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The Zanzibar fish is excellent, as is the homemade ice cream!
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Last night the rest of the group arrived and we met them at breakfast. There are 16 travelers in total, 11 women and 5 men. Dad's not the only husband who has no interest in coming to Africa. It's a common theme. Hoti had a welcome meeting and highlighted a few rules: 1. Don't take pictures of any policeman or military man in uniform. It's illegal …
There is so much happiness in Kenya. So much joy, laughter and kindness! Whether you speak the same language or not, Africans find a way to make you smile. This morning a man approached us and spent about 10 minutes just rambling on in Swahili and we just nodded and smiled. It was so funny! He went on and on, without response on our behalf, until we said we had to go. He understood a bit of English and said that it was lovely to meet us. There are so many people ...
13 - 27 December
We have to stay in this area to enable us to send our passports back to
the UK to get the Ethiopian visa, it is a big pain but the only way
to do it. They were shipped of with DHL on the 15th and we are now
waiting for their return. We went shopping in Kirsty on the Saturday,
but on return as we started to park we lost all our oil out of the
gearbox and so we cannot get any gears. On checking we had broken ...
... they are slim with
chiseled features and lovely smiles. I did think that Kenya would
have been cleaner than it is, there is almost continual rubbish along
the road. In the area of Longonot we have just passed a small herd of
zebra and then one large giraffe just walking alongside a major road.
We eventually found a campsite in the suburbs of Nairobi in the
district of ...
I'm back in Nairobi now and just enjoying my last little while! The drive back from the tour was long but went fairly quick! Most of the group went out for dinner as a last goodbye. We went to a place called carnivore which is pretty much full of meat and all you can eat until you surrender! I ate the normal stuff like beef, pork, chicken, turkey and then got to have some crazy ...