Category Archives: Africa

And so ends another adventure, goodbye to Africa.

Days 331-334 Saturday-Tuesday 01-04 December 2012 – Kigali, Rwanda – Dartford, England. I was up early on Saturday as I wanted to do a test pack and make sure I can fit all the things I wanted to take back … Continue reading

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One of life’s magic hours.

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Day 330 – Gorilla Day, Volcanoes National Park, Ruhengeri, Rwanda Once the singing and dancing group had finished the nine of us from the truck were split into two groups. Only five groups are allowed in to the forest each … Continue reading

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“I am sorry, you cannot enter Rwanda”

Day 329-331, Wednesday-Friday 28-30 November 2012 – Fatimas, Ruhengeri, Rwanda We are finally getting closer to the gorillas ! This post will cover the three days I stayed in Ruhengeri in Rwanda with the exception of the gorilla trip, I … Continue reading

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The rain in Uganda falls mainly on the.. well it just falls everywhere

Days 327/328, Monday/Tuesday 26 and 27 November 2012 – Lake Bunyoni, Uganda It was a very noisy night with the uber-loud music from somewhere down in the valley below us going until 2:30, I ended up reading in the night … Continue reading

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Meeting some of the cousins.

Day 326, Sunday 25 November 2012 – Kampala, Uganda Today was supposed to begin at 6:00 am, but thankfully last night this was delayed until 9:00, and thankfully again I was told before I had gone to sleep; I removed … Continue reading

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Adrift !

Day 324 and 325, Friday/Saturday 23/24 November 2012 – Eden Rock Camp, Jinja, Uganda Wow ! A mega sleep, and then once awake I did stuff all after that as well – a small amount of washing and a load … Continue reading

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Cruel to be kind ?

Days 323, Thursday 22 November 2012 – Eden Rock Camp, Jinja, Uganda It was whisky induced but I finally managed a good nights sleep, not waking until 5:00 AM, though were minor hints of a hangover but nothing as bad … Continue reading

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A walk in the bush

Days 322, Wednesday 21 November 2012 – Naiberi River Camp, Eldoret, Kenya It was another lousy sleep due to a noisy bar, but at least breakfast wasn’t until later in the morning and the showers were fabulously hot. This morning … Continue reading

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Crossing the equator

Days 321, Tuesday 20 November 2012 – Naiberi River Camp, Eldoret, Kenya Well, it was another crappy sleep, though at least I did not feel sick, just cold, maybe I was cold last night just because it was cold !! … Continue reading

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Sick

Days 319 and 320, Sunday and Monday 18/19 November 2012 – Kempu Camp, Nakuru, Kenya I had a much better sleep last night, even though it was a very early night. It must have been the movie that helped put … Continue reading

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