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Historic hotels

Fancy sleeping where rulers, writers and royals have laid their heads? We’ve picked ten hotels from around the KQ network with fascinating pasts Hôtel Lutetia, Paris, France The Belle Époque…

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Pedal power

Helen Kinuthia provides the inspiration for getting into Mountain Biking as well as some top tips for beginners Mountain biking (MTB) is one of the fastest-growing sports in Africa. And…

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To dive for

Laura Mann takes her pick of the places to stay for a memorable scuba diving experience on KQ’s African network 1) Mozambique: a walk in the park Indigo Bay resort,…

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Natural Selection

From desert to coast, Swahili hideaway to Maasai conservancy, Tamara Britten picks five stunning, diverse – and distinctly Kenyan – places to stay. 1 Rusinga Island Lodge, Lake Victoria 2…

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Towering achievements

When it comes to great architecture, bigger isn’t always better (though sometimes it is…)  Paul Bloomfield tracks down the most spectacular, groundbreaking & just plain beautiful buildings created on the…

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Rustic Retreats

Msafiri asked environmentalist David Bristow, co-author of Africa’s Finest to select five of his favourite Eco-Lodges on the KQ network 1. Mike’s Island, Kenya Mike was enjoying life – an…

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Kenya’s Incredible Golf Courses

It’s not surprising that Kenya is such a superb golfing destination. The country’s combination of Indian Ocean coast and Rift Valley highlands makes for some fine fairways and glorious greens,…

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Sleep Eazzzzy

Think ‘airport hotel’ and you’ll most likely picture bland convenience accommodation. In fact, the best places combine luxurious creature comforts with a dash of old-fashioned travel romance – as well…

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Wild Cities

LOVE WILDLIFE BUT SHORT ON TIME? You don’t need to head out into remote wilderness – even on a city stopover you can enjoy incredible encounters with animals ranging from…

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Travel well – 4 great ways to witness African wildlife

Some of Africa’s most mesmerising wildlife spectacles can be seen this month in KQ destinations across the continent. 1 Witness the Great Migration, Masai Mara, Kenya During September the perpetual…