Later she negotiated another deal with her village elders to leave her Maasai village and go to college in the U.S.
It is the private property of your true hosts, the 7,000 Maasai who own the Kuku Group Ranch.
Ntaiya hopes to build a high school and then a university, so other young women can help their Maasai community.
Upon arrival, Maasai in traditional dress offer flutes of sparkling wine.
In Maa, the Maasai language, “Siringit” means “endless plains,” and I could see why.
Ed Norton gives a speech at a Crowdrise event to raise money for the Maasai Villagers Need a Truck fund.
Samson, the head guide, is the son of the local Maasai chief.
They mounted a fly camp on a Maasai reservation, where he proposed marriage and life in the bush.
The partnership between the Belpietros of Lombardi and the Maasai of the Kuku Group Ranch is nothing short of remarkable.
To put this in context, in the nearby Maasai Mara, 5,000 guests share 600 square miles for game drives and tourism.