Entries by Lawrence

Watch out – Tracking technology against hotel linen theft!

Have you ever been tempted to “souvenir” a towel or robe from a hotel room? You are far from alone. A recent poll found that over 60% of hotel guests cannot resist taking a linen item when they check out of a hotel. A company has developed tracking devices for linen that alert managers to […]

The Ranch House Bistro, Naivasha

A lovely new restaurant, The Ranch House Bistro, has opened on South Lake Road. The Bistro is open for lunch Tuesday through Sunday. The a la carte menu is broad enough to appeal to every taste. Special treats include a pizza oven with great thin crust pizzas, and a curry buffet on Sundays. The ambiance […]

Self-drive to Treetops Lodge, Aberdare National Park

Treetops Lodge has discontinued their transfer service from Outspan Lodge to Treetops. From 1 Jan Treetops guests will be required to use their own tour or private vehicle to drive to the lodge (note: road not good for saloon cars). Check-in and lunch service remains at Outspan.

Traveler’s Guide: Luggage Tips

We like to make sure that your flying experience is not only enjoyable, but easy and comfortable. We know that lost or damaged baggage issues are far from convenient, which is why we’ve provided some tips and information to help make your travels hassle free. Unique identification Make your bag easy to recognise and distinguishable […]

Travel Affairs Mpesa Paybill Number

We are pleased to announce that you can now pay for services using MPESA on our paybill number 913650. Process of making payment: Go to your Mpesa menu Select Paybill Enter business number 913650 Under Enter Account Number – Type your name and invoice or reference number of service being paid for Enter the amount […]

Traveller’s Guide – Ways to beat data fees when you travel overseas

The rise of smartphones and universal internet services has made keeping in touch while traveling abroad easier and more of a priority than it used to be. But for many travellers – business or leisure, increased connectivity can also present a potential minefield of hidden fees. Should you buy an international roaming plan? And if […]

A different type of Holiday… Cruises

Why go on a cruise? How would you like your next holiday to be? Unique, multi-destination itinerary without the stress of figuring out connections, no running to catch flights, no hassles of checking in or out and packing and unpacking at each stop, no worries about entertainment options? There is a lot going for a […]

Kavita on a 7 Night Arabian Gulf Cruise

Kavita, our travel supervisor, recently went on Royal Caribbean’s “Splendor of the Seas” cruise ship for a 7 night Arabian Gulf cruise, starting and ending in Dubai. She shared the experience with us: Cruising is a perfect holiday for many – people whether you’re an adrenaline junkie, lounge/chilling person or a bit of both, there […]

Esther visits Bangkok

Esther, our travel consultant, recently had the opportunity to visit Bangkok with Kenya Airways. These are her comments on her experience. Bangkok, Thailand’s capital is a sprawling metropolis known for its ornate shrines and vibrant street life. The boat-filled Chao Phraya River feeds its network of canals, flowing past the Rattanakosin royal district, home to […]