Travel Blogs from Nairobi
Jambo is Swahilli for “hello”.
We made it to Nairobi on time and better still, so did our luggage. We arrived on Saturday at 7 PM Nairobi time (Kenya is actually 9 hours ahead of Edmonton, not 10, so it was 10 AM Edmonton time when we arrived). Weather was a comfortable 20 C (68 F) on arrival. Even though Nairobi is just …
Day 36 September 18 Tanzania - Zanzibar to Lushoto
The hotel has excelled itself, and we have the normal buffet breakfast at 5.30am. Departure is delayed 10 minutes while we wait for a couple of late starters, including our supposed guide Enrico, who is being looked after by everyone, instead of him looking after us. Luckily we still …
... eggs and a banana, everyday.
After breakfast I got ready and waited for Paul. We explored the city, took care of some personal needs like exchanging money, getting internet sticks, and getting groceries for lunch (only breakfast and dinner is provided). We had hoped to explore our placements but by the time we finished with the errands we didn't have time to go. We did however visit the mall that is in Nairobi, since the attacks that have happened ...
... been in the 70s/40s all day and as a last ditch effort the covering medicine doc (Canadian nephrologist) decided to send her down to Nairobi to get an MRI and find out what it is she has going on. He’s not sure they’ll take her down the bumpy mountain road with that blood pressure, so he starts some dopamine right before she leaves. That was an hour ago. She acutely decompensated in the ambulance (surprise). Her GCS (Glascow ...
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