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... and new total so I figured a tip was comply scary. I ended up paying R120 for my meal ($11 Aus) and went and bought more bottled water to keep in my room. When I got back to my room I googled how to tip in South Africa and it said to tip 10-15% at restaurants so I had tipped an acceptable amount which I was relieved. I had a nice hot bath and hoped into bed. I set an alarm for 6pm fulling thinking I'd go down and get dinner and watch ...
... 2 weeks camping with. We are travelling in a road truck, that has seats and a couple of tables, so far it is quite comfortable, but then we have only just begun our journey towards Tanzania and are still in Kenya lol ... As well as the guide (Nasham or Nash for short) we also have a driver (Becky) and a cook ( Ngamu or his nickname animal! ). They all seem really nice too and Nash is a blast so far! Today involves over 9 hours of travelling before we get to our ...
... morning! Second stop was to the Langata Giraffe Sanctuary, where I kissed a giraffe! Then onto the Karen Blixen museum - author of out of Africa which was very interesting. The evening was spent enjoying a bit of luxury before mainly camping for the next 2 weeks! I have to be honest and say that I did really enjoy the hot power shower! Photos to come once back in Dar and have access to my laptop ...
... Cabernet blend to accompany them. It was all delicious. The food is always highly rated here and now we can attest to it personally.
The conversations around us were interesting too. Karen is the center of the white highlands, the area where much of the white Kenyan population is centered. These are mostly descendants of the English and other European settlers who came here in the early 20th century, like the people you see portrayed in Out ...
... happy about the books, notebooks, pens, atlas and clothes/supplies we are donating. Some of the staff is cooking for us and we are going to have a celebration. I am really looking forward to it.
After The Junction we came back and did show and tell of what we bought and had dinner. Mostly everyone is packing up and I can tell that the energy is high for ...