Monthly Archives: April 2011

From Ngong With Tales of Silk And Silkworms

Our travels this April, it seems will be accentuated by the visit recently to the small but vibrant town of Ngong which played host to a unique trade fair held at the community level where producers and processors can showcase … Continue reading

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We Have Discovered a New Species Of Wildlife In The Kenyan Wilderness

We have focused a lot here at Enchanted Landscapes Travelogue on the amazing wildlife doting the many national parks, reserves and sanctuaries and have talked a lot about their uniqueness – even mentioned several that are endemic and others on … Continue reading

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Kenya Celebrates Royal Wedding With Thirteen Thousand Free Roses Given To Londoners

As excitement builds in anticipation of the Royal Wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton in Westminster Abbey on April 29, 2011, which has been declared a bank holiday in celebration, Kenya celebrated the marriage with Kenyan roses as gifts … Continue reading

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Surviving An Attack From An African Elephant

Elephants are known to be naturally docile animals. They rarely attack humans unless provoked (read this article for more details). But recently, new evidence suggests differently. Wild elephants are attacking people – even tourists just trying to catch a glimpse … Continue reading

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Another World Marathon Record Under Threat

Kenyan Geoffrey Mutai has won the 115th edition of the 2011 Boston Marathon ahead of compatriot Moses Mosop with a world record breaking time of 2 hours, 3 minutes, and 2 seconds – the fastest anyone has ever run. Mutai … Continue reading

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Kazi Kwa Vijana: How a Government Initiative is Involving the Youth in Protecting The Environment

As efforts to restore the Lake Naivasha cathment area continue, the Ministry of Environment and Mineral Resources has made a huge contribution by supporting the planting of over 1.2 million trees during the last one year through a new initiative … Continue reading

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Ma DVD Takes The Spotlight At 9th Skiza Chaguo La Teeniez Awards

The 9th Skiza Chaguo La Teeniez Awards was held today on 16th April at the Carnivore grounds. The awards though have gone though hard times recently but they are trying to make a come-back. Machachari, the TV series on Citizen … Continue reading

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