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Day #14 Traffic in the humming hub, Muslim beer & Persian food

Again I move with all my luggage – which is a rucksack of about 15 kg and a computer bag with about 4 kg. Enough for a man to stay away from home for 2.5 month. I guess I could get around with that equipment for even a half year. It might would add a few gifts and souvenirs, but at the same time I brought host gifts along. This is a good idea if you live for free in the places of other people. I recommend to bring along small gifts which are related to the country and could be easily identified as such gifts. For a few friends I brought along some some special gifts related to Hamburg, because I knew, that they could recognize that from their stay.

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Day #17 Boat tour, Rotating Restaurant, Back to Teheran

At the breakfast I gave a report about yesterday to the host family and went alone with Mohammed again to the city. We had a long chat about various things of our cultures. I guess we became friends. We sat down in the arc of a bridge and talked about religion. Mine and his. Very serious with a lot of understanding. I liked that.

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Day #10 The biggest Slum of Africa, Nunnery and Running Battle

Wanja and me went this morning down to the city be a Matatu ride. From outside of town this can be Sh70 to Sh100 to get there. We changed, and I get used to the Matatu’s. One of them was so awful loud inside with the Hip Hop music next to my ear, that I felt like becoming deaf – and I am used to loud discotheques.

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