Monthly Archives: July 2010

Kenya Update #10 – Mombasa and Home!

So this will be my last update from Kenya! I’m still in Mombasa and am flying home, beginning at 8pm tonight. It’s going to be a miserably long travel day for me. Worse than when I came back from India … Continue reading

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Kenya Update #9 – Mombasa

So I’ve made it to Mombasa! Rennatus’s friend Gladys and I caught a bus here yesterday; it was supposed to take about 6 hours and ended us taking 8.5 hours. I consider that an on-time success story. The ride was … Continue reading

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Kenya Update #8 – Nairobi (again)

Sunday – July 11 – Nakuru to Nairobi Thankfully we got to sleep in this day! Stephanie’s flight was at 10:30pm out of Nairobi (just 2 hours away) so we could take our time. She was hungover, but we slept … Continue reading

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Kenya Update #7 – Kakamega & Nakuru

Thursday – July 8 – Port Victoria to Kakamega Well, I only thought we were leaving in the morning. We were supposed to have a boat ride around Lake Victoria starting at 8am, but we didn’t even have breakfast until … Continue reading

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Kenya Update #6 – The Medical Camp

Monday – July 5 – Medical Camp Day 1 Kenya time is the slowest time ever. So slow, in fact, that the Americans are now all super slow. We were supposed to start seeing patients at 8am. We didn’t even … Continue reading

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Kenya Update #5 – Arriving in Port Victoria

Habari zenu!? Oh goodness where to begin! This will be a long post – I have a bunch to share! Saturday – July 3 – Kisumu to Port Victoria So Rennatus got us on a proper bus most of the … Continue reading

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Kenya Update #4 – About to leave Kisumu

I seem to find more time to say hello in Kisumu than I did in Nairobi… So, I got sick last night with some sort of staph infection. I spent about an hour or so throwing up what amounted to … Continue reading

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