Tag Archives: Great Rift Valley

Day 1 Nairobi

A new African adventure awaits – Charles and I took our Big Yellow Truck “Makako” to the Heron Hotel in Nairobi to meet our new passengers. a nice sized group of 9 people of mixed nationalities and ages. The Simba … Continue reading

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Day 21 Nairobi (Our Last Day!)

It’s tents down for the last time!! We cooked ourselves a big last day breakfast before heading once again into The Mara where we saw hyena walking close by, buffalo, giraffe, zebra, gazelle and our beloved cheetah again! We were … Continue reading

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Day 1 – Nairobi to Nakuru

Today we started our African adventure.  We met at the Heron Hotel in Nairobi bright and early.   We met our guide, driver, cook and our fellow African explorers.  Unfortunately one of our fellow travellers had a case of food poisoning … Continue reading

Posted in b) 6th Feb 2011 Kenya & Tanzania Component Safari on Shaggy, Aly | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Chitimba Beach, Malawi – Day 34 and 35

We enter into Malawi, the poorest country that we visit on this safari.   A large portion of the country is covered by Lake Malawi  which is located almost at the end of the Great Rift Valley.   Our time in Malawi is very chilled and … Continue reading

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