Jacaranda trees are greedy. They drink a lot and pull a lot of nutrients from the soil which makes it hard to grow much underneath.
Culture (10 posts found)
Nairobi has established itself as a global centre of social entrepreneurship. The industry is booming thanks in part to the purely entrepreneurial nature of the city but also because there is tons of foreign investment coming in to foster sustainable growth.
I dusted the cobwebs off the outer reaches of my memory and had a think about how I felt when I first arrived in East Africa 16 years ago for my first living overseas adventure. We never went home. The UK Telegraph Expat kindly published the piece; We arrived...
So excited about Obama coming to Nairobi. Thank goodness Kenya is in the news for a positive reason for a change. After a disasterous Nairobi Life featuring on Snapchat - let's hope that this is the opportunity for the international community to understand m...
- emergency exit signs
- evacuation strategy
- shopping centres
- terrorist attack
On a busy bank holiday last weekend, I took my kids to a shopping mall to watch a movie. Gasp. Horror. 'You took your kids to a movie?' An incredulous school parent said at afternoon pick-up time this week, after asking what I had been up to. Even worse....