Collected by Kunaal J. Shah
Lten-Kessup Road, Kenya
Below the hotel’s cottages, the Kerio Valley’s grasslands spread toward the horizon like an infinity pool. Take the plunge on mountain bike or on foot, or marvel from a distance while enjoying a goat barbecue. The restaurant also serves a hearty...
Cresent Island, Kenya
December 31, 2013: When we got to Crescent Island, we marveled out how much it looked just like the movie _Out_of_Africa_. That's when our guide let us know that this site is actually where the movie was filmed. Animals were imported to the island...
Olare Orok River, Masai Mara, Kenya
Eagle View’s nine tented suites opened a year ago on a ridge that overlooks a broad swath of savannah in the Mara Naboisho Conservancy. The camp pays a guaranteed income to each of the approximately 500 families who own the conservancy. Masai...
34 Rue Yves Toudic, 75010 Paris, France
Situated a block from the Canal St.-Martin in the 10th arrondissement, Du Pain et des Idées is your favorite corner bakery—only better. The owner, Christophe Vasseur, was named best boulanger in Paris in 2008, and for good reason....
Narok District, Kenya
A safari lodge in the Masai Mara that I would want to visit again and again, if only my budget would allow. I had a chance to only visit once, on a complementary familiarization trip, and loved the place. Its location on the edge of the Mara river...
Thika - Muranga Road, Thika, Kenya
May, my host with Micato Safaris, introduced me to Stoney at the Blue Post Hotel in Thika, about an hour's drive west of Nairobi. Like a good ginger beer should, Stoney hits the sinuses and burns going down. And I've got to admit that I felt...
Kwale County, Kenya
Shimba is only half an hour drive from Diani beach and maybe a hour from Mombasa town. The park is popular for being the only home for the rare Sable antelopes, rain forests, beautiful landscape and the Shedrick Falls. There are elephants,...
24 Place de la Madeleine, 75008 Paris, France
Here at the très chic Boulangerie Fauchon, on the Place de la Madeleine in the heart of Paris, the loaves can look almost too good to eat. In French, the idiomatic equivalent for 'window-shopping' is "leche-vitrine," which literally means...
A charity rally, the Rhino Charge is an annual event hosted by Rhino Ark (www.rhinoark.org) to raise funds for conservation of the Black Rhino, among other projects. It happens in secret locations - only revealed the week before so as to keep the...
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