Original article by William Chesoni,

Kenya is an undoubtedly a gorgeous African country.However,ever asked yourself just what makes this beautiful country stand out? Lets start with the history.

Here are some of the reasons why kenya is so famous;

1.It is the cradle of mankind

Kenya has a lot of sites which have featured in History because they are pre-historic. They date from a long long time ago and therefore this is the reason where Mankind is thought to have evolved from.


We have amazing wildlife. Kenya is home to the Big 5; Lions, Elephants, Buffalo, Rhinos and Leopards. There is an abundance of diverse wildlife in Kenya. We have Oryx, Antelopes, Giraffes, Impalas, Hippo, White Rhinos, Zebras, Crocodiles, Cheetahs, and many others.

Kenya is also renowned for our great runners. Some of the world’s greatest marathoners are Kenyans.Also our celebrities (Lupita Ny’ongo, footballer Victor Wanyama *Tottenham Hotspurs, Eddie Gathegi *from the Blacklist) put Kenya on the map.

Also,did i mention Queen Elizabeth ascended to the throne while in Kenya. On 6th February 1952 King George VI died while Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip were in Kenya at the Treetops hotel. Upon the death of King George, Princess Elizabeth became the queen and leader of the commonwealth.

I’m sure there are many more reasons not mentioned.As you can see,Kenya is amazing. Do yourself a favour and pay Kenya a visit.