Monthly Archives: August 2012
67. Jetskiing on the Nile in Juba Check.
Starting my new life in Uganda, I have to go through all the standard proceedures of setting up a life in a new country: find a house, get a phone and in Uganda you now have to register your sim … Continue reading
Dear Super-Rich Residents of Juba, I am glad that we could complete the collection of multi-coloured Hummers that are gracefully gliding around the streets of Juba, with this fine addition: It really was the one thing Juba was still missing. … Continue reading
I just spent the past week in Kenya as part of orientation and training for my new job. Being back in Nairobi reminds me of the retrospectively entertaining, times I spent working there. I looked back over my blog notes that … Continue reading
What could possibly be the world’s best hotel room? A room in the Ritz or the Waldorf Astoria? Nope, it is in fact this hotel room in Nimule, South Sudan: Yes, a hotel room named Manchester United! I tried … Continue reading
Back to continuing my tales of South Sudan. This morning, there was a group of German tourists staying in the guest house where I am now. They rocked up in a massive safari van with all the gear (shoes, waterproof … Continue reading