Popular destinations in Kenya are Mombasa, Diani, Watamu, Lamu for the wonderful beaches complete with luxury beach resorts.

Amboseli National Park, The Masai mara, Lake Naivasha National Park, Hell's Gate National Park, Lake Bogoria National Park is but a small selection proving why Kenya is a top destination for safari trips.

For most of the country the best mode of local transport are taxis or rental cars.

In the capital city of Nairobi, Westlands, Lavington, kileleshwa and kilimani are the best areas to book a hotel. For halal food the Central Business District (CBD) and Eastleigh offer the most options.

Insider tips: Eastleigh is a suburb of Nairobi where you can witness the hustle and bustle of Somali market trading.

You don't even need to leave the capital city to go on safari. As you can visit Nairobi National Park, which is the first national park in Kenya, established in 1946.