephants.I was in the middle of dressing up for dinner when I looked out of the…

SUNDOWNER GAME DRIVE – TREETOPS LODGE

I watched in awe as  a pair of beautiful Antelopes  suddenly skipped across the road  a few meters away from our jeep.I wanted to get a better look since they were currently hiding in the bushes next to where the jeep had stopped.I stood up on my chair and slowly opened the sun roof and…

OUTSPAN HOTEL NYERI

Have you ever loved a place so much that with time it starts to feel like home?That is how I feel about the Outspan Hotel which is located in Nyeri. Nyeri town is nestled in between the western slopes of Mt.Kenya and the Aberdare Ranges.It’s a beautiful town which was once the centre of the…

YOU START DYING SLOWLY BY PABLO NERUDA

You start dying slowly if you do not travel, if you do not read, If you do not listen to the sounds of life, If you do not appreciate yourself. You start dying slowly When you kill your self-esteem; When you do not let others help you. You start dying slowly If you become a…