96 – Bits of travel wisdom

2nd Mar, Milimani backpackers & Safari lodge, Nairobi, KenyaEarly morning i was up having breakfast.. I stayed in the whole of today. After three trips in Nairobi, i had no desire to walk around the city again. There were of course other activities, like a jaunt to the upmarket neighbourhood…

95 – Backpacker’s lodge

1st Mar, Milimani backpackers & Safari lodge, Nairobi, KenyaIn the morning, i decided i would stay somewhere else besides the New Kenya Lodge, where i had been staying the last 3 times i was in Nairobi. Milimani backpackers was located just outside of town (300 KSH  by cab from the…

84 – The Masai, and More Safaris

Thu 18th Feb, New Kenya Lodge, Nairobi, KenyaWe went out in search of more game in the morning, promptly spotting a couple of cheetahs (mother and kid) frolicking on the long grass. It was a toss us between the leopard and the cheetahs but i think the cheetahs win, that…

81 – Fast food & photos

Mon 15th Feb, New Kenya Lodge, Nairobi, KenyaFor want of a catchy title, ive decided to go with Fast Food & Photos, which was as exciting as the day got. Started the day in the internet cafe (you can get cheap ones at 30 KSH per hour, but the speed…

80 – Time out in Nairobi

Sun 14th Feb, New Kenya Lodge, Nairobi, KenyaAt around 7am, i made my way to the New Kenya Lodge. This was home, i've been here when i was in Kenya, and the familiarity meant i could drop my guard and just relax. Today i would spend time just relaxing, i…

69 – City slickers

Wed 3rd Feb, New Kenya Lodge, Nairobi, KenyaSpent the day first with breakfast with the two german girls, then i went off for a spot of internet. Wandered around the city, much to say, but since i will be back in Nairobi at least once, I will leave it to…