Kenya's Beaches Footprint Focus Guide (Footprint Focus Guide)

Kenya's Beaches Footprint Focus Guide (Footprint Focus Guide)

By: Lizzie Williams (author)Paperback

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Lie back and relax on some of Africa's most beautiful white sand beaches. When you get fed up of chilling out in the sun try something more adventurous; from diving to windsurfing, there's a host of activities on offer. Kenya's coastline has more than just beachside hotels however, as the homeland of Swahili culture this is a region with a unique identity. From the bustle of Mombasa to the wonder of Wasini Island, this Footprintfocus guide will prove an invaluable companion. * Essentials section with tips on getting there and around. * Background section with fascinating information on the region's unique history and culture. * Comprehensive listings of where to eat & sleep, including detailed information on beach resorts. * Detailed street maps for Mombasa and other important towns. * Slim enough to fit in your pocket. Loaded with advice and information, this concise Footprintfocus guide will help you get the most out of Kenya's beaches without weighing you down. The content of the Footprintfocus Kenya's beaches guide has been extracted from Footprint's Kenya Handbook.

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About Author

Originally from London, Lizzie has worked and lived in Africa for 14 years. Starting out on trips across the continent as a tour leader on overland trucks, she has sat with a gorilla, slept amongst elephants, fed a giraffe and swum with a hippo and is now something of an expert on border crossings and African beer. For Footprint she is author of South Africa, Namibia, Kenya and Tanzania; has written the only country guide to Nigeria and the first city guide to Johannesburg for Bradt; is author of the AA Spiral Guide to South Africa and Africa Overland, a glossy look at the overland route from Nairobi to Cape Town, is co-author of the DK Eyewitness to Kenya, and has contributed to Turkey and Egypt for Rough Guides. She has written various online African destination guides for leading websites in the UK and US including Frommers, British Airways and World Travel When not on the road, Lizzie lives in Cape Town.


1) Mombasa; (2) South coast - Likoni and Shelley Beach, Tiwi Beach, Diani Beach, Shimba Hills National Reserve; (3) North coast - Mombasa to Kilifi, Kikambala Beach, Arabuka Sokoke Forest Reserve, Watamu, Gedi Ruins, Malindi, To the Lamu Archipelago; (4) Lamu Archipelago - Lamu Island, Manda Island, Pate Island, Kiunga Marine National Reserve, Dodori and Boni national reserves; (5) Tsavo National Park.

Product Details

  • publication date: 14/09/2011
  • ISBN13: 9781908206299
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 144
  • ID: 9781908206299
  • weight: 136
  • ISBN10: 1908206292

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