LAICO Regency Hotel
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I had a transfer from Osoita Lodge to the airport. I wanted to make sure I was there as early as possible with the potential chaos from the fire. I arrived more than 4 hours prior to my scheduled departure time. When we reached the airport it was easy to see the extensive damage caused to the arrivals and international departures building, I was …
... first stop which was a giraffe park. Here we fed giraffes pellet type food from a platform. It was brilliant and you got really up close and personal with them, hugging and even "kissing"! This involved holding a pellet in your lips and letting the giraffe lick it away. Such a weird feeling, even weirder when I had to do it 5 times before Matt got a decent photo! Next stop was the Sheldrick elephant orphanage. Everyone piled into ...
... bus were constantly open because of the vibration. Whenever you closed it it opened itself again leaving me dusty from head to toe. I looked like I had been working in a construction side all day long. It was nasty. On the way we had to stop 8 times for passport controls. Again I felt really safe. We made a couple of quick stops in the Maasai country. They were selling stuff on their market. They were decorated beautifully with dozens of ...
I slept pretty terribly last night, having all kinds of wild dreams that kept waking me. So this morning felt like it came quickly.
Today I spent my time with the MPH students at Top Mark and the lesson was cancer. Yesterday they did a lesson on various diseases and wanted to expand upon the top cancers that are prevalent in Kenya for both men and women to discuss.
Most of the discussion was spent answering ...
... it was funny, but not that funny
since my body was still hurting. It hurts to laugh, going up the stairs is
painful, and I can’t walk very fast due the pain in my lower back and the blood
blister on the bottom of my foot. I’m not sure how I fell out of the window
anymore because I landed on my back, so I can’t really explain how I also have
a blood blister on my foot. It doesn’t help that the dirt roads are not very
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- Continental Breakfast
- Adjoining Rooms
- Swimming pool
- Room service