Shelly Beach Hotel
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... each house blended together to form a mosaic of unexpected beauty. The paths that winded around the neighborhoods were narrow and we walked in mud and garbage for the majority of the time. The homes to many consisted of wood and pieces of tin siding and often the chickens and the cows lived in the same area as the humans. Roosters were crowing and cows were mooing as we walked along the paths until the social worker ran into someone she was looking for and ...
... picture, picture!' and I obliged. In a quiet moment at the centre, Joe saw a passing herd of cattle, and felt it was a good idea to help a Masai man herd them! He didn’t have much success, which triggered laughter from the herder.
The children also loved cameras. They literally mobbed you for your camera and then took photos with it. Mary continues to smile at everything, even if you wave! Meanwhile, Joseph didn’t really ...
... They are also
linked with a local primary school providing kids with food, and then the
healthier kids go off to school. Food
helps them concentrate, so improves their attendance record and academic performance.
Today we met our minders who took our
group on a tour of the local area. We
went round the market which had a whole array of lentils, pulses, smoked fish,
and they even sell live ...
... and so on.
My ear is playing up after the dive and we are bushed by 11 and we bid our farewells and make our way back. On route we see one of those awful centipede things that are shiny and brown with red legs and are massive. Vile. I keep walking and stand on something that cracks like a nut under my foot. I take a look and there is another of these many legged monsters half dead and stuck to my shoe. It's not nice. I think I may have to burn my shoes.
I balcony ...
... are. Spectacular and their skin is the most incredible thing.
So off we go still on the drive to the lodge.
Eventually we arrive and are greeted by the most amazing campsite ever. The camp is set in a river..... Watch out for crocs. Not the shoes but the beasties. Although watch out for the shoes too. The communal area is like the tribal council area in Survivor USA. Beautiful.
We are led to our tent... The tent is raised off the ground to keep it safe it's got ...