Kenya is one of the richest countries in the world, located in the richest continent in the world. On our surface, we are blessed with infinite beauty and abundance of flora and fauna. Producing most exquisite harvest of flowers, tea, coffee, fruits, vegetables and horticulture you name it we’ve got it! Our land is Golden, literally a true paradise.
This trip is not about Kenya; well it is in Kenya but because of the gift of diversity that we have been blessed with. Within the borders of one country we find savannas rich with game, timeless culture unchanged by the modern world, pristine beaches and islands and coral reefs equatorial forest best for meditation, snow capes mountains, searing deserts, painted deserts and cool highland retreats and endless opportunity for adventure, discovery, relaxation and more than you would ever expect.
Urban Bag gardening
Many residents living in towns and cities are turning to urban farming to fight poverty, enhance food security and improve environmental sustainability. Like many trying out the bag gardening is a young mother living in Thika town, located 45 km away from Nairobi city center. She is kind to share her secret with visitors who visit to witness the jewel she keeps in a landless estate backyard. Bag garden take only a square area and the bags can hold 80 – 100 crops. These lessons will be helpful as you will be able to take a bag home with you, curtsy of Kisima Safaris and have your own bag garden, offering you a chance to eat organic vegetable from your own backyard garden.
When there is a mention of African biggest slum Kibera, you automatically picture poverty, insecurity, negativity among others. A visit to Kibera slum will leave you shockingly inspired for you will be amazed by the gigantic industrious and incredibly busy market place that is… Kibera is a self-sufficient place where you will get everything that you want surprisingly in better quality than most parts of Nairobi city. It is a hub of talented hair dressers, interior designers, dressmakers, artists and fresh fruits and vegetable are sprouting from every corner.
Women will amuse you with their extra- ordinary positivity and talented business minds, each of them believing that they will be successful. The below picture is an image of Kibera slums roofs, decorated by pictures of women who live there. The art was done in 2009 by a French photographer who visited Kibera and was inspired by the women there. JR photographed local women in Nairobi’s largest slum, printed them on a vinyl – covered tarpaulins and attached them to the roofs of the shacks in the slum as a part of ‘Women are Heroes project’
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The entire specie of white rhinos in the planet depend on him, he is so precious that he has his own private bodyguards. Sudan is the only serving male black rhino in the planet among over 17,000 females who try as hard as they can to get their way with him. He is in Ol-Pejeta Conservancy and has had a journey of a lifetime. To see and hear more about his journey and survival……. you have to book this trip.
Tambuzi Farm Visit
A beautiful story of a white couple with Kenyan roots who saw an opportunity and seized it. This story leads to the two turning a dairy farm into a beautiful flower paradise, a worldwide leading specialist supplier of traditional garden scented roses- the only one in Kenya. They have over 12 different types of roses and have been running for more than 20 years
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Jungle in Africa (The Aberdare Mountain Ranges)
It soars to peaks of 13,000 feet and dip into deep, V shaped valleys with streams and rivers cascading over spectacular waterfalls, including Kenya’s longest fall of approximately 1,000 feet! Located in the heart of the Kikuyu tribe highlands area in Central Kenya, traditional folklore states that the Aberdare Mountains are one of the homes of Ngai,(God). This mountain ranges provide the best atmosphere of jungle meditation and yoga.
Maasai Mara National Reserve
Have an exclusive stay in a luxurious camp in the wilderness as you enjoy the wildlife and connect with nature. Have organized wilderness yoga in scenic site at request. Maasai Mara is one of the world’s best reserves hosting the 7th wonder of the world which is the largest wildebeest migration. With a cultural tour to the Maasai Mara village and a balloon Safari on request at an extra cost. The Mara will give you an ultimate wilderness experience
Watamu Tree House yoga retreated
Watamu Treehouse is a truly unique retreat center situated on the nicest and quietest part of Watamu Beach – a beautiful stretch of white sand and warm blue water on the Kenya Coast. Staying at Tree-house is unlike any other Coastal house or hotel. In fact in 2014, a weekend at Watamu Tree-house was chosen by Kenya Airways Msafiri Magazine as one of the “100 UNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCES” available at the 60-plus Kenya Airways destinations worldwide! In 2015 Harper’s Bazaar UK listed Tree-house first in their feature “THE WORLD’S BEST TREE-HOUSE HOTELS”. And in 2016, the Telegraph Travel included Tree-house among-st their “BEST HOTELS IN KENYA”
with an activity filled day planned just for the staying guest, tree house will leave you healthier than you came.
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