From the Editor
ONWARDS & UPWARDS
Welcome to the July 2020 edition of the Go Places Magazine
To our dedicated reader we pray that you all are well and safe. The last few months have been truly challenging times through the pandemic, a situation that we never thought we would ever witness in this day and age. Many of us have learnt to work through this difficult phase and adjusting to new normal of working remotely and digitally.
Go Places has been in the digital space for over a decade now and we continue to bring to our readers up to date information on Lifestyle, Travel, Wine & Dine and much more through our weekly Blog and bi-monthly Go Places Magazine.
This 172nd edition is packed with ideas for tomorrow’s travel, sit in dining, staycation offers, meeting spaces, shopping, recipes and lifestyle articles.
Go Places Travel Section, while the current situation is something the world has never witnessed before I am optimistic that the travel industry will bounce much back sooner than later with focus on domestic and regional travel and there will be some good deals out there for the local travellers, those that might not have previously had the chance to experience Kenya, this is will be best time to #RediscoverKenya, the Magical destination that attracts thousands of tourist from all corners of the world.
The world famous Masai Mara Migration is round the corner and waits you. In the meantime as we look forward to these luxury camps to re-open, our partners have Staycation offers in the city where Sarova Panafric is offering Private and Executive work space with accommodation. Villa Rosa Kempinski is offer on superior accommodation, diner and breakfast. EKA Hotel introduces private work space, accommodation and day meeting room. Still on travel we bring you the Journey to Magadi by Theluxequeen
In the Wine and Dine Section, experience sit in dining once again at restaurants within the city. These are fully compliant and certified to meet high standards of health and safety. Our recommendations are the famous Thorn Tree Restaurant at Sarova Stanley, Galaxy Restaurant at the EKA Hotel, Lucca Italian Restaurant at Villa Rosa Kempinski, Carnivore Restaurant, The Tamarind Nairobi & Mombasa, The Roast by Carnivore, Tamambo and
Level 24 Eatery. Go Places Foodie team are out and about exploring and recommending more of these complaint restaurants and eateries in the coming weeks.
Check out our recipes to make at home during these cold June/July months. In the Go Places Lifestyle and Home Living Section we bring your Kijani Ridge at Tatu City offering naturally exclusive urban living. Learn how National Museums of Kenya in have embarked to digitize Kenya’s famous collections.
For the golf enthusiast we bring you tips on how to improve your golf with simple drills at home by RC Golf Academy. Flowers are a gift to this earth. As Gerard De Nerval once said, “Every flower is a soul blossoming in nature” we bring you Language of Flowers by Tracy Kinuthia of Goludian Flowers.
Our recommended book for this season is Searching for Balance by Nadiya Manji an international speaker, author, TEDx speaker and life coach. Nadiya is our new columnist under the lifestyle and business section.
In the Events Section we bring you two upcoming events for the Tourism and Hospitality sector. Africa Tomorrow Virtual Conference brought to you by the teams behind AHIF – Africa Hotel Investment Forum featuring 6 hours of essential insights delivered by 100+ speakers and the 2nd Edition of Beyond Experience Virtual Travel Show 2020 an award winning show for Travel and Event professionals.
Go Places Kenya and Tanzania have recently relaunched its new look and user friendly websites for visitors to search and book recommended Accommodation, Restaurants, Meeting Venues and Experiences. #RediscoverKenya – www.goplaceskenya.com & Explore Tanzania – www.goplacestanzania.com
As well Subscribe to the weekly newsletter and get latest updates on Go Places Digital Sit back, relax and enjoy this issue of the magazine. From all of us at Go Places™ be safe and be ready to Travel Tomorrow.