get to know my daily experience both ups and downs

  • Njiani

    Njiani* (*swahili translation for on the road) So you may think why am I on the road again after Nimefika (I have arrived) and Nyumbani (home). Well yes, I see this as a constant journey with myself and secondly I had to travel out of Tanzania, due to my Visa situation. Time passes by too fast.  I take it as a wonderful opportunity to explore the neighbouring countries and my first trip takes me to Nairobi, Kenya.  I take one of the so called Luxury Busses from Dar es Salaam to Arusha. It’s a 650 km bus ride in 11 hours.  It is something I wouldn’t do, if I was…

  • Nyumbani

    Nyumbani* Swahili translation of home.  Definitionen of home Adjektiv of or relating to the place where one lives. Adverb to or at the place where one lives. Substantiv the place where one lives permanently, especially as a member of a family, household or community Verb (of an animal) return by instinct to its territory after leaving it. (I personally like this the most) So here I am.  How time flies. Don’t ask me what I was doing. It seems like days have just six hours. During these 6 hours in the last 6 weeks I have been trying to acclimatize here. At home.  And for the ones who missed it,…

  • nimefika

    Nimefika * (*Swahili translation of “I have arrived”) My dear friends and family, nimefika. This is what I finally realized a few days back after being in Tanzania, currently in Zanzibar, for two weeks. My journey from Frankfurt-Zürich-Nairobi-Dar es Salaam-Zanzibar was a long journey, but a safe one too. I give thanks and gratitude to all the ancestors and energies for protecting me on my trip. Let me tell you a bit of how my arrival and stay has been so far. It is a different feeling this time. I’m not off for only a few weeks, I’m off to find some healing and a new life. And I’m off…

  • dare to begin

    this is my first step. i have always talked about to finally make a move and now it is actually happening. I want to take this chance and take all of you on the trip with me. I hope there will be a lot of highs but also expecting the lows. I am not sure wich kind of daily adventures and struggles will be waiting for me. but i am ready to take my first step