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The Great Rift Valley - Kenya

We saw the Great Rift Valley on the way to the Masai Mara. The ongoing expanse of land is a trench with ridges and drops. It formerly ran through Madagascar and Syria but it now runs from Beqaa Valley in Lebanon to Mozambique in South East Africa. 53 more words


Africa Can Quadruple Share of Renewable Energy by 2030

The African continent could generate nearly a quarter of its energy needs through the use of indigenous, clean, renewable energy by 2030, according to a new report by the… 562 more words

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Photo Challenge: Connected

I hike to feel connected to the land, and the trail symbolizes that feeling of connection for me. I love so many others’ depictions of connection, too; see them… 42 more words

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Embracing the Great Rift Valley, Kenya

Travelling is more than just backpacking and sightseeing. There is something deeper about it. It is about embracing. In July 2013, I escaped my busy life to follow my passion. 195 more words


Hippo Spotting at Kenya's Lake Naivasha

Lake Naivasha is a freshwater lake located in the Kenyan area of Africa’s Great Rift Valley, near Nairobi.  The lake has a variety of wildlife, but the hippo population is the most impressive.   111 more words