Warum ich mich nicht sonderlich um Reisewarnungen kümmere

is it safe to travel to kenya

und was ich stattdessen für meine Sicherheit auf Reisen tue Oft werde ich gefragt: Wie gefährlich ist eine Reise nach Kenia? Meiner Meinung nach beginnt Sicherheit bei mir im Kopf. Hier ist meine Ansicht: Vor der ersten Veröffentlichung dieses Artikels hielt die britische Botschaft in Kenia ihre Landsleute an, einige Orte an der kenianischen Küste […]

Choose your format for Responsible Travel Blogging

travel blogging

How and why to publish through email, on blogs, social media or WhatsApp. My first travel blogs fulfilled the sole purpose of keeping my family and friends updated. I just wrote, added some pictures and then published without editing. The posts were long, because I wrote twice a month and a lot used to happen […]

Presents for the host

Presents for the host

Ideas for what to bring when you want to reward people for their hospitality As a guest, it is always nice to bring presents for the host. As a foreigner, it is even more interesting to bring something typical from your culture. Different things for different people When you are traveling to an African country […]

All you need to know about the infrastructure when travelling

All you need to know about the infrastructure when travelling

Here are some hints on transport, logistics, phone and internet (not only in Kenya) you should consider when travelling. Transport Once you know where you want to travel, you may wonder how to do so. Most likely you’ll be flying, but how do you continue afterwards? Guidebooks can be a good option to check different […]

Choose the format for your travel blog

How and why to blog about your travel through email, on blogs, social media or WhatsApp My first travel blogs fulfilled the sole purpose of keeping my family and friends updated. I just wrote, added some pictures and then published without editing. The posts were long, because I wrote twice a month and a lot […]

Should I pay for volunteering?

Should I pay for vlunteering?

Yes and no. First you need to evaluate your attitude. When travelling to Kenya for the first time, I did pay for volunteering. I used two organisations to get there. One German and one Kenyan one. The German organisation prepared me with two seminars and connected me to the Kenyan organisation. The Kenyan organisation connected […]