30 May '12, 1am

Kenya 2012 Cupping and Crocodiles – Stumptown Coffee Roasters: Day one Nairobi, Kenya. The red eye gave me no ch...

Kenya 2012 Cupping and Crocodiles – Stumptown Coffee Roasters: Day one Nairobi, Kenya. The red eye gave me no ch...

The red eye gave me no chance for a wink, but I was lucky enough to get some early morning nap time before heading out of the city to see an animal preserve for giraffes in a sub-district of Nairobi called Karen. We then headed a few miles away to see Karen Blixen’s house, the women who was portrayed in the Sydney Pollock movie “Out of Africa”. Then we took a quick jaunt over to Mamba, an animal sanctuary for crocodiles and ostrich’s, where I witnessed a young man poke sticks at 12-14 ft. male crocs to get them to hiss. At least that was my take as I clung to the guard rail. Afterwards, we moved on to slower, kinder things: I held a 2 year old croc in my hands while the driver and our guide Sammie toiled with my iPhone for a snap or two that seemed to take an eternity. Wildlife handling is just not in my blood. By this time, it became clear that it must have been a Sunday ...

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