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Kisumu Ber

Kisumu had been among the top 3 destinations on my bucket-list for local places to visit in Kenya since 2015, so you can imagine my excitement and mental satisfaction when I went there over the just-concluded December holidays. 1,151 more words


Alarm over the declining Nile perch stock in Lake Victoria

In the late 1950s, the Nile perch was introduced to Lake Victoria. One of the consequences was the decline of more than 500 native species, including many… 131 more words


“An achievable slice of heaven”

“An achievable slice of heaven”

After plenty of excitement about Brovad Sands, and of course the island which houses the hidden gem I made the punishing journey through Masaka. 420 more words

Ssese Islands

3 Days Bwindi Gorilla Safari Uganda


Bwindi impenetrable forest is a located in south western Uganda, kanungu district on the edge of the Albertine rift, the western branch of the east African rift valley. 485 more words

Uganda Car Rental

My most Favorite Love Story.

Traveling is something we both enjoy and taking a few days off to enjoy the countryside is usually very welcome. After considering the Coast of Kenya and the Masai Mara, we finally decided to head west and explore the beautiful countryside of Western Kenya. 1,364 more words


Road Tripping Kenya: Kisumu & Lake Victoria

Eldoret is a five hour drive west of Nairobi. Another two hours will get you to Kisumu, a city bordering Lake Victoria.

We stocked up on some road trip provisions: Stoney (like ginger beer but better… we may or may not have smuggled four bottles back to the States with us), Krest (like 7 Up but better… Hubby says it contains quinine which helps protect against malaria), and fresh roasted corn on the cob, purchased through the front passenger window from a roadside stand. 181 more words