March marks the beginning of Kenya’s tourism low season (which lasts up until May) and the start of the long rains. This means fewer vehicles in parks and reserves and a much quieter accommodation.
Down at the coast, clear blue skies at the start of the month is an indication of good conditions for diving and snorkelling just before the change of weather. Its also the ideal time to go out Whale shark spotting.
For wildlife safari, flooded roads; an abundance of vegetation; and generally wet weather at this time makes for poor wildlife watching and slippery summits for those planning a hike at Mount Kenya.
Even though some tracks are impassable and mosquitoes are rife (in a few places), if you’re looking to bag a bargain then this is certainly a time of year worth bearing in mind that you can never be too prepared.
Whether you’re simply going on your annual camping trip or in an emergency situation, it’s essential you have the right gear and that’s why we’ve compiled a list of must-haves. Check them out …
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Travel in effortless style with this luggage set which comes with 1 big travel bag with trolley and wheels and 1 small shoulder bagso you have everything you need when you travel for your Valentines. Available in Black, blue, red, and Rose Red, you can drag it away or you can always carry your bag on your back
The Bath & Body Works Bath Set by Love & Sunshine will give’s your love a lot more reason to disconnect and indulge in a once-in-a-while luxury. The three-piece set of Love & Sunshine Ultra Shea Body Cream,Body Lotion and Fine Fragrance Mist provides 24 hours of nourishing moisture to soften even the driest skin for the perfect Valentine’s getaway.
Who doesn’t love a glow? Get your beau this best-selling skincare essential. Neutrogena Visibly Even Daily Moisturiser Sunscreen brightens skin, evens out skin tone and protects against aging UV rays, leaving your love with nothing but a radiant complexion. Formulated with Helioplex, it leaves your girlfriend with a smooth and soft skin without the grease-feel.
For a splurge-worthy gift, we recommend this New Skin Care Essentials Pack from Garnier that features Pure Active 3 in1 Charcoal Anti Blackhead Mask Wash Scrub, Garnier Micellar Cleansing Water, the Even & Matte Oily Skin Face Moisturizer, and two Skin Active Hydrabomb Pomegranate Tissue Masks. It’s the next best thing next to a Safari Sense Valentine’s day getaway!
This extra- fluffy Snuggie Blanket Robe is guaranteed to make you feel as if you’re still in bed or on the couth during this year’s Valentine’s. Wrap up and stay cozy as you enjoy the day with your love. 100% high quality, it’s perfect for any outdoors couple.
This versatile Cosmetic Makeup Toiletry Organiser is quite generous size and large enough to fit lipsticks, concealers, your brush collection, a palette or two, while guaranteeing easy access onn long and short journeys alike. This toilet bag can happily do without a place to rest on, as it can be suspended from almost anything, whether it is a hook, a doorknob, a shower curtain rail…
Curren Men Wristwatch makes the perfect Valentine’s present for the frequent traveler. With Water Resistance and a sleek look, he’ll have no excuse not to meet at the appropriate moment with this elegant 4.5 cm timekeeper affixed to his wrist
If he likes documenting everything and everywhere he goes, the GoPro HERO 8 is the ultimate gift. The HERO 8 packs the power of GoPro into the smallest, lightest, most convenient camera yet. It’s also waterproof and has an easy one-button control. Expect professional-quality footage with the GoPro HERO. And a lot of affection from him too!
Manual Coffee Machine Mini has been designed to be one of the most versatile handheld espresso machine. It only needs ground coffee and hot water to produce ready-to-drink espresso in a relatively short time manually. Easy to make a cup of fresh espresso when traveling, camping, hiking, fishing, at the office, or on an airplane, this is a tiny little monster is an ideal valentine gift for him.
Empower him to explore the outdoors (or just his back garden) with these Digital Night Vision Infrared binoculars. They are manufactured with digital sensors and can be used in various conditions under ambient light at dusk or dawn without the need for a built-in infrared light.
Make a statement with one of our custom Jack Daniels Flask Whisky flasks! Perfect for taking vodka, brandy or whiskey, during hikes, traveling, mountaineering, hunting, picnics or fishing. In true hip flask fashion, a gentle curve has been crafted into the body, making it perfect for him to discreetly carry in his pocket. The flask is 100% leak-proof, with a cap, which is very easy to open and close, and equipped with a cap holder
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