King Hippo's Final Battle May 11th 2008 One of the many great things about working at a research station is everyone's fascination with dead things. I realize that might seem a slightly bizarre and perhaps unusually morbid sentiment to most, but there is something remarkable about having the opportunity to get up close and personal with an organism that would otherwise be impossible to observe at such close quarters. As a resident bird ... read more
Africa » Kenya » Rift Valley Province » Laikipia Founding president and liberation struggle icon Jomo KENYATTA led Kenya from independence until his death in 1978, when President Daniel Toroitich arap MOI took power in a constitutional succession. The country was a de facto one-party state from 196... ... read more
There exist too many experiences to be had in this world - too many places to see and people to meet - for me to stay put. World travel is my passion; it brings me pleasure in ways few things can. And, to me, part of the joy in world travel is sharing the experience with whoever cares to listen . . .
How I caught "the bug"
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