Taking off on our second honeymoon! BBC news anchor Jon Sopel and his wife finally get a chance to float across Kenya in a hot air balloon
They say you should never go back, but our honeymoon to Kenya years ago was so memorable, we just had to - and there was unfinished business (of which more later).
We also brought with us our two grown-up children, Max and Anna - who, er, weren't with us then.
After a brief overnight at the Sankara hotel, which has a great rooftop bar full of young, hip Kenyans, we were on our way to Bateleur Camp in the Masai Mara, a short hop west of the capital.
It is beyond fabulous, mixing ethnic chic with a touch of Out Of Africa colonial grandeur and in no way does it seem incongruous. It is... read more
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