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I Know Of This Little Place in Muthaiga You Should Try Out

I wonder whether you have heard of the Kingdom Gardens Guest House. Well, if you have not, it is tucked away in the quite leafy suburbs of Muthaiga, this non-smoking and non-alcoholic facility is a cosy, warm place to while … Continue reading

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First Ever G4S Cross Country Challenge Held In Karura Forest

A few months ago we carried a story about how Karura forest was being transformed to a tourist attraction. Now Kenyans are beginning to think up innovative ideas on how to use the forest and the opportunity presented. One such … Continue reading

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Kenya Needs Kshs 7.6 billion To Reach 10% Forest Cover by The Year 2030

Kenya requires Kshs 7.6 billion annually to purchase 384 million seedlings in order to meet the United Nations’ requirement of a 10% forest cover by the year 2030 – the Kenya Forestry and Wildlife ministry has revealed. The revelation was … Continue reading

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First Ever ‘International Year of Forests’ To Be Marked in Kenya

The World Forest Day will be commemorated on Monday, March 21, 2011 globally. In Kenya, the celebrations will take place at the Karura Resource Centre in Karura forest and will be marked with the official launching of the International Year … Continue reading

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Rift Valley Festival at The Fisherman’s Camp – Where Music and Art Will Come Alive

The Rift Valley Festival held at the Fisherman’s Camp on the shores of Lake Naivasha is an event that presents a mix of local and international musicians and DJs where established artistes perform alongside developing talent. This year’s event happens … Continue reading

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Karura Forest Becomes a Tourist Attraction

Kenyans and overseas tourists will soon be able to visit attractions within Karura Forest and enjoy the beauty of this unspoiled natural resource when it is opened to the public in February 26 2011 ahead of a planned official inauguration … Continue reading

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