Category Archives: Malindi

Online Casinos in East Africa Are the Next Big Thing

If you are a regular reader you will know that bingo at the Upanga Club in Dar es Salaam has become a favourite Friday night out. But the Upanga Club is not the only place where you can experience the thrill of a cash win. Friday night is also not the only time when you can enjoy a spot of gambling excitement. South Africa’s big gambling resorts are, inevitably, what everyone thinks of whenever gambling and Africa are mentioned in the same sentence. But believe it or not, there is a lot more to Africa than just the bit at the bottom! … Continue reading Online Casinos in East Africa Are the Next Big Thing

KWS Marine Park Tour Day 5: Back to Nairobi

It was the last day of the KWS marine park social media tour, and we were keenly aware of it. Instead of the gusto and excitement with which we’d woken up the past few days, on this last day, we were dragging our feet and barely talking to each other. We got up, had breakfast, and put our stuff together in preparation for the long journey ahead. The Itinerary Personally, I was a bit excited because I knew we were scheduled to drive through Tsavo East National Park on our way to Nairobi. Granted, we’d just be driving through, but I … Continue reading KWS Marine Park Tour Day 5: Back to Nairobi

Malindi Marine National Park

This post contains information about Malindi Marine Park, gathered during a familiarization tour organized by Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS). Hopefully, in this post you will find a guide to things of interest in Malindi Marine Park. I woke up in Malindi, after a few short hours of sleep. I was eager to see what goodies Malindi Marine Park held in store for me. As I wrote in my previous post, Malindi is my favorite town on the Kenyan coast, so I was eager not only to spend time at the beach but also to explore Malindi under water. Along with … Continue reading Malindi Marine National Park

The Reef Hotel Mombasa & Mombasa Marine Park

This post is about The Reef Hotel Mombasa, a beach hotel, and a popular tourist attraction near it: Mombasa Marine Park. The Reef Hotel Mombasa The Reef Hotel Mombasa is a long-time Mombasa hotel located on Nyali Beach, the original Reef Hotel having been built in 1972. To give you an idea of what it looks like today, here is a video of the hotel. Video of The Reef Hotel Mombasa Pricing at the Reef Hotel Mombasa The Reef Hotel Mombasa touts itself as a value-for-money beach hotel providing 4-star service at 3 star prices. Check out the current prices … Continue reading The Reef Hotel Mombasa & Mombasa Marine Park