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August 6th 2006
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6th August Sunday DAY 16 NAIROBI to MAASAI KENYAN BEER: Pilsner lager **½, White Cap **½ We got up early, left the tents and headed to town, meeting some of the new people at Hotel Boulevard and cramming into the matatu’s. There were some new people in the matatu that I shared with Robin and Bron. Heather and Nick (married Aussies), Cat (English) and Helen (English). There were great views a... Read Full Entry

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Robin in 2 countriesRobin in 2 countries
Robin in 2 countries

Copyright Robin
I like itI like it
I like it

Copyright Robin
Down by the banksDown by the banks
Down by the banks

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Hippo fact:Hippo fact:
Hippo fact:

The hippopotamus is one of the most aggressive creatures in the world and is often regarded as the most ferocious animal in Africa
Cat, me and RobinCat, me and Robin
Cat, me and Robin

just chillin
Thats a big headThats a big head
Thats a big head

A Hippo's skin secretes a natural sunscreen substance which is red-colored. The secretion is initially colorless and turns red-orange within minutes, eventually becoming brown.
close up of some territorial scarsclose up of some territorial scars
close up of some territorial scars

Although Hippos fight over territory they dont often kill each other, stopping when it is clear that one is stronger
A hippo skullA hippo skull
A hippo skull

just massive

29th October 2009

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Amanda I am glad that you are having a great time. Keep the mail coming Aunty Lyn

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