Category Archives: Shopping Malls/Complexes

Hotels in Nungwi, Arusha, and Dar es Salaam & 36 Other East African Pictures

It’s been almost 3 months since I last shared the best of my Instagram feed with you, so that’s what I am going to do today. The pictures you’ll find in this list include, as always, pictures taken near water bodies (what can I say? I am Pisces), at hotels, and at the magical time of sunset. You’ll also find some aerial photography: pictures taken from tall buildings or from the plane. I am pleased to share that the very best of these photographs—or at least the ones my followers liked most on Instagram—are of my hometown, Bukoba. You’ll find … Continue reading

10 Things to Do in Gaborone, Botswana

Two months ago, I had the pleasure of visiting Botswana for the first time. I didn’t visit the Okavango Delta or Chobe National Park (the big safari destinations in Botswana). Rather, my trip took me to the capital of Botswana: Gaborone. I was very busy right before the trip; I therefore wasn’t able to do much more than a perfunctory online search of what there was to do in Gaborone. The search didn’t yield much. I tried not to worry about it, sure that I’d figure it out once my trip began. On the appointed day, I hopped onto a … Continue reading

Mombasa Marine National Park and Reserve

The Mombasa Marine National Park and Reserve is a marine park and national reserve located in Mombasa, Kenya. It is a short, easy boat ride from Mombasa’s main tourist areas and is popular for snorkeling and diving. The Mombasa Marine National Park and Reserve is the most popular of Kenya’s marine parks. Read more about my experience of getting to and visiting Mombasa Marine Park courtesy of Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS). This post includes a video I took while feeding fish in the Park. We left the KWS Kisite Marine Park office, in Shimoni, full of excitement about what the day held in … Continue reading

Travelstart Specials & Mlimani City Mall

If you came to this post looking for more information on how to book inexpensive flights through Travelstart, come back in a short while and you will be able to do that right from this page. If you came to this post looking for Mlimani City Cinema prices, then jump here for them. Otherwise, read on to find out what is currently playing at the Mlimani City Cinema and more about what you can find at Mlimani City Mall. Mlimani City MallSam Nujoma Rd.Dar es Salaam, Tanzania Mlimani City Movies (See Trailers and Mlimani City Prices Below) Trailers for Mlimani … Continue reading

Mr Price Home Kenya

If you chanced upon this post looking for the Mr Price Kenya catalogue, find out more about that here. Otherwise, read on to find out more about Mr Price Home Kenya and Mr Price across East Africa. I can still remember the day when I first became aware of the existence of Mr Price Kenya. The year was 2007. I was driving along Ngong Road in Nairobi near Prestige Plaza. I looked up to see a huge banner announcing the opening of a home furnishing store called Mr Price Home at the Westgate Centre in Westlands. The idea of a … Continue reading

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