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Rubondo: Hippo Island

Having just returned from Rubondo Island in Lake Victoria the first of a couple of short posts. A longer written account will follow in the coming days. 88 more words


Small wonders on Rubondo Island

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From 1 March 2015 this website will not be live anymore.
With the launch of our new Asilia Blog all future blog articles about Rubondo Island can be found there. 473 more words


Elizabeth Harbour, Exuma

It’s a bit of a misnomer because Elizabeth Harbour isn’t really a harbour at all. It’s a body of water about a mile wide and about 7 miles long between Great Exuma and Stocking Island. 1,744 more words

Travel Log

Heading northward.

I start the 35 hour trip home this evening. Going from 30 degrees C to -10. I may look a little dazed if you see me on the street in Kingston in the next few days – Jet lag, season lag, culture shock. 258 more words

Lake Victoria, Tanzania

My flickr contact Alexandre Moreau took this shot with his Fuji X100S. It looks like a scan of a turn of the century image. The exposure, framing, and sepia tone all work well together to give it a great look. Brilliant.


In times of strife

THINGS BEGAN to fall apart with R’s job around the time that I moved. There were hints that all was not well but hope is usually the last thing that dies and so we hoped at first that things would improve. 819 more words


Rubondo Island National Park in pictures

By Ryan Green

Although this magical island in Lake Victoria doesn’t have the teeming herds and ravenous predators found just to the north on the fabled plains of the Serengeti, it has a wealth of biodiversity to discover. 208 more words