Walking with Nairobi’s office folks. Busy and flowing just like any other big city. Watch out for the crazy matatus is said often.
16/7/2018 Nairobi On the left is a large Indian temple and on the right a dozen works snooze on the grass. Afternoon Nairobi is as laid back as the morning. They were found hurrying only in the evening, for their bus rides home. Moi Avenue’s noise levels increased rapid as the evening took on. While [...]
Comrades! All my support and admiration!
Travel misadventure 13/7/2018LusakaHad three options - pay 600 dollars for temporary permit into this country; tweet to sushma swaraj; or get the fuck out.Chose third. 6 hours later Dar Es Salam’s welcoming coast on the horizon and all ends well.
Stone Town. Diaspora. And layers of history of human endeavour.
Sighting land. A joy too primal. Need longer voyages soon.
12/7/2018 Zanzibar ‘Alhamdulillah, we are about to reach the end of our journey.’ Not too different from the reaction of ancient mariners on sighting this beautiful island, one imagines.