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  • Happy Valentine's, my Love!

    14 February 2015 ( #travel )

    Happy Valentine's, my LOVE! Raad, today I edited so many our photos and I refreshed my memories. Here are just few of moments we were HAPPY together! You do know that I am not a fan of showing off my private feelings. And You are too private for me. And...

  • Auma Obama

    24 May 2013 ( #Kenya )

    Hello everyone! This post is about Auma Obama's book "And Then Life Happens", its reading at Goethe Institut in Nairobi and showed film "Education of Auma Obama". When I came to Kenya, which was about 7 months ago, I suddenly discovered that the 44th...

  • Caving at Mt. Suswa

    04 April 2014 ( #travel, #Kenya )

    Photo credit: Peter Chonka Hello everyone! This post is about our caving at Mt. Susva and famous "Baboon Parliament". Mt. Suswa is one of the best day trip from Nairobi (50 km, about 2 hour drive). It is one of the most spectacular extinct volcano of...

  • Meru National Park

    19 June 2013 ( #travel, #Kenya )

    Hello everyone! This post is about our game drive in Meru National Park. Meru National Park is located east of Meru, 350 km from Nairobi. It took us almost 6 hours to get there. Covering an area of 870 km², it is one of the most famous known parks of...

  • Little Maasai Warrior

    28 May 2013 ( #Kenya )

    Hello everyone! This post is about book "Facing The Lion" written by a Maasai Joseph Lemasolai Lekuton about his childhood experience growing up on the African Savanna. When I came to Kenya about 7 months ago one of two things I knew about this country...

  • Safari in Maasai Mara with a deaf driver

    28 April 2014 ( #travel, #Kenya, #Maasai Mara )

    Hello everybody! This post is about our safari experience in Maasai Mara National Reserve during migration period with a deaf local driver. This safari was special for me. First of all, it was my last safari experience in Kenya. Soon after it I was about...

  • Lake Naivasha Sopa Resort

    05 June 2013 ( #Kenya, #travel )

    Hello! This post is about our stay in Lake Naivasha Sopa Resort. This time we were looking for a place to relax over the weekend not far from the bustling city of Nairobi so we chose lake Naivasha (which is not very far from Nairobi (about 1 hour drive)...

  • Watamu

    17 February 2013 ( #Kenya, #travel, #Watamu )

    Watamu is a beach resort on the Indian Ocean coast of Kenya. The nearest big city is Malindi. From Nairobi we flew with AIRKENYA to Malindi via Lamu. It was a direct flight with one stop. This was the first time I've been flying in such a small plane. Map...

  • Elsa's Kopje

    25 June 2013 ( #travel, #Kenya )

    Hello everyone! This post is about our stay in Elsa's Kopje in Meru National Park. Elsa's Kopje is named after the world-famous lioness returned to the wild by George and Joy Adamson, a story that touched so many through the film, Born Free. Kopje means...

  • MoMA

    16 January 2013 ( #USA, #travel, #New York )

    MoMA (please do not mix with mama) The Musuem of Modern Art offers a comprehensive overview of modern and contemporary art, from the European painting and sculpture of the 1880s to the design, film, and performance art of today. If one visits NY this...

  • Nairobi National Museum

    31 May 2013 ( #Kenya, #Nairobi )

    Hello! This post is about our visit to Nairobi National Museum. Nairobi National Museum is located at the Museum Hill, approximately 10 minutes drive from the Nairobi city centre. It was officially opened in September 22nd 1930 and named Coryndon Museum...

  • Lake Elementeita, The Sleeping Warrior Lodge

    08 May 2013 ( #Kenya, #travel )

    The Sleeping Warrior Lodge is situated in private Soysambu Conservancy which is 19,433-hectares (48,000-acres) 140km from Nairobi, 27km from Nakuru. Featuring volcanic hills, rolling plains, and dense acacia woodlands, the Conservancy also includes a...

  • Serena Mountain Lodge

    16 December 2013 ( #travel, #Kenya )

    Hello! Today's post is about our stay in Serena Mountain Lodge in Mount Kenya National Park. Serena Mountain Lodge is located within Mount Kenya National Park about 193 kilometers from Nairobi and It took us about 3 hours to get there. Mount Kenya (5,199...

  • Didgori in summer

    30 November 2014 ( #Georgia, #travel )

    Hello all! In this post I will show you photos from our trip to Didgori this summer. Привет всем! В этом посте читайте о нашей поездке в Дидгори этим летом. In my last post I encouraged you to leave comments after reading posts, and I have received plenty...

  • Dmanisi

    30 October 2014 ( #travel, #Georgia )

    Hello everyone! Today I will show you one of my favorite places in Georgia - Dmanisi Museum-Reserve. Привет всем! Сегодня я покажу вам одно из моих самых любимых мест в Грузии - Музей-заповедник Дманиси. Dmanisi is not the first in a typical tourist destinations...

  • Stone Town, Zanzibar

    21 March 2013 ( #Zanzibar, #travel )

    Recently we have been to Zanzibar island, Tanzania. We went there for the election period in Kenya and spent there a week full of adventures and new discoveries. Zanzibar was absolutely new experience for us. It was the first time for us living on the...

  • Eden Beach Resort & Spa, Mombasa

    26 June 2013 ( #travel, #Kenya, #Mombasa )

    Hello! This post is about our stay in Eden Beach Resort & Spa in Mombasa. Mombasa is the second-largest city in Kenya, with a population of over one million and, maybe one of the most well known cities of the Eastern Africa. Located on the east coast...

  • Amboseli National Park

    24 February 2013 ( #Kenya, #travel )

    Kenya has more than 55 National parks, reserves and sanctuaries. This beautiful country is a home of the safari where setting out on an advanture into the wilderness became an age old tradition. The spirit of safari lives on today. The romance of sundown...

  • If we ever travel to Kenya once more...

    09 June 2014 ( #travel, #Kenya )

    Hello everyone! This post is my wish list if we ever travel to Kenya once more. I think even if you live somewhere for a long time, there would be something missed, something undone... From my point of view we had managed to discover Kenya, but still...

  • Vardzia Cave Town

    29 January 2015 ( #Georgia, #travel )

    Hello all! Today, as promised, I will tell you about one of our biggest Georgian discoveries - Vardzia. Привет всем! Сегодня, как я и обещала, расскажу вам о нашем новом открытии в Грузии - городе в скалах - Вардзии. Vardzia is a very famous place in...

  • Great Migration in Maasai Mara. Part 2

    29 April 2014 ( #travel, #Kenya, #Maasai Mara )

    Hello everybody! This post is about Great Migration in Maasai Mara National Reserve. In my first previous post about our safari in Maasai Mara I told you my general impressions about Mara, so in this post I would like to tell you about the main reason...

  • Hiking Mount Kenya. Part 3 : The Final Frontier

    06 June 2014 ( #travel, #Kenya )

    Hello everyone! This post is the third part telling about my husband hiking in Mt. Kenya National Park (written by Raad). Enjoy! These photos are from the day prior to the final push towards the top. This was the last push towards Lenana. We took off...

  • Equator. Ol Pejeta conservancy part 3

    04 April 2014 ( #travel, #Kenya )

    Hello! This post is about our game drive in Ol Pejeta conservancy which lays on Equator and our visit to the Sweetwaters Rhino Sanctuary. In my previous 2 posts I have already told you about Sweetwaters Tented Camp, where we stayed while being on safari...

  • Batumi Botanical Garden

    29 October 2014 ( #Batumi, #Georgia, #travel )

    Hello everyone! Today I will tell you about our walk in Batumi Botanical Garden. Привет всем! Сегодня отчет о нашей прогулке в Ботаническом саду Батуми. When we go somewhere, I am always responsible for "our cultural program". That is why I use to study...

  • Hiking Mount Kenya. Part 1

    29 May 2014 ( #Kenya, #travel )

    Hello everyone! This post is written by my husband Raad where he will tell you the first part of Mount Kenya Hike experience. By the time he decided to climb Mt. Kenya I had already left Kenya for good. Of course we had a great interest in doing this...

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