True Countryside To Visit

“……Why do you always travel all over?” This is one of the many questions I get from friends, family and even followers of my Travel stories. My answer is always so simple: “….I travel because I want to know my country and learn new to appreciation of how lucky I am to live or to…

She was Shy, Elegant and with a big heart

Its been a month now since when we decided to take up a challenge with #TravelWithEliud  to go back in time visiting places that many people last set foot in while in school on those amazing school trips and we named this challenge #GoingBackInMemory as we begun with #TheCityWeAssume then #TheVillageInTheCity (Bomas of Kenya) and others as we try to…

What’s in my cup

Have you ever asked yourself “Whoever was first to milk a cow, what was he thinking or what made him do it?” Well, I have such questions every day and I got an answer to one of them this time was one on what is in my Cup: COFFEE. I got an opportunity thanks to…

Easter In Kajiado

“Happy Easter”  I hope that didn’t come late, for this is when I am feeling like myself once more. As my friends were busy laughing at me for not having a plan for the Easter festive weekend when they were busy  boarding 4X4 to Amboseli, Masai Mara and other place (an the one I envy…

the Villages in the city

Have you ever thought or even had imagination of finding or walking through villages within a city? Imagine mud houses with grass thatched roofs just withing a blooming and towering concrete jungle reflecting the rays of the sun down to its streets below to its foundations. Yes this is very possible in the towering concrete…

Nairobi My City

I was not to write this but I had to share it may be it would help someone else reading this. A friend asked me if she could join my town walks around this magnificent city of Nairobi which is like an open history book from sculptures to historical buildings that paint this concrete jungle…

Point of return is our Finish line

This social media platform come in handy whenever looking for some company in traveling (that is when you are not in the mood of solo adventures)  so I decided to look for company willing to join me for an adventure on two wheels, no engine but muscles and burning of calories to a good day…

Camp 361 Of Italian POW

During my travel I get to be amazed by how many big roles this country played on the world History, I think Kenya has got its finger prints in every History happening that shaped the world. From Vasco Da Gama to latest and fresh in Memory is the Obama History. My beautiful home that many…

if it measure your pocket, its worth for you 

I had never known that I would find myself as old as iam shouting in excitement but at heart like “……………ndege…….ndege….ndege unakuja……” (Plane is coming)  this came to reality when I had the Vintage Air Rally planes were making their way into Kenya (who am I to be left out of such an experience) and…

A Castle of The Forest 

I was hungry and had been looking for an adventure or an activity to stretch my legs for sometime not until I got an opportunity to go back to one place I last set foot in 2013 and this is Castle Lodge in Kamunye on a less used route of Mt. Kenya a destination of…

NGARE NDARE FOREST; NANYUKI

Originally posted on akenyannomad:
I have seen pictures of lakes and springs with naturally coloured water; the blue waters of Blue Grotto in Italy, the pink waters of Lake Retba in Senegal and so on. You can imagine my excitement when  I saw a blue waterfall, gathering into a glistening blue pool, and found out…