The road chose me Going where others don't dare

The lake on the horizon 6

Loiyangalani, Lake Turkana

The dusty and small road winds on, and eventually I find my way to the new wind turbine station built in the high hills surrounding the lake. I’m told this station was built in...

Still on the main North highway 1

To Lake Turkana

Over the last week or two I have done a lot of research on the crossing from Kenya into Ethiopia. The main highway at Moyale has not been the safest or most stable place...

Packed FULL of grease 3

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...

I will never again Overland without a fridge, I love my Dometic CFX-35. From $click on Amazon
My ARB Air Compressor means flat tires are not a problem (I had 16 Alaska->Argentina!). From $598 on Amazon