A – Z of Mombasa

26 great reasons to visit We love Mombasa, but then again, who doesn’t? The sandy shores mixed with the Swahili heritage, topped off with a gorgeous climate makes Mombasa one of the country’s top places to visit. In celebration of this wonderful city, Fly540 has compiled an A-Z of reasons to love Mombasa A is […]

Lamu: Step back in time to an age of magic…

For over a thousand years, the island of Lamu has been welcoming travellers, claiming its rightful place as a valuable point on Africa’s east coast. Merchants from as far away as India and the Arabian Peninsula would bring in spices and trade them for precious items like gold and ivory. At different points in history […]

Malindi

Malindi is one of the most charming and sophisticated town’s on Kenya’s coast and boasts several worthwhile sights, its own marine national park and some fantastic stretches of beach. The city is exceptionally popular among Italian tourists. Malindi is served with a domestic airport and a highway between Mombasa and Lamu. The nearby Watamu resort […]

Lamu

Lamu is Kenya’s oldest continually inhabited town, and was one of the original Swahili settlements along coastal East Africa. Founded in 1370, it is the headquarters of Lamu County and a UNESCO World Heritage site.