Press & Awards

  • Mentioned by Pryton Technologies (September 3, 2018)

Online Hotel Reputation Management in Kenya: “…there are blog sites focusing specifically on the hotels and hospitality industry in general such as Chick About Town…You can reach out to them to see if they can write about your hotel. Depending on your agreement you can offer cash payment, a free night, a trip or all.

  • Quoted in Business Insider (May 16, 2018)

What summer vacation looks like in 19 countries around the world: “…National parks, rift valley lakes, Mombasa and other coastal destinations, and their homes of origin are popular among Kenyans, according to Biche, a Tanzanian and Ugandan lifestyle blogger who lives in Kenya.

For wealthier folks, Biche said international destinations include Dubai, South Africa, the UK, and the US…

  • Featured on Travelogues of an African Girl (December 22, 2017)

A few of my favourite African influencers that you should know.: “…Looking to travel within the East African region? Your best bet for loads of info would be the Chick About Town blog. She gives entertaining stories and never shies away from controversy. Her honesty and sass always keeps us coming to her blog for more, whether her writing gives directions to great products and services within the region, or even her favorite contraceptives….”

  • Featured on Kenyan Backpacker (November 25, 2017)

My Top 10 Kenyan Travelers and Travel Blogs: “…Chick About Town, by Biche, is an amazing blog and a leader when it comes to traveling within East Africa. She gives reviews, information and tips on where to stay, restaurants, transport, cultural activities and other travel related guides for the region…”

  • Featured on (May 6, 2016)

Tanzania’s Best Blogs You Should Know: “…ChickAboutTown is a blog/online-enterprise that portrays the diversity of East African towns, people, and events through a cultural lens…”

  • Featured on TechJaja (April 15, 2015)

Uganda’s Top 10 Female Bloggers That You Must Follow: “…Honorary mentions to the following ladies for their equally outstanding blogs and you should follow the hyperlinks as soon as you read the last full stop on this post…ChickAboutTown…”

  • 5-time nominee, Tanzanian Blog Award 2011:
    • Best Advertising/Marketing Blog
    • Best Beauty Blog
    • Best Fashion Blog
    • Best Travel Blog
    • Best Photography Blog
  • Featured in the Kenyan Daily Nation (March 12, 2010)

Excerpt:“I have a soft spot for bloggers who write well. And “Biche" writes neatly without bias…"

  • Featured on The Rough Guide to Kenya Blog (August 29, 2008)

Nairobi Blogs: “…Chick about Town, run by a sassy hedonist nicknamed Biche, concentrates on products and services, ranging from the best auto repair shop to her favourite contraceptives…All her posts are delivered in a gloriously enthusiastic, upfront and refreshingly detailed style…”

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