In search of wildlife in Kenya: animals in the spotlight!

Animals in Kenya Kenya is a super big country, and therefore rich in animals. Of course, we could list all the insects, but we’ll assume for the sake of convenience that you, the reader, will be especially pleased with information about which large animals you can find in Kenya. Can you find the Big Five […]

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Diversity at its finest: everything you need to know about nature in Kenya

Mount Suswa

Sustainable travel to Kenya with Charlie’s Travels Kenya is our home country and that is for a good reason: as far as we are concerned, Kenya is the most beautiful country there is and that is partly due to the beautiful nature and landscapes in Kenya. This country is super diverse in culture, landscapes, nature […]

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An Organised Round Trip To Kenya: What Does It Look Like?

How to arrange your own round trip through Kenya So, you want to go to Kenya. But how do you actually arrange a holiday to Kenya? You probably haven’t been to this country before and may not be sure what to consider. Questions about travel distances in Kenya, the costs of renting a car in […]

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TRAVELSTORY: Geraldine Kemper discovered beautiful Kenya with her boyfriend

Geraldine Kemper

We were going on holiday to Kenya in November, and were figuring out what we could do. Although we normally plan everything ourselves and one of us had lived in Kenya for some time, we also wanted to do a special trip in nature and adventure with motorbikes. We had heard good stories about Charlie’s […]

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Kenya: Forty Years Later

The trip exceeded our expectations. From the first contacts it immediately became clear that Charlie’s Travels thinks pretty much ‘out of the box’. Our thoughts were immediately put aside. Suddenly it became: of course we will drive through the country ourselves! Motorcycling to Lake Natron? A challenge! Three days trekking with Maasai, definitely do it! […]

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The Lunatic Express: An Insane Train Track Across Kenya

Lunatic Express Train

A time of power and danger During the Scramble for Africa (no, not an egg dish, but the colonial race for Africa) many European countries tried to control as much of Africa as possible. Great Britain too. In order to have a direct connection to the fertile land around Lake Victoria, the British started building […]

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Hiking In Kenya: From Mount Kenya To The Tribal Trek

Maasai tribal trek To get straight to the point, this is the hike of all hikes and my personal favorite! It’s not about the dancing Masai who are there purely for tourists, but about the real deal, and that’s what we’re talking about here. You enter the Loita Hills together with a guide armed with […]

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5 TIMES THE BEST KITE SPOTS IN KENYA!

1.Kiting in Kenya: Che Shale Beginners & Advanced This beautiful beach is located approximately two hours’ drive north of Mombasa and is a somewhat more high-end kiteboarding destination. They say that the further north you go, the better the wind gets! There are a few kite schools right on the stunning beach, and with few […]

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