Africa with the red earth and the smiling people. Africa with the crazy wildlife and the colonial history. Ten years ago I traveled for the first time to Africa and ever since I’m in love with this continent. Travelling in Africa is a bit more ‘Hardcore’ travelling then in other continents. There are fewer hostels … Continue reading A route through South East Africa
Right now I'm at the airport. Leaving Africa I might never get used to leaving beautiful Africa behind. I've been travelling from Capetown to Nairobi in 3,5 months. It has been beautiful, intense and difficult and a lot, lot more!
Last week has been so special! On sunday I was in Tanzania and went to a small village. And now I'm in the Thike town where I started travelling 10 years ago.
"Well spotted I'm a Mzungu" the best line on a Tshirt I've seen so far. Mzungu means white person, so people call me that all the time. They say it to me, whisper it to each other with or without pointing fingers. It starts to get to me...
Sometimes you buy a transport ticket and something doesn't feel right... Then you should trust your instrinct! I promise to never ever complain about Dutch public transport again. After a delay of two days, and then transport for more then 2 days (without sleep or shower) I'll stick to that promise for sure!
Lake Malawi, what a beauty! Malawi is about 3 times as big as The Netherlands, the lake is 1/3rd of Malawi so according to my calculations the lake is about the size of The Netherlands.
One week of teaching in a small village. It helped me to understand the school system of Malawi.