When I first travelled this road you considered things were going well if you made the trip from Isiolo to Moyale in 2 days. The rough corrugated dirt road, strewn with either rocks or a fine clinging dust, was hard work in the dry season. During the rains however it was almost impossible. It wasn’t unheard of for the journey to stretch to a week, as buses and lorries became stuck in mud over their axles, and completely blocked the road.Read More
Silvester was back!
We left Sereolipi with the intention of getting to Nairobi. However, the heat had sapped our energy so we decided to sleep in Isiolo and got back to Nairobi the following day.
What started off as a 4-day trip in The Big North had ended up being a 7-day adventure. We were happy to be back in Nairobi but immediately started wondering when we’d get the chance to be back in northern Kenya.
Next destination : Moyale!Read More
“There is no such experience as guiding wageni around the conservancy unarmed,” says Sambara, one of the rangers who completed the training, adding, “for the first time in the 9 years I have been doing this job, I now have knowledge that not only ensures the safety of my visitors but also conservation of tranquility for the rhinos themselves.”Read More