Kenya's best bars: From beachfront hangouts to hip hotels
Joe Yogerst, CNN • Updated 12th September 2017, http://www.cnn.com/travel/arti...best-bars/index.html
CNN) — Kenya has long been known for the wildlife that gathers around its water holes.
But in recent years the East African nation has also gained a well-earned reputation for the quality of its watering holes -- places where people can sip cold ones, cocktails and imported wines.
From suburban Nairobi and the slopes of Mount Kenya to the sands of Mombasa and Lamu Island, Kenya offers a wide variety of drinking establishments, some ensconced in hotels and restaurants and others thoroughly independent.
Their vibe ranges from urban hip and beachfront cool to dive bars and ritzy joints that channel the golden age of safari travel.
Read on for the lowdown on 11 of Kenya's best watering holes.