From savannah grasslands peppered with herds of wildlife to bustling streets with energy that rivals any major city, Kenya is truly one of Africa’s most treasured gems. While you might think you already know the many ways to experience the East African nation from checking out social media, the beauty of the country is that there’s always something new to discover.
If you’ve ever dreamed of visiting Kenya, a safari in the Maasai Mara National Reserve is surely at the top of your bucket list. But if you think the only way you can spot the Big 5 is from the confines of a jeep, think again. Private jet flight attendant and sports nutritionist Morgan (@connormorgan) recently took her safari adventure to new heights with a hot air balloon ride above the Maasai Mara that allowed her to take in Kenya from a different vantage point.
Check out our exclusive tips and photos from Morgan’s Kenyan getaway to see why this safari was anything but basic.