Mama Flo’s 4-day road trip to Marsabit & Shaba – perfect road, wilderness, rare wildlife, adventure

Are you in need of speed and or thrilling adventure in absolute wilderness with stunning landscape?  My 4-day road trip to Marsabit and Shaba National Reserve in Northern Kenya provided that and much more. Many tried to discourage me from this trip given the areas notorious banditry activity in the past. I am glad I did not listen and I am sure you will see why. Where is…Continue Reading “Mama Flo’s 4-day road trip to Marsabit & Shaba – perfect road, wilderness, rare wildlife, adventure”

Mama Flo’s adventures in serene and charming Sasumua – 1 hour from Nairobi

I guarantee you the idyllic setting of Sasumua will charm your heart whether you visit for a romantic getaway, picnic with family or spiritual solitude. All you need is a tankful of fuel, refreshments and at least 4 hours on your hands. Come let’s visit Sasumua Dam, Njabini area in Nyandarua County. It’s one hour away from Nairobi. How to get there…Continue Reading “Mama Flo’s adventures in serene and charming Sasumua – 1 hour from Nairobi”

Mama Flo on Tanzanian roads – a near perfect smoothie

Where on earth would you get roads with signs warning you to slow down as blind people may be crossing? Others telling you that the town you just passed has now ended? And double straight lines in the middle of a ‘two way’ road indicating you are not allowed to overtake from either direction? Did…Continue Reading “Mama Flo on Tanzanian roads – a near perfect smoothie”

Mama Flo’s 4-day shoe string budget to Ngorongoro

Three nights accommodation (bed & breakfast) KES 6000 ($53), four-day food & entertainment KES 5,700 ($50), Park and crater fees KES 800 ($7), fuel KES 10,000 ($90), a chauffeured & guided tour KES 12,500 ($100). Total KES 35,000 ($300) for a wonderland tour of Ngorongoro Conservation Area. That was it. How? Lush Garden and Business…Continue Reading “Mama Flo’s 4-day shoe string budget to Ngorongoro”