ABERDARE NATIONAL PARK Central Kenya Travel Destinations 

Exploring Aberdare National Park

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People love Aberdare National Park due to the huge elephant population that roams the park.  Aberdare National Park is situated in the Aberdare Mountain Range, in central Kenya. This dense indigenous forest is famous for housing Mau Mau fighters during colonial era.. The caves where these fighters use to hide are one of the breath-taking attractions within the 160km long range. There is flora, fauna and ecosystem in Aberdare National Park that cannot be found anywhere else in the country.  Aberdare National Park has beautiful sceneries made up of moorland,…

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The ark Hotel Reviews 

The ark hotel, Nyeri

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Set in the heart of the Aberdare National Park, The Ark Hotel is a unique tree lodge that overlooks a floodlit waterhole and salt lick, which attracts a variety of wildlife. Elephant, Rhino, Leopard, Bushbuck and occasionally an elusive Bongo and giant forest Hog has been sighted. The Ark comprises of three decks from which numerous balconies and lounges provide a superb location for wildlife to be seen. The Ark has four viewing areas including a ground-level bunker for observing the ever-present animal activity and provides excellent photographic opportunity. As…

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Culture Kalenjin 

The origin of sacred Number Four in Kalenjin

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If there is a sacred number in Kalenjin, it is Number Four(Ang’wan).Why did ancient Kalenjin decided that four becomes a sacred number and not 2,3,5,7.9 etc.? The Kalenjin form time immemorial have been guided by Nature and sorroundings . Nature is from Kalenjin Netoror or Toroot( God). When the ancient Kalenjins(Ancient Egytptians) observed the universe,they realized that the world had four directions-North, West, East and South. He also realized that the cow has four legs and four tits. So thye decided to have number Four as sacred. Again, Number 4…

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