Bamburi Beach Resort
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... small streets of the old town which were sweet though of course very run down. A large proportion of the residents are Muslim so there are lots of mosques and the architecture is quite Arab, since there was an Arab presence at one stage, this also explains why people are generally a lot lighter in colour that other Kenyans. Today, our final day, we went to see the Gede ruins, the remains of a Swahili town from back in the 13th or 14th to 17th centuries. It's located ...
... home. We stand out for sure.
Anyway, we ended up having to leave Mombasa a day early b/c apparently the State Dept. put out some red alert warning telling Americans to leave the city until July 1 b/c a terrorist threat was "imminent". Whatever. It was not necessary, but the DC office wanted us out. I was not super happy at all about leaving. I loved that hotel. I have a thing for Spanish Colonial ...
... remaining of the afternoon kept the same emotional track with goodbyes, pressies distribution and a big farewell to Henry my faithful companion!
I'll write my last post tomorrow when safely tucked back in my home sweet home :-)
In the mean time take care!
PS 1: Did I tell you that I couldn't wash myself until tomorrow (Henna tattoos)?
That will keep the small and big ...
... looking like a wet mop with aching legs and butt (too many holes on those roads for such a softy's butt) but so so worth it :-))
While still seeing pink elephants everywhere, Number 1788 will go and have a shower and check out what's on tonight!
Catch you tomorrow peeps... for an other adventure with Nathalie&Cie (incl. flying Henry!)
... aware that there are literally hundreds. When someone walks up the beach they disappear down their holes... to pop up again when the coast is clear.
We watched them for ages, trying to see what they do with their eyes when they dive sideways down their holes. As their eyes are literally on stalks, they have to fold them down sideways into a little groove on each side of their head or they would have problems. But they have done it before and it ...