Travel Blogs from Malindi
... on reignited fears for the euro (and wondered who it was whose fears had diminished), then couldn’t for the life of me figure what to make of Hugo Chavez still having breathing problems when, as I recalled, he had abandoned breathing a week or two ago. I flicked to the front page. My hat! The edition was dated February 28. It was a full two months off the press and was still being offered for sale at 250KS! More fool me for being an ...
... remaining of the afternoon kept the same emotional track with goodbyes, pressies distribution and a big farewell to Henry my faithful companion!
I'll write my last post tomorrow when safely tucked back in my home sweet home :-)
In the mean time take care!
PS 1: Did I tell you that I couldn't wash myself until tomorrow (Henna tattoos)?
That will keep the small and big ...
... during the journey:
African women carrying heavy load on their head while back packing their toddlers... that is what you call "Strong Women"!
One family villages with traditional houses (so out of place in comparison to the luxury villas built along the beach)
A local holding a cattle's head in a bucket... wonder how they cook it!
Kids walking on red hot sand (without shoes) and showing no sign of discomfort... (I had flip flops on and ...
... through the water smoothly and covering a fair amount of ground.
Then the drumming started, with the sound stretching out over the gentles ripples of the water. Almost a full moon, at one point we sat in silence and listened to the sounds of the Ocean in the distance (or was it a motorway?) and the occasional bat/bird noises around us.
What a great way to enjoy an African night!
Moon river, African style.
... a better representation of what it actually is.
In saying all this...I love my skimmed milk and I think I will still drink it. Here I have had no milk at all, and only full fat home made yogurt. Still everything in moderation and don't overeat I think is the main rule. I like my milk though, and can not imagine me not drinking that when I get home. Also like my beer, my diet coke, my skinny cappuccinos and my oats (rolled!...not that sort). Beer tomorrow!!!!! ...
- Swimming pool
- Room service