Just home from Rwanda and Kenya

Aug 17th, 2013, 01:13 PM
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Just home from Rwanda and Kenya

Hi all - just got home yesterday from 2 weeks in Rwanda and Kenya. Trip report will follow, but great time! 2 gorilla treks - one quite arduous but just fantastic. Saw lots of golden monkeys as well. Then on to Kenya - first Ol Pejeta in Laikipia - great time, with wild dogs and black and white rhino, plus lots of other animals. Then on to the Mara - the migration is in full swing, wildebeests everywhere. Saw 2 crossings at the river. One was just insane with vehicles and people jumping out of their vehicles - very disturbing actually - more info in the trip report to follow. The Nairobi airport burned about 8 hours after we arrived, so happy to skirt through that disaster. Leaving 2 weeks later it was still chaotic as departures are leaving from temporary tents and the number of security steps to get through was about 3X normal. But all in all another great trip to Africa!
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Aug 17th, 2013, 07:16 PM
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Hey Catey welcome back!

Looking forward to that trip report of yours!
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Aug 21st, 2013, 08:32 PM
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Welcome back! Can't wait ro read more.
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Aug 25th, 2013, 02:08 PM
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Where is your trip report? We wait......
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Aug 26th, 2013, 12:06 PM
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Hey Busted! Thanks for your interest - just posted part 1 - Rwanda. Part 2 Kenya still to come...
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Aug 28th, 2013, 01:34 AM
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Interesting that you should mention the wilderbeast migration, that is one hell of a spectacle to behold, I experienced it and I really enjoyed the entire experience...
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Nov 20th, 2013, 09:02 AM
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Thanks for sharing your adventures with us
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