The hidden Olive Forest

The hidden Olive Forest

Kenya /

I have to revisit Rift Valley again…no seriously this region of Kenya just keeps surprising me. I have been traveling to the Rift at least once a year since as early as 4 years old, whether it was for a school trip, or passing through it or a holiday with my family, every year without […]

The Perfect Burger…

The Perfect Burger…

Kenya /

1st things 1st shout out to all the locals one thing that we luck in Nairobi is McDonalds but guess what we don’t need McDonald’s unhealthy, thin, God knows what’s in the beef burger. For two years running now after a successful round of Nairobi Restaurant Week and Pizza festival, Nairobi has decided it’s time […]

AL DAR  (HOME SWEET HOME)   

AL DAR (HOME SWEET HOME)  

DRC /

Kinshasa boasts some of the best restaurants in the country, which gives you unlimited access to choose from different eateries when in town. Naturally, being the capital of such a vast country, it’s quite easy to find what you’re looking for if you narrow down your choices. Unlike elsewhere in the world, restaurants are for […]

Where Kenya lacks in wine, She excels in tea

Where Kenya lacks in wine, She excels in tea

Kenya /

In recent years I happened to somehow…somewhere picked up a taste and appreciation for a good cup of tea like never before, black tea, white tea, green tea heck any colour of tea you name it I have either tasted it or probably about to taste it. Perhaps it was the moving away from home […]

Women’s day

Women’s day

DRC /

 Since birth, we’ve all been taught that women could be as strong as men, though on the surface we may appear like very fragile creature. We complain a lot, we whine, talk about anything and everything but at the end of the day we get things done. We do our job without being asked and […]

5 MUST-TRY restaurants in Dakar

5 MUST-TRY restaurants in Dakar

All Lifestyle / Gastronomy / Lifestyle / Senegal / West Africa /

Planning a vacation as we enter these warm summer months? Look no further: Dakar has always been a top tourist destination. If you’ve pencilled in a few days/weeks for yourself here, these five dining spots are un-missable.   Chez Loutcha  A senegalese canteen (among other things) in the heart of Dakar! Located in the center […]

Blankets, Wine & Music

Blankets, Wine & Music

Kenya /

Coming off that successful burger fest week, news around Nairobi is the next edition of Blankets and Wine, this one is going to be pretty exciting. Main headliner is British singer/songwriter Estelle Swaray popularly known as Estelle…side note I am already singing 1980, Dance B**ch and American Boy in my head Blankets and Wine is […]

#tembeaKenya

#tembeaKenya

Kenya /

Chances are that if you are an avid or in this case occasional reader of the Economist, Forbes or Time magazines…yes that cliché, there is always some list of billionaires urging us commoners to travel as much as we can especially if you are under 30. This brings me to my next topic of travel […]