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  • Ultimate Safari Planner

    For many, an African safari represents a once-in-a-lifetime dream trip. We've rounded up some of the best that the continent has to offer, with recommendations for romantics, adventurers, foodies, and more.

    Posted by Lee Middleton on November 26, 2013 at 11:57:52 AM EST in Trip Ideas, Outdoors
  • 5 New Safaris in Kenya

    As East Africa's annual wildebeest migration gets into full swing, the classic safari is getting a new look to fit a wider variety of tastes and budgets. Here are five offbeat ways to go on safari in Kenya right now.

    Posted by Valerie Hamilton on October 18, 2013 at 11:49:16 AM EDT in Outdoors
  • Just Back From: East Africa's Great Migration

    Kenyans call it the seventh wonder of the world. The Great Migration is a millions-strong migration of animals across the Serengeti and the Masai Mara. And we were there to see it in all its National Geographic-style glory.

    Posted by Valerie Hamilton on October 07, 2013 at 8:57:25 AM EDT in Outdoors
  • Three New Luxury Safari Camps Open in Kenya

    In time for the annual Great Migration (July through November), three safari camps have opened in Kenya, boasting lots of luxuries along with intimate access to nature and animals.

    Posted by Kristine Hansen on September 23, 2013 at 8:56:02 AM EDT in News, Hotels
  • Luxurious Hemingways Hotel Opens in Nairobi

    Each guest at this ultra-luxe Kenyan boutique hotel gets his or her own dedicated butler, on-call at all times. Need we say more?

    Posted by Kristine Hansen on September 02, 2013 at 8:55:13 AM EDT in Hotels, News
  • Segera Camp Now Open in Kenya

    Safari-bound travelers who don't want to give up the pampering, take note—Segera Camp just opened in Kenya with local artworks, solar energy, full-service bar, and open-air deck for sundowners.

    Posted by Kristine Hansen on April 08, 2013 at 8:58:43 AM EDT in News, Hotels
  • Stylish Safari Camp Opens in Kenya

    If you're hankering for a look at the Big Five but don't want to give up modern creature comforts, this hotel is for you. Within the Olare Orok Conservancy, it blends plush amenities with gorgeous safari scenes.

    Posted by Kristine Hansen on January 24, 2013 at 10:14:14 AM EST in Hotels, News
  • The Ultimate Safari Planner

    A safari is a once-in-a-lifetime trip. Whether it's viewing game in Botswana, hanging with the Masai in Kenya, or gaping at the Great Migration. Here are our expert tips for planning your unforgettable safari.

    Posted by Fodor's Guest Blogger on October 22, 2012 at 2:01:33 PM EDT in Trip Ideas, Outdoors
  • What to Wear: On Safari

    Safaris are endlessly romantic—searching for beautiful animals, bumbling around in an uncovered Jeep, relaxing with nightly sundowners. Pack smart, and chic, for your African adventure.

    Posted by Bee Shapiro on September 21, 2012 at 11:59:23 AM EDT in Style
  • U.S. State Department Issues Travel Warning for Kenya

    Yesterday, the U.S. State Department issued an updated travel warning for US citizens living in or traveling to Kenya as a result of heightened terrorist activity and crime in the area.

    Posted by Deanna Cioppa on July 06, 2012 at 1:36:27 PM EDT in News