Kenya: Magical Land

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A journey in Africa is never completed without visiting Kenya which is rich in cultures, natural heritages, and ecosystem.

 

Travelers can enjoy challenging experience by trekking tours in the mangrove forests and sleeping in the bush surrounded by African wildlife. Kenya has a major marine park and conservational area to preserve the endangered coastal eco-system. In Masai Mara, visitors will have chances to view the great migration of the wildebeests and zebras across the Mara River during July and October. Millions of animals take part in the annual animal migration. Especially, the African elephant in major national parks and reserves is sure to attract visitors. The “Big Five” animals of Africa including the lion, leopard, and buffalo can be also found in Kenya. Besides having wonderful eco-system, Kenya is rich in culture. The country has one of the most diverse assortment of popular music forms. Its Zanzibaran taarab music has increasingly become popular.

 

The Maasai is famous for their elaborate upper body adornment and jewelry.

 

Kibera is the largest slum in Nairobi. Its conditions are extremely poor. There is a shortage of basic services including electricity and running water.

 

Diani Beach lies on the Indian Ocean coast of Kenya. This beautiful white-sanded beach merges with the small town of Ukunda which is famous for its coral reefs and black-and-white colobus monkeys.

 

A female gazelle runs through shallow water.

 

Kenya receives a great deal of sunshine around the year. Visitors can easily catch the beautiful sunsets.

 

Amboseli National Park spread across the Kenya-Tanzania border. This ecosystem is well-known for being the best place in Africa to get a close to wildlife species especially elephants.

 

Four cheetahs are relaxing on a mound.

 

Kenya has considerable land area of wildlife habitat. “Big Five” animals can be found here including the leopards, lions, buffalos, elephants, and rhinoceros.

 

Tourists on a safari in Kenya

 

 

Related links:

Kenya’s Geography – Kenya Travel – Travel To Kenya

Kenya Safari – Go to Kenya

Kenya Tourism Overview – Tour Wild Kenya – Kenya Africa