Drip irrigation working


We have installed the 1.000 l. Simtank on the pedestal, and in front we are digging a well to supply the water. After that we attached the drip lines:


Filled the tank:


And up it goes!


Pawpaws growing on RK


The 200+ Pawpaws that we planted on RK at the beginning of this year are growing very fast. They are now approx. 1.80 meters high and the fruit will be ripe by march next year.
Here is some fruit shown:


So the WWOOFers arriving at that time will be lucky!

BBC Documentary ( 2008 ) about Ras Kisimani

RK diving

In 2008 the BBC made a documentary about the worlds oceans. One of the DVD’s was about the Indian Ocean and its Coastal Waters, and on this DVD was a section dedicated to Kisimani Mafia, the ancient town that once was on Ras Kisimani. In 1872 it was hit by a hurricane and partly dissapeared in the ocean.
This part shows and discribes underwater remains and findings right in front of our beach.

Some more screenshots taken from the DVD are in this presentation:

RK – BBC Oceans DVD presentation