Tag Archive | Mzungu

Adventure #6: Climbing Mount Longonot

Adventure #6: Climbing Mount Longonot

One of the great things about living in Nairobi is that there are just so many places that you can visit over a weekend or on a day trip. Without your own vehicle you’re basically screwed though as “public transport”, ie. matatus are hardly reliable and there is no direct route to the majority of […]

Adventure #3: Nairobi National Park and the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust

Ok so this is becoming more of a monthly thing but perhaps that’s more realistic? I’m still behind in posting about my adventures…so to update you, since I last wrote: I ended up on hospital on a drip because of food poisoning (it was bound to happen eventually), I spent a week in Ethiopia and […]

Adventure #2: Diani and Mombasa

I know I started my last two posts with an apology so this makes it a hat trick…but I still want to apologise for the lack of updates. Sorry! I don’t even know where the time has gone. We’re in 2014 now, that’s just crazy. Oh, happy new year by the way! Essentially though, following […]

Adventure #1: The Maasai Mara

Apologies for the lack of updates – it’s been a busy few weeks. I got back from the UK last night as I had to return for some training. It was nice to see some family and friends briefly but if I’m completely honest, it was pretty unsettling to have to go back so soon […]

The story so far

So a week has passed since I last wrote. I can’t work out if a lot has happened or whether time is just flying by. Thanks for all your positive feedback by the way, let’s hope this blog can follow the last. Two weeks in and I’m still struggling to get my head around the […]

Karibu Kenya

Hello and welcome. For those of you that don’t already know, I have just started a new job with the British Council and Nairobi, Kenya will be my home for the next two years. Yep, I’m making my African dream come true! Thank you for all the well-wishes and the support over the past month […]