Endangered Animal Species in Kenya

Kenya has over 400 recorded mammal species, second only to the Democratic Republic of Congo in Africa and tenth in the world. With such a huge number a few these mammal species are certain to be endemic. An endemic species is one whose habitat is unique to a defined geographical location, such as a country, […]

Wildebeest Migration Masai Mara

The Great Wildebeest Migration It is rated as one of the world’s most spectacular natural events. Starring wildebeest as the principle players, featuring minor characters the predators and scavengers, staged in two different countries and a major obstacle – the Mara river. No where in the world is there a movement of animals as immense […]

STOP OVER AT MARSABIT NATIONAL PARK

MARSABIT NATIONAL PARK Marsabit National Park is a remote montane paradise located in Kenya’s desert northern frontier. The park skirts the massive extinct volcano known as Mount Marsabit. Its name loosely translated means ‘Place of Cold‘. Marsabit Mountain is a natural phenomenon, born out of volcanic fire and shaped by mist. The mountain’s great mass […]

TSAVO NATIONAL PARK, A GEM OF A PLACE

Finally I got the chance to see the Maneaters of Tsavo, famous for having a taste for human cuisine, in not so many words. I had a few questions I had to get answers to. Did they actually exist or were the man eaters of Tsavo a myth? How are they physically? Are they bigger […]