Eric Obwanga

Local Expert

Eric Obwanga is a passionate advocate for eco-tourism and cultural exploration. Over the past few years, he has lived and worked on Rusinga Island, building connections with the community and gaining a deep understanding of its traditions, challenges and aspirations. He is passionate about collaborating with local writers on more destination guides, workshops, and initiatives that empower travellers to make a positive impact while experiencing the world. Eric firmly believes that "Travel is not just about the places we visit, but the connections we forge and the stories we share." You can connect with him on Instagram.

Stories from Eric Obwanga

Tranquil Escapes, Wildlife Wonders, and Nature’s Grandeur in Rusinga Island, Kenya

This tropical paradise at the mouth of Winam Gulf is rich in animal life, with stunning beaches, fascinating fossils, and cascading waterfalls.