Kenya north of the equator holds a beauty that you wouldn’t find anywhere else in Kenya : mountains with jagged edges that might have walked out of heaven are a magnet for your eyes as you roll down the lonely highway.
Insecurity. Muggings. Theft. Garbage. That’s what Dandora is associated with. In an attempt to see if this is all that this 40-year-old settlement in Nairobi’s Eastlands District is all about, we ventured there last January under the guidance of a team from Dandora Hip Hop City.
From every trip we make, two main factors determine if a trip is successful: the photos, and the camaraderie. For Aberdare, it was the latter. Not that we didn’t find enough beauty to make great photos, no. It’s just that this trip was full of many great moments in between taking photos that made it […]
We never seem to get enough of Magadi. This was our third trip there in as many years and we believe we’ll still return there next year. If you’ve been there, we’re sure you know why. Despite the heat and semi arid landscapes that mean very few people call it home, a beauty that baffles […]
Muggings. Carjackings. Thuggery. These are just some of the adjectives used to describe Nairobi’s Eastlands. But is this really all that happens in Eastlands? We sought to find out.