Ocean Village Club
Travel Blogs from Diani
... with delight,
pointed and talked to me like I could understand what they were
saying. I tied her up before- but that was just on my homestead. I
thought I was accomplished b/c I herded the goats in that night w/
her on my back, but this simple walk home won me much praise. My
translator, Francesca kept telling me the next day that women kept
saying how I was a true Giriama woman b/c I know how to carry the
So there ...
... in his safari van just having arrived back from 3 day safari. He was as burnt as anything, and so elated over the animals he had seen and the fabulous time he had. He had also stopped off to get some ‘goodies’ to take back to our rooms. Out of the hundreds of thousands of people here you wouldn’t credit it, running into him, so we offered him a lift back with us. We drank the tinnies on the way back and had nuts and chips with ...
... kids singing is truly beautiful to listen to. The parents dress the children up so lovely for church. It is more an outing I think. Sunday is a busy time on the road to and from the nearby village Maginboni. After lunch Lauren and I drove to Shimba village about 20 mins away as I wanted to have a cold beer. Shimba is a hive of activity but nothing like it in Australia I can tell you. A lot smaller than Ukunda, but poverty and how people live is so sad. We ...
... where the captain threw out an anchor made from a huge block of coral with a hole bored through its center and a rope tied off to it. Mason and I put on our gear and jumped in the water and spent an hour diving the beautifully colored reef. Mason was a bit concerned about the hundreds of transparent jelly fish floating around, so I grabbed one to see if it would sting. It didn’t, and so he felt better about being among them. The water clarity was as good as usual tropical ...
... Naipoki, at this orphanage so we went to visit him. It was the cutest thing, there were about 10 baby elephants and they bring them out so people can see them as they get fed a bottle of milk and play in the water with their soccer ball. They were so little. We also learned that if you feed a baby elephant milk, they will remember you and if you returned 10 years later, they would still remember you. They are also one of the only, or the only animal that mourns. If they ...
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