Why Malindi is a Must Visit

A small tropical town located on the Malindi Bay in the Kenyan Coast, Malindi is a must visit for everyone. Complimented by a line of sandy beaches on the Indian Ocean, this town serves as a perfect destination for a getaway with your loved one, your family or even your friends. As I sit here…

Eid Festivities

Marhaban ladies and gentlemen. Before anything let me wish you all Eid Mubarak. كل عام و انتم بخير (may every year find you well). I can’t believe how Ramadan flew away so fast it’s going to be so awkward eating during the day LOL! Who am I kidding? I can’t wait for that biriyani at…

Ramadan 2.0 Eats and Treats

Ahlan wa Sahlan. It’s already mid Ramadan and how did it even fly away so fast? I’ve not even had time to have “matobosho” for dessert yet. JK. As we are parting the Holy Month, it’s also time to reflect on how we are making use of this time to increase our imaan. On this…

The Essence of Ramadan

Ahlan wa Sahlan! Ramadan is here and it is that time of the year again, when the ambience is filled with spiritual peace as Muslims all over the world channel their inner souls to connect with God through fasting and practicing their religion to the max. But the question that many may ask is the…

Picnic Plan in Nairobi

Hello there Gs. Hope you are holding up well. 2019 started off so hot and sunny you would think the sun is trying to invade our space but on a serious note: Guys, global warming is real! Anyways hooray! the rain is finally here and I guess you can tell I’m excited. Generally, I am…

Safari in Nairobi City

The capital city of Kenya is popular for its busy mood and so many other things but in between all this lies a nature nest complimented with a savanna that paints Nairobi with ecstatic beauty. Out of the many hidden gems in the city, I would say this is like the icing on the cake…

Nairobi Sunday Plan: K1 Flea Market

I have lived in Nairobi for 5 years now and one thing I can say about Nairobians is that they love to have a good time and Sundays are no exception. My Sundays in Nairobi got better when I discovered the flea market that happens every Sunday at K1 club house. K1 is located in…

Lamu’s pearl of Tranquil: Shela Coast

Hello Gs! It’s been a long minute and the break seemed like a decade but here we are and let me confess, I have actually missed blogging and sharing content with you guys. Now I feel like I have to officially welcome you back to The Island Guru and it is yet another time to…

Lavish and Luxe: Fashion High Tea 2019

It’s mid week and I’m here still recovering from the fashion fusion that went down last weekend. The hottest fashion event in Nairobi happened and Fashion High Tea 2019 was nothing but all lavish and glamour. After so many years of stalking and dreaming of this event, I finally had a chance to be part…

Robinson’s Box of Treasure: Robinson Crusoe

You’ve definitely seen oceans and stars and maybe average beauty won’t thrill your bones but you could steal a glance towards his territories: a tremble of waves that resembles ancient bells will surely craft an instant belief that you have approached pure bliss. This is Robinson Island guys. This little haven located a few kilometers…

Breakfast in Mombasa

You know what they say, ‘Eat breakfast like a king’ and I couldn’t agree more with that statement. Some would say breakfast is an essential and there are a couple of reasons why. Apart from serving as a good energy boost, it is also a good catalyst for your metabolism helping you burn calories throughout…