Tag: Meru

 

Kenya Wildlife Servive To Conduct Aerial Census on Giant Mammals

Kenya Wildlife Service in a statement Saturday announced plans to carry out an aerial survey of giant mammals in the northern Kenya counties.  The targeted mammals include elephants, giraffes, buffaloes and gravy zebras. The Survey will commence on 19th to 30th November and is aimed at assessing the population andRead More

Five Out of Town Breaks for Mashujaa Day

Mashujaa Day, as the Swahili word connotes is a day set aside to celebrate Kenyan Heroes whose resilient fight and sacrifice led to the country’s independence from colonialists. The day, which was referred to as Kenyatta Day before the promulgation of the new constitution in August 2010 is celebrated withRead More

Six Guides to Becoming a Green Traveler

There are several descriptions and terms to what green traveling is; but to break this down to its basic meaning, green traveling advocates for minimal disruption of the ecosystem, respect to cultural values at your destination, responsible and ethical behavior, environmental conservation and positive contribution to local communities. So whyRead More

Destination of the Week: Meru and It’s Neighborhood

270 km north-west from Nairobi, one can find a city that is a gate to attractions like Mount Kenya, Samburu National Reserve or Buffalo Springs National Reserves. That city is Meru. Located in a heart of Kenya, with its 250,000 residents, is very often omitted when it comes to domesticRead More