Meet Mugo Maringa – Country Director Tanzania, Serena Hotels

  Serena Hotels was delighted to welcome back into the fold Mr Mugo Maringa, who took over the role of Serena’s Country Director Tanzania on 1 October 2015.  Claire caught up with him at World Travel Market for a quick ...

A Selous Story – As Told By A Serena Guest

At about the same time as William the Conqueror was thinking that Hastings would be a good place to visit, a seed from a baobab tree germinated and so began its long and distinguished career as a tree. That tree still stands. It is a mighty tree and one that is no doubt much photographed by visitors to The Selous Game Reserve in Southern Tanzania.

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Leaving the swaying palm trees of Zanzibar behind I boarded a tiny plane heading out to the vast expanse that is The Selous in Tanzania. Now I am a dreamer but really there was not a person or a vehicle for as far as the eye can see – I am sure that we were the only ones out there!