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Friday, February 24, 2012

Kenya Holiday: Kenya Holiday Safari

By John Roney

Kenya is no doubt one of the most popular vacation destinations in Africa. The country offers a wide variety of attraction, relaxation, adventure and enjoyment. One fact that you cannot afford to miss is that Kenya Maasai Mara and Serengeti wildebeest migration is the seventh new wonder of the world. This great wildebeest migration is no doubt one of the best attractions of tourists to the country. But this is not the only major attraction of vacationers to Kenya. Here are other major reasons why you should make Kenya your next holiday destinations.

A holiday vacation in Mombasa will include touring the town of Mombasa, meeting the local people who are from different parts of the country. As you do your shopping, you will visit Fort Jesus which is the oldest building being preserved for museum purposes until today. This building has a long history and was built by the Portuguese during the colonial period. The majority of the people of Mombasa are Muslims and Swahili is the common language that is used in the town. The sand beaches along the coast are are always populated with visitors who come to relax and have fun in the warm waters from the Indian Ocean.

The Great Rift Valley boasts of several Parks and reserves in Kenya. From the North we have the L. Turkana where we get the Sibiloi National reserve. This is an oasis in this northern desert. Running down south is the Samburu National Reserve known for the beisa Oryx and the Grevy's Zebra. Running further south, you come to the highest point in the country, the Mt. Kenya. The second highest mountain in Africa Mt. Kenya is a haven for mountain climbers and outdoor adventurers.

Cities and Towns, Nairobi, Mombasa and Kisumu are three major Kenya cities. Cultural diversity in these cities provides easy access to sample local cultures and traditional dishes. The hospitality facilities in these cities are modern. Other small towns provide an opportunity to experience Kenya cultures to the core. Get information on Kenya hotels in all major and minor towns, from Mombasa hotels to Nairobi hotels. Mombasa city however is the most popular with tourist, mostly because of its beaches and presence of many resorts and holiday hotels.

Sports tourism,Kenya is globally famous for churning athletes. There are many world recorder holders in Kenya, from Kipchoge Keino, Paul Tergat, Catherine Ndereba, Samuel Wanjiru and many more. Rift Valley is now training ground for international athletes, from Kenya and abroad. For those looking for golfing holiday, Kenya is ideal destination for all year round golfing. Kenya golf courses, offer amazing landscapes like other, from coast to highlands courses. More fun for Kenya Holiday.

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