Where is the culture shock?

Created: Wednesday, 07 August 2019

nalisandmeI get asked sometimes how I got along with the culture shock. My standard answer is: Culture shock? Sorry, I have not found that one yet. But I did not specifically look for it either.

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Raclette Supper

Created: Monday, 22 July 2019

racletteOn a rainy and cool evening, I opted for a raclette supper. (Almost) all the ingredients are available in Kenya.

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Shopping Spree

Created: Monday, 08 July 2019

shoppingspreeA fundraising variant that L'Arche Kenya uses for i "Stretching our Limits #UpMt.KenyaByWheelchair" campaign and that was new to me. Hereby, not payslips are distributed in front of a shopping mall but shopping lists.

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Around the crater

Created: Tuesday, 25 June 2019

mtlongonotAnd once more a trip of the hiking group came up: This time we went to Mount Longonot near Naivasha. It is the crater of a volcano that erupted about 5 million years ago and is considered asleep.

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Thoughts on waste disposal

Created: Saturday, 01 June 2019

abfallThe disposal happens here individually, that is, everyone burns his rubbish behind the house. There is a garbage collection service, but they do not come to my house. And they do too just burn the waste on open ground at the town's edge.

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Ndovu! Ndovu!

Created: Saturday, 25 May 2019

ndovu1Am Sonntag Nachmittag hat sich die Wandergruppe zu einem kleinen Ausflug getroffen. Wir umgingen das Gelände der Thompson Falls und kletterten hinunter zum Fluss mit der Idee, ihm ein Stück zu folgen.

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Twenty Years

Created: Monday, 13 May 2019

20 jahreRecently I was invited to a celebration for the 20th wedding anniversary of one of my office colleagues. We - that is two Comundo guests from Nairobi and me - went off.

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Where is the water?

Created: Monday, 06 May 2019

water sRecently I came home and the water was gone. My roommate had already noticed it and learned that it also affected the neighbours to the left and the right. The whole row of teacher's houses, including that of the headmaster, was on dry land. 

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