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Nairobi

Famous Flyer: Mandy McElhinney

Mandy McElhinney.

Nina Karnikowski Mandy McElhinney loves it all, from Africa to Paris, New York and beyond ... even if there is a bit of Bali belly and issues with spare tyres to contend with.

Kenya

Pride of the plains

lanterns for guests. Shampole Lodge

Shompole remains a benchmark for barefoot luxury, while bringing a lion population back from the brink, writes Brian Jackman.

Kenya

Pass the ostrich kebab

The Grill at Carnivore, Nairobi, Kenya.

Maria Visconti "GIRAFFE!" shouts one in our group less than 10 minutes from the international airport.

Kenya

Making it to the streets

Paul Chai puts the safari on hold to explore Nairobi's rich history, great food and buzzing urban pulse.

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Travellers Tips

Tripologist

Does your mum know you're going to Congo?

Tripologist I'm travelling to Africa at the end of the year. I will have four weeks to get from the Congo to Nairobi. Can you recommend the best way to get around?

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Travel News

Delta pilot on wrong taxiway unleashes fury on air-traffic control

Delta Airlines

ABBY PHILLIP 29 Jul | This story from one of the world’s busiest airport might be amusing if it weren’t just slightly horrifying.

Air New Zealand passengers stranded for third night in Honolulu

LAURA WALTERS 4:31pm | Hundreds of Air New Zealand face third night in Hawaii after plane broke down.

Phuket's beach bars, restaurants evicted in clean-up

DONNA DEMAIO 12:37pm | Scores of beach restaurants and clubs disappearing under new rules from military junta.

Passengers rage as child 'defecates in plane seat': report

KYLIE MCLAUGHLIN 1:14pm | The etiquette of some Chinese travellers overseas has again come under fire after a family allegedly allowed their child to defecate on the seat of a Delta Airlines flight from Beijing to Detroit.

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