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A Trip To Lamu Can Feel Like A Journey Back In Time

Lamu is one of Kenya’s oldest living towns and is truly a step back in time. Separated from the hustle of modern life by the Indian Ocean and customs of the local peoples. Little has changed over the centuries in … Continue reading

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Treasures of The Indian Ocean Revealed: The Return Of The Santo Antonio de Tanná

The discovery, at the old harbour of Mombasa, of a 17th century Portuguese shipwreck by divers Conway Plough and Peter Philips in 1960, set in motion, what was to be, perhaps, one of the largest excavation missions in Kenya’s maritime history. Continue reading

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Christmas Is Here And All Roads Are Heading To The Kenya Coast

The annual Christmas fever is starting to set in on hundreds upon hundreds of local and international tourists as they descend into the coastal towns of Malindi and Watamu for the festive season. Besides the traditional visitors such as Italian … Continue reading

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Lamu Annual Cultural Festival 2011 A Huge Success

Sometime last month we posted a story on this year’s Lamu Cultural  Festival and talked about how over the years the event had grown in size and popularity. Well, this year’s event did not disappoint. Interestingly though, out of the … Continue reading

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Mombasa Marine Park: First Beneficiary Of New Beach Management Programme

The Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) this November on Wednesday launched a 6-month Beach Management Programme in the Mombasa Marine National Park and Reserve. The programme is a pilot initiative funded by the Kenya Government to restore the competitive edge of … Continue reading

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New Luxury Apartments Offer New Luxury Accommodation At Shanzu, North Coast

Pangoni Resort in the North Coast town of Mombasa in Shanzu looks like the newest entrant in the thriving furnished apartment business which seems to be the in-thing in accommodation facilities nowadays. With 50 fully furnished three-bedroom apartments that can … Continue reading

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