Monthly Archives: June 2014

Talking-Point

Taking the challenge

msafiri hears from Cosmas Langat, a young Kenyan who has been supported by AbleChildAfrica and their partner ANDY (Action Network for the Disabled) on a pioneering sports and employment project…

Broth

The wonders of broth

Food fashions may come and go, but it is some of our traditional ways of cooking that may hold the key to healthier living, discovers Tricia Wanjala Suppose I told…

GameOn

Game on!

The 2014 FIFA World Cup is at last upon us. If you like watching sport and enjoy a pint, you’ll be in good company at any of these Nairobi sports…

SleepWell

Sleep well – Zanzibar Spice

Whether you choose to stay in a trendy boutique hotel or a beach resort, Zanzibar delivers, says Sammye Walton Zanzibar, the island of spice, has breathtaking Indian Ocean views and…

Notebook

Nairobi notebook

Jackson Biko is our man about town After 37 years Tamarind Nairobi, located along Haile Selassie Avenue in Nairobi’s CBD, is moving to the leafy ‘burbs of Karen. Tamarind Nairobi…

Gadgets

Set your goal

Ben Sillis reviews the latest in a new breed of fitness trackers The World Cup is kicking off in Brazil this month, and while that’s a good excuse to sit…

Motoring

Drive time

Jackson Biko checks out the navigational systems of Jaguar Land Rover’s 2014 models on a drive across the Okavango Delta to Zambia The sunset dyes everything orange and red as…

Wildlife

Wildside – news from Kenya Wildlife Service

Elephant Census Tsavo elephant count shows a drop in numbers Provisional results from the 2014 aerial census of elephants in the trans-boundary Tsavo-Mkomazi ecosystem show a drop to about 11,076,…

BornFree

Go wild with Born Free

Travel responsibly with Born Free Foundation’s guide to environmentally conscious tourism Travel and tourism is now the world’s leading industry. Fortunately, environmental issues are increasingly determining factors in the mind…

FamilyMatters

Big boys don’t cry…

Jackson Biko weighs in on death and discovers how relationships can sometimes be defined through grief The phone rang while I was in bed. It was on a Sunday. “Mom…