Category Archives: Travel

Mongolia!

Sorry for the long absence folks… got the procrastination bug lately… but during that time I was in Mongolia! land of the blue skies! here is my take on it – Having survived my 4 week mountain bike trek across Mongolia, I … Continue reading

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Life in Kenya – Vignette Number 5 – Kenyan polygamy and the fine art of huts

…continuing on from the Life in Kenya series from my anonymous travel wanderlust matee… When you go up country everyone has their hut.  Everything is thought out.  The first wife has the largest hut.  She needs room for the daughters … Continue reading

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Life in Kenya – Vignette Number 4 – Kenyan Candy Time!

Travelogues from Anonymous mate continues… …this is a sort of a before and after of children getting out of school.  The street corner is reasonably deserted 5 minutes before school is dismissed.  Note the area between the Muslim lady in … Continue reading

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Life in Kenya – Vignette Number 3

Travelogues from Anonymous Mate continues in Kenya… Just when I thought I had seen it all in light freight I experienced a mode of transport for hauling boxes, vegetables, and other small bulky goods on a vehicle called a hand … Continue reading

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Life in Kenya – Vignette Number 2

By Anonymous Travelling Friend Something I was not prepared for in my arrival in Kenya was seeing storks and very large ones at that, maybe as tall as a small person – note large fence to keep people out with … Continue reading

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Life in Kenya – Vignette Number 1

A mate of mine who will remain anonymous has been sending me postcards of his travels. I find the vignettes he paints both interesting and insightful. Since I hardly travel at all you can sometimes forget how diverse human culture can … Continue reading

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The Travel Hacking Cartel is probably not the best for non-US citizens

A while ago I posted about me joining the Travel Hacking Cartel (THC…not the agent that makes you hungry!). THC is an outfit based in the states where if you join for as little as $15 a month they will … Continue reading

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