Monthly Archives: April 2009

The Stanfields

Driving from the Masai Mara we headed north west into an area of Kenya, near Bomet, where the green hills reminded us a lot of western Oregon.  With the severe drought affecting Kenya we were quite surprised how lush of … Continue reading

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Lions, Giraffes, and Cheetahs, Oh My

At 7:30am Monday morning we were promptly picked up by George, our driver and safari guide, and shuttled out to the Masai Mara. Kim had been saving a safari (which means “journey” in Swahili) in the Masai Mara for us … Continue reading

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Kenya!

We have arrived at our ninth and final country in our circumnavigation of the globe. What a great way to end, spending time with our dear friend, Kim Grimes, who has been here the last 9 months teaching 5th grade … Continue reading

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Bag End

Our last days in South Africa were spent back at Bag End, the property on which Marc, Rebecca, and Abigail live, enjoying time of catch up and rest. We haven’t spoken much about Bad End, which was our residence for … Continue reading

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Zimbabwe

We had a chance to see the “real” Africa this past weekend. Not that SA isn’t the real Africa, it’s just as real as the rest of Africa, but it’s a very westernized culture that is quite different than the … Continue reading

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