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Sunday 25th January 2015

A self-imposed holiday from the busyness of life is best. There is this serious beau who took me out for a Sunday drive at the Nairobi National Park and I could say I’m ready to move in with him! 164 more words


Day 4: Nairobi

It’s so crazy that this is already our fourth full day in Kenya! Seems like only yesterday my family was dropping me off at the airport in Montreal on Saturday. 663 more words


First Few Days in Nairobi

Well, amazingly it is only day three of the CFSIA 2015 program, and I already feel like I’ve been here for weeks! I won’t mention the grueling 16+ hours of travel that we had to endure to get here, but let’s just say that complaints along the way were common and numerous, and our arrival at ICIPE (International Centre for Insect Physiology and Evolution) late on Sunday evening (January 11th) was heavenly – WiFi, running showers, beds, buffet-style meals, and electricity! 769 more words

Canadian High Commission

Holidays and Travel: Kenya 1983 (Part two)

Nairobi did not really live up to expectations. Despite a couple of interesting buildings, it was predominantly modern, and not very attractive. The outskirts of the city were surrounded by unregulated slums, and the few attempts at modern architecture were overshadowed by the reality of life for most of those living there. 1,155 more words

Nostalgia And Reflections

Kenya: The Baboon Attack!

You know that moment when what probably lasted three minutes felt like a lifetime? That moment where your fight or flight instincts kick in and your life flashes in front of your eyes? 1,422 more words