Travel Blogs from Kikambala
... s not a “ew don't get near me” it's more of a “ew don't
touch my things and get out” Everyone I told I have a rat to just
laughed at me. So I have been forced to accept it. It still annoys
me but I don't jump up anymore in frustration. I just lay there and
will it away. Ha! Also, I saw a giant spider on one of the ceiling
beams in my room as I was about to go to bed. Probably is there
everynight- but I could ...
I was so pleased to see how nice the latrine and shower were, also, my room is nice. (pictures below) Now "nice" is based on what other facilities I had seen so I was happy. No one has floors, every place has dirt floors, walls of mud, roof of thatch- which by the way I can report No Spiders thus far *knock on wood* My bed despite being pretty clean is the most uncomfortable thing I have ever laid on in my life. I wake up ...
... in the past 6 months. I really should have taken a sleeping pill.
Despite having a window seat on the way into Mombasa, the arrival was quite anticlimactic. The darkness kept me from seeing ANYTHING. Where was my Lion King-esque migration of
animals to greet me? Joking.
Abdallah was there to greet us at the gate and we immediately hopped in the car and headed to our “hotel” at Weighbridge. It is where ...
... General hospital in Mombasa. We had been told by Kerry of how bad the hospital was and being a Sunday, we had to wait for the person who could talk to us. It was like trying to get into Fort Knox with so many calls to so many places from the security gate. In the end we said don’t worry. All we wanted to do was cheer up some children.
I mention here that across the road from the hospital is a multitude of coffin sellers, ...
... te doen. De pap bij Upendo was alleen niet te hakken, maar dat moet je ook meer als krachtvoer voor ondervoede kinderen zien. Niet klagen dus, maar opeten. Als je hier met z'n drietjes uit eten gaat, betaal je incl. water en een kop koffie hooguit 1 euro 50 per persoon. Esther at gisteren voor 38 eurocent.
Een matatu is een vorm van openbaar vervoer die je in Europa niet tegenkomt. Er is geen overkoepelende ...