A Rocky Adventure From Kenya To Sudan

A Rocky Adventure From Kenya To Sudan

This post is an extract from my travel diary, which was written 9 years ago! The musings of a somewhat naive 20 year old backpacker, with big dreams of someday being a travel writer. Enjoy. :-) Imagine a small cowboy town in northern Kenya, ten hours away from any form of civilization. The … [Read more...]

Sand, Smiles and Sore Feet

Sand, Smiles and Sore Feet

Sorry I have been missing in action from my blog for a few months now, but I have been VERY busy and still am. I am working full-time for an amazing organization called 'The Hope Foundation" and have also been working hard to get my Masters thesis finished. I also managed to fit in a weekend away in … [Read more...]

Dear Diary- Marriage Proposal(s) !!

Dear Diary- Marriage Proposal(s) !!

Dear Diary, I've been too lazy to write the last few days. I get caught up in the moment as it is all so laid back in this part of the world. Sitting on our little porch, gazing up at the starry sky, listening to an old Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers Cassette(Cd's have not found their way to this … [Read more...]

Dear Diary – New Friends

Dear Diary – New Friends

Dear Diary, We met Brother Paul today from the USA. He invited us up to Kakuma some day to visit the UN refugee camp, with over 86,000 refugees from Somalia, Ethiopia and The Sudan. These kinds of things are suddenly becoming a reality. You hear about them and see them on the News back home … [Read more...]

Dear Diary- Hello Kitale

Dear Diary- Hello Kitale

Dear Diary, Day of luxury-if the people back home saw us now they would laugh so hard! Taken straight out of a holiday brochure for spain- as one of the girls so nicely put it. We spent the day at the 'Kitale Country Club'- swimming, sun bathing, chatting and laughing. Gazing up at a cloud covered … [Read more...]

Dear Diary- Hello Kenya

Dear Diary- Hello Kenya

This is the start of a new series of posts that I am going to copy word for word from an old travel diary I found in my bedroom. Reading back I was not the most sensitive person and my creative writing could have done with some (a lot) of tweaking!! But hopefully you will enjoy the naive honesty of … [Read more...]