Africa & the Middle East Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Africa & the Middle East activity »
  1. 1 13 nights in Morocco-itinerary help please
  2. 2 Two Safari questions--one photography and one about gratuities
  3. 3 Southern Africa
  4. 4 First Trip to Africa
  5. 5 Volunteer Work In Africa
  6. 6 Morocco - Chefchaouen, Ait Benhaddou
  7. 7 Ancient Egypt Food: Is it possible to taste some while traveling Egypt
  8. 8 Renting a cell phone in Johannesburg aiport
  9. 9 footwear for primate tracking
  10. 10 Dec honeymoon - Tanzania? S Africa?
  11. 11 Trip Report 22 Days at 4 Camps in Southern Tanzania - Ruaha and Selous
  12. 12 Hotel and other Suggestions for Dubai. . .
  13. 13 Liquid restrictions {Carry On} in Africa Question
  14. 14 Israel for 60 year olds
  15. 15 African Safari Without Small Planes!
  16. 16 Trip Report Jordan - a very good trip, more or less
  17. 17 Tanzania & Zanzibar Itinerary
  18. 18 Trip Report Morocco Trip Report
  19. 19 Planned Itinerary and Questions-Morocco, April 2016
  20. 20 Morocco in October 2015
  21. 21 Remembering Palmyra
  22. 22 Morocco - 11 nights - comments on itinerary
  23. 23 Safe to Travel to Morocco
  24. 24 Egypt - December 2008 - Trip Report
  25. 25 Short (7 days of less) four/five star level family safari
View next 25 » Back to the top

Kenya safari trip over 3/4 elections--Safety advice?

Jump to last reply

I'll be traveling with my parents to Kenya for a 9 day Kenya safari trip with Lion World Tours. This trip happens to coincide with the upcoming elections in Kenya about which there are numerous government and other warnings about possible election-related turmoil and violence.

I understand the general safety issues with traveling in Kenya but was not particularly concerned as we are on a guided tour in southwestern kenya that flies in and out of Nairobi but does not actually involve any time spent there. But the news about heightened turmoil has me a little uneasy.

Any thoughts or advice about the situation? How concerned should we be?

Thanks!

11 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement