Monthly Archives: October 2009

Waldorf School’s walk in the Park

A walk to the park today with pupils from Waldorf School was fun. First the kids were excited because of the monkeys and they wanted to feed them and touch them too. Then they got fascinated by the sight of the rare White Jacaranda, the only one in the entire of City Park and which […]

A weekend Day Out in City Park

This was one of my free days and it happens to be Saturday the 17th October. I look around the house and there is nothing much to do in the afternoon. So I request my family to accompany me to City Park- a real nice cool place to be. As we were having a walk […]

Friends Nature Walk

The day is 10th October 2009. The Friends of Nairobi City Park had scheduled a guided nature walk in City Park. By 9.30 a.m, 32 people had assembled in the designated meeting point. The skies were clear and the day temparatures were just right for the walk not forgetting that during the previous night there […]

The Nairobi City Park maze is coming back to live!!

The Maze During my recent visit to Nairobi City Park, I was overjoyed to find that the City Council of Nairobi are rehabilitating the once popular but neglected maze The maze was popularly known as mtego wa panya in Kiswahili( rougly translated as a “rat trap”) used to be a popular destination for kids and […]