Seasons Greetings from Kenya, part 1. Traveling to meet family During the holidays many Kenyans travel to see their families. Roads from Nairobi get busy when people rush towards countryside towns and villages. Many people have a long holiday, which makes traveling to far-away places possible. Mifuko's Kiondo makers, Machakos Mamas, are already waiting for their families to arrive. In villages, towns and cities alike, boda boda - motorcycle taxi - is popular.