Best Safari Parks and Game Reserves Near Nairobi

Best Safari Parks and Game Reserves Near Nairobi

Nairobi is a city that lives and breathes wildlife, from the carved wooden hippos and lions for sale in every tourist handicraft shop to the real-life versions haunting the wildlife reserves near Nairobi. Kenya makes a superb base for day or overnight excursions to a diverse array...
10 Most Beautiful and Interesting Places to Visit in Kenya

10 Most Beautiful and Interesting Places to Visit in Kenya

Heather Richardson Categories: African Hotspots, Kenya, Travel Tips
A country of great diversity, both physically and culturally, Kenya is one of Africa’s most popular destinations for very good reason. With blissful Indian Ocean beaches, craggy mountains, lush forests and wildlife-rich savannahs, there are endless beautiful places to visit in Kenya. These are 10 of many…
5 Fabulous Facts of the Greater Kudu (Tragelaphus Strepsiceros)

5 Fabulous Facts of the Greater Kudu (Tragelaphus Strepsiceros)

At SafariBookings we love Africa! And not only for the big five. Today we’ll take a closer look at the Greater kudu. The spectacular spiral horns of this handsome antelope – the longest of any antelope – have long made it a favourite among safari-goers and trophy hunters alike...
The Masai Mara Conservancies

The Masai Mara Conservancies

If your impression of Africa is of tawny coat lions streaking after wildebeest then the place you’re thinking about is most likely Kenya’s Masai Mara Conservancies. Perhaps the single most famous protected area in Africa, the Masai Mara offers a wildlife bonanza like no other...
Living With The Marsh Lions

Living With The Marsh Lions

Four decades have passed since expert writer Brian Jackman saw his first wild lion but the memory never fades. “He was a big pride male Marsh Lion in Kenya’s Masai Mara National Reserve, sitting on a termite mound on a cold, bright dawn with his mane backlit in the morning sun...
Unique Safaris That Get You Away From The Crowds In Style

Unique Safaris That Get You Away From The Crowds In Style

When you contemplate booking an African safari, it’s the obvious icons that spring to mind – Serengeti, Masai Mara, Kruger, South Luangwa, Okavango and the like. But...
10 Reasons Why You Should Visit Kenya Right Now

10 Reasons Why You Should Visit Kenya Right Now

Jarred Manasse Categories: Kenya, Safari Tours
Kenya is one of the world’s most iconic safari destinations. Every year, thousands of tourists from all corners of the globe flock to East Africa to experience what an authentic African safari is like...
Laikipia, Kenya: Home, Sweet Home at Sabuk Lodge

Laikipia, Kenya: Home, Sweet Home at Sabuk Lodge

Sue Watt visits a special lodge: Sabuk Lodge, home to one of Africa’s first female guides who’s now helping to educate Samburu girls. It’s a win-win situation and guests benefit too...
Diani Beach is an Idyllic Location for a Kenyan Beach Holiday

Diani Beach is an Idyllic Location for a Kenyan Beach Holiday

With a gorgeous tropical climate, pearly-white sands blending into the turquoise warm ocean, and plenty of fine hotels, restaurants and activities, Diani Beach is one of East Africa’s favourite resorts.