Monthly Archives: October 2013

The Big City

Last night I arrived in Nairobi, Kenya. This is by far the biggest and busiest city I’ve been to and it has appropriately been called the capitol of East Africa. It is definitely the most dangerous city I’ve been to

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The Pickpocket

This last Sunday I got my wallet stolen. I had finished some shopping in Kariakoo and was walking down a street thick with people. I was feeling apprehensive about my messenger bag which held my two high value items, my

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My Week in Dar

So I’ve had an interesting week in Tanzania’s biggest city, Dar es Salaam. The trip to Dar itself was not uneventful, with the bus breaking down for a couple of hours and a fist fight at the station when we

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Tanzania

Well after two solid, and I mean solid (read 20  hours on a bus), days of travel, I find myself in Dar es Salaam. Can’t wait to get some of the good food that this place is famous for!

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Seeing Malawi

So here I am on the first public computer fast enough to resize photos and make skype calls! What a great opportunity to post an update on what I’ve been up to. So I left Lilongwe on a big bus

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