The Sands at Nomad
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After a hair raising journey on an overnight bus with very dodgy suspension we were picked up at about 7am by family friends Janet and Bernard we headed through and off the island of Mombasa to a suburb north of the city, Nyali.
Janet and Bernard were excellent hosts (and tour guides) and took us to Fort Jesus and the Old Town. It was extremely …
... the front desk had a room to lock our luggage away and offered us a room to shower in before we left. Traveling with sand in random places is never a fun experience, so I was happy to get clean before our journey home.
I had an amazing time and greatly enjoyed soaking up the sun's rays and swimming in the warm water. I have now crossed another ocean off my list, and have successfully traveled from the farthest west of Kenya to the farthest east of Kenya!
Sean and I jumped on to bikes and made our way to the bus office. Bonny (my driver) burst a tyre on the way. It was a bit hairy, but he controlled it well. The other driver took me up there and was going to come back for Sean. I got to the office and the lady said she'd been trying to call me to advise that the bus was cancelled!!!!!!! ARGH! How annoying. I had seen some missed calls, but for some reason they had come up ...
... guide came handy… I don’t think we would have dared to walk through the narrow alleys with all the people or down to the first bathroom in town… it would been way to creepy.
The local market and the spice market: from here we went into the market place where we got a nice table cloth for Gine, bought some expensive hopefully very good coffee… and enjoyed the fun there…. Not ...
... on it and then the drunken fights start all in front of the children. Wife beating is still a problem here, not to mention the children.
We moved onto about 100 metres away another hut where the dead mother’s step brother and his wife were looking after 1 of the boys. They couldn’t feed themselves let alone another mouth. The step brother was addicted to menazi as well Titus said and drunkenness occurred every night. Titus had been monitoring ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking