After my family visited me here in South Africa, I went to meet them in Nairobi, Kenya.
My uncle Joe lived in Nairobi for a summer back when he was in high school. 30 years later he returned with family in tow. I felt very lucky to be there–it was truly an amazing time.
From left to right, standing: Joe’s Nephew Ben, son of Julius (standing); Joe’s Nephew Ben, son of Mary (seated); Laurie; Me; Louise; Mia; Joe’s Brother Julius; Joe; seated is Joe’s Sister Mary.
After I arrived we went out to eat…at a Chinese restaurant. It was better than any Chinese I’ve had in South Africa. Here Mia tries to get cousin Ben to eat something:
Check out these sweet sodas that cost like 60 cents:
More to come…