Northern Kenya Travel Destinations 

The Chalbi desert, the only true desert in Kenya

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The Chalbi Desert is a small desert approximately 100,000sq Kilometers in northern part of Kenya, bordering Ethiopia. The desert is located east of Lake Turkana in Marsabit County. It is an immense of clay and sand. Chalbi is a Gabbra term meaning ‘bare and salty’ As we ascended mount Marsabit a spectacular glance of Chalbi desert resemble a real ocean, but as we came closer the mystery of mirages unfolds. The desert is surrounded with volcanoes creating a magical view. The Chalbi Desert is the harshest of the entire northwestern…

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Northern Kenya Travel Destinations 

The Pride Of Mount Kulal

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Kulal white eye, ( zosterops poliogaster kulalensis )A grey bellied bird species only endemic to mount kulal an eroded down extinct volcano in northern Kenya. Also referred as broad ringed white eye. It’s found in a small area of forest on Mt kulal, its natural habitant are subtropical or tropical moist montane forests, high altitude shrub land. Restricted to isolated forests montane and are considered separate monotypic species. However, because of the very small range the kulal white eye is classified as vulnerable. The scenic volcanic Mount Kulal home to…

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loiyangalani Rock Art Lake Turkana Northern Kenya Travel Destinations 

Loiyangalani Rock Art (Lake Turkana)

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Make a journey to the Jade Sea; come home to the place we stemmed from! Marsabit County is the last frontier in Northern Kenya. On its western side is Lake Turkana, the largest desert lake in Africa.  The eastern shores of the biggest permanent desert lake offer untamed landscapes of volcanos, deserts, islands, shorelines, and forested mountains inhabited by a multitude of pastoralist peoples of diverse traditions. The cultural diversity of Samburu, Turkana, Rendille, El Molo, Dasanach, Gabbra and other tribes is hard to find anywhere else. Each tribe has…

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