The Kenyan sun can sometimes leave you craving a quiet place in the shade. A cosy place to have an icecold beer, relax and recharge the batteries before venturing back out into the buzz. There are many such gems round Kenya and Nairobi especially. Shaded outdoor bars in comfortable settings catering to those simply wanting relaxing outdoor refreshments.
Here we visited the beer garden of the lovely little family hotel Sirona. A sheltered and shaded garden bar with plenty of nice beers and wines on the menu.
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Spent most of a week in Ongata Rongai right outside Nairobi ... theres one asphalt road through it, the rest are dirt tracks in all directions. From Ongata Rongai, a town right outside Nairobi. It may look like a bit of a dump, but its super vibrant & charming…
Right at the heart of Nairobi you will find a huge street market with an overwhelming amount of interesting stalls featuring local Kenyan craft works, art pieces, tourist souvenirs, traditional African jewelry and much more. You better put your haggling hat on. Every price is bargained for. But even if…
Rongai by Night Backstreet bars, sports cafees and discos are spread along the mainstreet of Ongata Rongai. It seems you can quell your thirst in cheap local beer or imported booze around the clock
Karen Blixen is a literary pride of Denmark but of Kenya as well. The Danish writer lived from 1885 till 1962 and is primarily known for novels based on her time spent in Kenya at her farm outside Nairobi. The main work by Karen Blixen was the majestic novel Out…
Plenty of monkeys live in and around the Nairobi National Park. You will see them hunting, playing and relaxing everywhere. Busy with their happy lives they do not tend to bother humans and expect the same in return. Here is a baboon relaxing in a tree above a cafe near…