Travel G-spots

TRAVEL DIARY: Bale Mountain, Ethiopia

2,717 kms | 4,377 meters elevation | 10:34 a.m. | 5 degrees Celsius Only thought in my mind? Putting deodorant on is truly an act of bravery … Note, the milk … Continue reading

June 23, 2014 · 1 Comment

TRAVEL DIARY: Day 10 – Moyale (Ethiopian side)

Ethiopia! Finally, I made it. Trust me, I am far from enthusiastic, as the statement above may suggest. Moyale is Moyale on either side – i.e. Kenya or Ethiopia, in … Continue reading

May 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

TRAVEL DIARY: Sunday, Day 9 – Prison Camp in Moyale, Kenya

ahhh … more border towns. However, this is the real border town as oppose to the earlier mentioned Marsabit. This is one that is literally cut into half; Kenya’s Moyale and … Continue reading

December 28, 2013 · 1 Comment

TRAVEL DIARY: Day 8 – Marsabit, Kenya

Slum. That’s all it is. And I am so depressed being stuck in this hole of a backpacker “hotel” which the guide books had termed “an oasis“. Oasis my {blip blip … Continue reading

December 8, 2013 · 1 Comment

TRAVEL DIARY: Day 5 – Mt Kenya {the foot at least …}

………………… … or truthfully … very, very far from the foot of Mt Kenya! We started moving at 6:35 am to be precise. The time when the sun rises in this part … Continue reading

November 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

TRAVEL TIPS: Possessions for a month across Ethiopia

“Even the Elephant carries but a small trunk on his journeys. The perfection of traveling is to travel without baggage.” Henry David Thoreau My sister would rather die. Heck, a … Continue reading

August 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

POV {+ travel tips}: Lake Naivasha, Kenya

Elsamere Home was the selling point. It’s ok. I didn’t have a clue either. Not even when I was told repeatedly “Born Free. Ya’ll know? Born Free. Yeah. Born Free” People have … Continue reading

July 2, 2013 · 1 Comment

POV {+Travel Tips}: Dar Debbagh, Tannery Gate of Morocco

Sprigs of mint. That’s their anecdote. I of course greeted the giver of the mont sprigs with suspicion. And this had nothing to do with my short term memory of being … Continue reading

June 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

MY TRAVEL DIARY: shit – that’s culture too

.“when I shit in China, there’s an odour that must be related to what I eat. The rice? Probably, I don’t see what else it could be. I’ve never smelled … Continue reading

May 5, 2013 · 1 Comment

POV {+Travel Tips}: Victoria Falls – Zim or Zam

It really doesn’t matter if you view it from Zimbabwe or Zambia if you had to make a choice. They’ll blow your mind nonetheless. Both sides are equally stunning. OK. … Continue reading

April 26, 2013 · Leave a comment
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