If you are planning to escape to Lamu and looking for a lovely private house in which to stay, then look no further… Lamu Retreats offers an enticing selection of holiday homes, guesthouses and luxury house rentals. Their friendly and comprehensive website has the inside track on a dozen of the nicest places to retreat to in Shela, Lamu and beyond. Lamu Retreats is run by long-term Lamu house owner Jake da Motta, who can provide you with all the information and help you need to plan and organize a really memorable stay.
The Kipungani Schools Trust is a really worthwhile charitable organization, administered without cost, that rebuilds primary schools in Lamu and along the coast of Kenya. It also funds related community projects, funds teachers and sponsors scholarship students to move on to secondary education.
In six years the KST has built six schools, employing local people and using local materials. Every penny raised by the Trust arrives in Africa without deduction, and is spent in an ethical, efficient and economical way. For further information, or to make a donation to this very deserving and effective organisation, please see their website.www.thekstrust.com
The Kipungani Schools Trust
9 Shalcomb Street
Tel +44 (0)77385 64655