Leaving today

For two weeks in Dar es Salaam.  I may check email once or twice.  See you, Intertubes, later!

Goin’ away to Africa Soon…

There’s a song by the Roches that we often sing when visiting family in Ireland, called, appropriately enough, “Going away to Ireland Soon”.  However, this family visit is not, for a change, to Ireland.  This one is to Tanzania. Last night I dreamt about water quality, about making sure my toothbrushing water was boiled.  I …

Returned

I’m back in Colorado.  It was a wonderful whirlwind visit east, and I think I’ll need to do that again soon… I really don’t have too much more to say now, so I’ll stop.

Travel

I’m headed East today; getting into DC at about midnight, then down into the Shenandoah valley.  Then, on Friday, up to Philly/Swat via DC.  Just so y’all know. Also, my arm is full of shots.  Well, just Hepatitis A and Yellow Fever.  Then there are Typhoid oral vaccines and antimalarials to take.  That’ll be fun…