for Tish and all tea lovers

While many of my rides are through very beautiful scenery, I hardly stop to take shots because I see them regularly, I ride by fast or most likely I concentrate on the road more than anything else. Following encouragement by Tish, I took a few pics today during a grueling ride through tea farms. I hope you like them.

Note: They are likely out of focus because i didn’t get off the bike to take them.

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Rusinga Island tour

To get to Rusinga, Tom Mboya’s birthplace, from Nairobi, one could take da bus to Mbita or fly to Homa Bay then take a van or for the very adventurous a flight to Kisumu then a van to Lwanda Kotieno then the ferry to Mbita from where you cross to the Island. It’s a small Island with very scenic landscape, Eco-lodges and nice beaches.

if you can’t go to the beach, we can bring the beach to you

fish cages in the distance

I have no name for this one

who said coastal environment cannot be created by the lakeside?

Tish would call this window, maybe?

there is a ‘ghost’ city that appears at night and disappears in the morn’

View after dusk