Together, we all bumped across the Kenyan flatlands, heading towards the Mara, rough rutted tracks jostling us side-to-side. When we reached the river camp, my two Aussie safari companions parted ways. 833 more words
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I woke up just before the wake up call at 6.30am. It was misty outside, only the second day it had been like that since we arrived. 670 more words
This morning we did some more weeding of the veggie patch before breakfast then it was our group’s turn to do the washing up. We were supposed to go into Malelane, but Manyatta had taken the Quantum we were meant to use. 570 more words
What is happening in Nairobi, Kenya and other very fast growing expanding cities in East Africa and beyond?
The place where I stay, Langata, provides some clues… What was an urban forest, Ngong Forest, not so long ago, has been taken over by apartment buildings and large houses, filling up the land with cement, leaving no space for trees, gardens, parks, or children’s playgrounds. 404 more words