This is where we crossed the equator. I was at first confused expecting that when I crossed it, the day would go from Saturday to Sunday. You can imagine my amazement when I learned that this is not the case, but that toilet water will drain counter-clockwise after crossing the equator. I immediately deficated in the small hut to the camera's left only to learn that the hole in the ground they have for a toilet, does not flush. Alas, I plan to investigate this further.
More Traveling... January 26th 2009 Greetings! We've been busy traveling and having diarrhea. Here are some photos from a couple of sites we've seen. The first is from Hell's Gate near Lake Naivasha. It's a national park where you can chase down Thompson Gazelle and Zebra on a Huffy mountain bike from the 1980's. Lake Naivasha is nearby, famous for the flocks of tens of thousands of flamingos you may have seen on the Discovery C ... read more
Africa » Kenya » Rift Valley Province » Lake Naivasha 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