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Knuckle Hills In Kenya

The Ngong Hills are peaks in a ridge along the Great Rift Valley, located southwest near Nairobi, in southern Kenya. The word “Ngong” is an Anglicization of a Maasai phrase “enkong’u emuny” meaning rhinoceros spring, and this name derives from … Continue reading

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Karibu! Welcome Home to Kenya

In Swahili- the national language of Kenya, Karibu means welcome. It literally means ‘Come In.’ I love the translation. When I arrive at Comfort Gardens- a guest accommodation (as opposed to a hotel), one of the staff (Maggie) greeted me … Continue reading

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A Day in Zurich…

    April 30, 2016 8:00 PM Saturday evening: I’m sitting in the restaurant annexed to the hotel where I am staying. It is a lovely small restaurant. Though my travel plans for a full day in Zurich was shortened … Continue reading

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