Masai Mara Porini Camp in Kenya: A dream come true with Jeffery and Joel
Written on: October 01, 2015
I visited in August 2015
The very best part of our safari at the two Porini Camps we visited were our guides Jeffrey and Joel at Masai Mara Porini Camp. The two are brothers and just the dearest and most wonderful individuals you could ask to go on safari with. Incredibly knowledgeable and attentive, but ever so humble and observant. They were soft spoken but engaging in numerous ways. Both of them worked incredibly well with our group of 6, most of whom were extended family, and they cared deeply to gauge our interactions and sense of humor and overall tenor to see how best to facilitate an incredible time. Jeffrey and Joel were funny and kind and insightful and subtle, to say nothing of their wealth of knowledge. Jeffrey was a careful and skilled driver and both were flexible with plans so that when we wanted to go on a walking safari instead of driving, they quickly changed plans for us.
We would return just to be with them again!
My wife and I did our first Safari in October 2014. I did moderate research and it seemed Gamewatchers met all our needs. Their camps are ecologically friendly with power derived from solar panels. If we had no electricity at two AM, it was our fault for wasting what we had. The camps were all located away from other camps, so we could have the illusion of being t...