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Feb 16, 2007 - KENYA: Laisamis 2

After our little break at the Marsabit Lodge, we headed back to Laisamis for a final night at the camp. Thankfully, there were no hyenas chasing warthogs, but our security guard had built a protective barricade around our tent - just in case. On our final day in Laisamis, we walked around the town, mixing with the locals and taking some photos. The local ladies were keen to sell us some beaded jewellery, and in the interest of fairness we bought one item from each. THE (UN)KINDEST CUT We discovered during our time in Laisamis that the local...

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Feb 12, 2007 - KENYA: Laisamis 1

LAISAMIS 1 After experiencing Nick's Lodge, it was time for us to head out with Juliet and see where her work took her. And what an experience it was. Juliet works for Lewa Conservancy and her current role takes her to the north of the country to train local scouts in how to observe and track local wildlife. For more information on Lewa Conservancy: http://www.lewa.org/ Juliet actually has her Doctorate in Zoology, and studied her PhD in Australia on Kangaroos and Wallabies. Juliet is third-generation Kenyan and it was a fantastic...

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