Category: Overland

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Nairobi Jobs

The jobs have been accumulating for some time now. From Jeep maintenance and repairs, to visas for on wards travel and just general shopping and gearing up, there is always plenty to do when...

They really do smile, often 0

Nairobi Elephant and Rhino Orphanage

Still doing jobs in Nairobi, I also checkout the Elephant and Rhino Orphanage. It’s a fantastic place to get up close with the baby elephants, and you can even rub and pet them when...

Slobbery, and with a scratchy tongue like a cat. Yep, about what I expected 3

Nairobi Giraffe Center

I make my way to Nairobi via Mount Kenya, though the low-lying cloud means I don’t get so much as a glimpse of the giant mountain. I have a long list of jobs to...

Winched up, ready to come out 5

To Lake Naivasha

I move North away from the park, and decide to avoid Nairobi for now, so I take a smaller road aiming North to Lake Naivasha. It’s a decent dirt road and I travel sixty...

He loved the Jeep 9

Masai Mara National Park Part 2

In the afternoon we roam to the Southern boundary of the park, and actually cross a post marking the International border with Tanzania. I won’t be getting a stamp in my passport for today’s...

The landscape is as beautiful as the wildlife in the park 4

Masai Mara National Park Part 1

I make my way South, right on the border with Tanzania and not all the far from Mt. Kilimanjaro. I’m much happier with the prices here at the Masai Mara – a mere fraction...

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