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MARA SERENA SAFARI LODGE- UNDENIABLE LUXURY

MARA SERENA SAFARI LODGE- UNDENIABLE LUXURY

We recently had an opportunity to explore Mara Serena Safari Lodge. It’s located within Mara Triangle of the Masai Mara National Reserve. We had been eyeing this lodge for quite sometime. Our luck came knocking with a group of friends who were visiting Kenya on work assignment and they decided to tag us on their short Safari. Masai Mara National Reserve is not under the management of  Kenya Wildlife Service. Narok County government manages the most visited eastern part of the park while Trans-Mara County Council oversees the western part commonly known as  Mara Triangle

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A DAY TOUR AT KIAMBETHU FARM

A DAY TOUR AT KIAMBETHU FARM

Just a short drive from the heart of Nairobi, Kiambethu Farm at Limuru provides a tranquil insight into life on a settler farm.The farm house is set within beautiful gardens surrounded by acres of tea and indigenous forest – home to the Colobus monkey and plenty of other wildlife .

Kiambethu was bought and farmed by AB McDonell in 1910. He was the first person to grow, make and sell tea commercially in Kenya – now one of Kenya’s biggest exports. Five generations have lived on the farm and it is currently run by his granddaughter Fiona Vernon.

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