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Stories and Tips Mombasa

The Train trip That Never Was

Written by Harv_y on 16 Jan, 2007

As I have a Kenyan wife I try to get out to Kenya whenever I can. This year suddenly at the last minute a cheap flight with First Choice who had a flight a couple of days later than I wanted to go but at…Read More


Three Times in a Year - The Lowdown!

Written by Harv_y on 25 Nov, 2005

I travelled to Kenya in June this year. It would be my third trip here in 12 months, and what an interesting set of journeys they have been. The very first time, I flew with BA direct from LHR-NBO; the second time was from LGW-Mombasa…Read More


Swim, Surf, and More Surfing

Written by Lieslkate on 03 Jun, 2005

Gentle, friendly, relaxing--these are the best beaches in Africa, with excellent surfing. Bring your boogie board, surfboard, snorkeling gear, and a good book to relax with after--anything by Jilly Cooper or Janet Evanovich will do. Keep it light!…Read More


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Diani Rules!

Written by EmWaddell on 26 Jun, 2009

If you are planning to be on the Kenyan Coast during the rainy season (May-July), make sure you head to Diani Beach for the annual Diani Rules competition. Originally created to keep the 'coasties' entertained during the wet season, this competition is now an annual…Read More


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Moved Here Years Ago

Written by Martin_the_Geezer on 22 Jun, 2009

In 1999 or there about my wife and I took a vacation here. splendid weather all year round. being English, getting away from all the pissing rain was great. anyway we decided to move down here in 2002, i didn't like the idea at first…Read More


Excurzion to Zanzibar

Written by chris rivers on 28 Dec, 2001

Describes excursion taken for 3 nights to Zanzibar. Refers to airport, Stonetown, shopping, island spices tour, trip to giant tortoise island and associated snorkelling expedition.[incomplete addition] …Read More


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