2 out of 5 – The Mikumi Encounter

Ever-surprising Africa is famous for its Safari “Big 5”, storybook animals that include the African Elephant, Cape buffalo, Lion, Leopard and Rhino. Little did I know I was about to meet 2 of them, at the same time, on my bicycle. Cycle to Mikumi National Park After...

Island Pride: Fahari Zanzibar

At 07:30 my ferry was leaving; goodness me, I needed to be up early. I rushed through Dar es Salaam and boarded Kilimanjaro II, the high speed ferry that was to whisk me to Unguja, the main Island in the Zanzibar Archipelago commonly referred to as Zanzibar. But I...

The joy of Central Tanzania

After a busy yet wonderful Christmas spent at Life Beads Kenya with Dan, Naivasha Children’s Shelter and the locals at Naivasha Sports Club, it was back to the road where I was excitedly due to join my most supportive friend from back home, Veronica Moretti. Having...

Return to Naivasha

As the silhouette of Mt Longonot, drew close over the horizon; The red shimmering lake, was all I could set eyes on. With relaxation ahead and the bike needing an “oil it”; Nature decided, Kenny needed “quality time” on the toilet. As Liz...

In Pictures: Bujumbura to Naivasha

After descending into Bujumbura, Burundi, money from Better Life Cycle was put to great use for the wonderful children at the Orphanage of Hearts project (see previous blog post). This video tells the story, in pictures, of my time there and subsequent cycle from...