Niyati Dubey, our wonderful and well-traveled contributor is back and this time it is a place she has called home for quite some time- Nairobi! And with the humongous information we got from her on Nairobi, we decided to do an entire series dedicated to this vibrant city. Nairobi dazzles visitors with its beautiful and natural wildlife habitats, stunning attractions and amazing things to do. So, it was but natural for us to cover the wonderful wildlife and national parks of Nairobi in the first edition of the Nairobi Series. Read on to find out the best tourist attractions in Nairobi for the animal lovers.
The East African gem of a country Uganda, is known as the “Pearl of Africa” and not without reasons. This extraordinary destination is known for its natural beauty and abundant wildlife that Africa is famous for. There are over ten national parks here teeming with wildlife and unique landscapes that are absolutely breathtaking. There are dense forests, snow clad peaks and fauna, as diverse as it gets. Oh! did we tell you there is shopping scene too in the forests!!?? Uganda was named as the Best destination for trips by National Geographic and one of the top 10 places to observe wildlife in the world. Even lonely planet recognised Queen Elizabeth national park in Uganda as the ultimate wildlife destination for families! Still not convinced? Come along with us and we bet we will get your springy feet all inspired to make a trip to Uganda! We are covering the extraordinary wildlife and national parks of Uganda this time……
There are some journeys that change the way you look at the world and trek to the absolutely gorgeous Kheerganga did this and more to me. Nestled in the Himalayan lap at a height of over 2900 meters (9514 ft) above sea level in the State of Himachal Pradesh (India), Kheerganga is a place you have to see to believe!
If it is the Himalayan mystic you want to experience then nothing matches the stunningly beautiful and truly rustic Tibet. It is a backpackers’ paradise and has a dream-like landscape. There is so much about this country that people need to know that we had to split it all up in a series. Here is the first one where our friend, expert and tour guide in Tibet Tenzin gives you his top 10 picks in this amazing country which will be followed by some more.