Author Archives: rasberry_blush

Weekend Travel Challenge: Nairobi via O’loitoktok

Thinking of Nairobi always excites me. I have fond memories of the city, spent a big chunk of my childhood there. I have been hearing of the Tarakea route to Nairobi via Loitoktok but I have never really explored it. Having had a stressful week I decided on a solo trip and the only place […]

The language barrier

I have been raised in a country other than my birth country. I had to speak a 3rd language on the markets, a 2nd language in school and my first language at home. I  spent 70% of my day listening to a 4th language that left me clueless as my classmates and teachers chatted along […]

Travel challenge: From Kigamboni to Maputo; selected photos

Things that traveling teaches you

1. Culture is different not weird. 2. No matter where we come from we are basically the same inside. 3. You can find love from total strangers. 4. We take language for granted. 5. Body language goes a long way. 6. Food is not just a basic need, it’s who we are. 7. Anyone can […]

Travel challenge: Ride in the darkness for a change.

I have been procrastinating about this post for over a month now. Probably because it is not a typical travel article and not a complete first hand experience. It is close to my heart. Forgive me but I have to set the background for what I want to say and hope that this wont take […]

10 Photos that every travel blogger has!

A picture says a thousand words so the fastest and most effective way to review a place is through photography. The quality of the photo is not as important. If you go through any travel blog you will find photos that cover the following themes. Here are some thoughts on why travellers like such photos. […]

The only 2 #traveling sites you need to get organized

The two sites you need to sort out your accomodation wores.

Bliss of being Mommy

The pleasures and challenges of a first time Mom


Homage to men who support women: The blog that deals with matters specifically relating to African women those in rural areas and in the diaspora


just another plaid-wearin' java-sippin' girl


speaks to the masses of people not reading this blog

The Byronic Man

We can rebuild him. We have the technology... Drier. Hilariouser. More satirical than before.

Nesh around the World

Pieces of life

İnsanlık Hali

Her insanda insanlığın bütün halleri vardır- Montaigne

Bucket List Publications

Indulge- Travel, Adventure, & New Experiences

Ella Elle L'A

"Ella, she's got it"- Kate Ryan

Coco J. Ginger Says

Poems and stories of love & heartbreak.


Oh the places you'll go!

Walking slowly

Footsteps into Africa


Home of Tim Stiffler-Dean

Readers & Writers

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Natasha Bernal