Aberdare to Lake Nakuru
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Aberdare to Lake Nakuru, 200 km / 3 hours We arrived at Lake Nakaru Lodge in time for a late lunch but I opted to stay in my room instead, … Read More

Aberdare and Beautiful Bougainvilleas
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Samburu to Aberdare, 220 km / 3 hours After breakfast, we left Samburu and traveled south along the flanks of Mount Kenya to enter the Aberdare National Park.  I was … Read More

Views from the Ark in Aberdare
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The Ark Lodge This lodge uniquely resembles an actual Ark, having numerous balconies and lounges. These balconies and lounges provide superb views of animals visiting the salt-lick and waterhole. There … Read More

Samburu Tribal Village
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Later in the morning we went to a Samburu tribal village where I got a tour of how they live.  Purity (her English name) who speaks English very well, showed … Read More

First Lion Sighting in Samburu
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Samburu is a place of endless skies, dust-red plains and palm fringed rivers.  Samburu National Reserve lies on the fringes of the vast and arid desert once known as the … Read More

The Samburu Special Five
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The Samburu National Reserve is rich in wildlife with an abundance of rare species.  Also referred to as the Samburu Special Five, the must-see animals are the Somali Ostrich, Gerenuk, … Read More

Nairobi to Samburu
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Nairobi to Samburu, 380 km / 5.5 hours Today is the first day of my vacation and the beginning of my safari adventure.  I am excited because I never thought … Read More

The National Museum of Kenya
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The National Museum of Kenya is famed worldwide for its unique discoveries on the origin of man.  The National Museum provides historical evidence that Kenya is the cradle of man, … Read More

Elephant Orphanage in Nairobi
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Ann and Finlay went to the Masai Market and came back with a painting and jewelry.  I did not go again, I am hoping to find one of the cloth … Read More

The IPAC Mission
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May 9th, 2011 to May 13th, 2011  The week flew by.  I met all of the Board Members, almost all were high level officials, Secretaries of State.  It was not … Read More

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