Lamu’s offshore amenities

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Lamu Island, Kenya

First came a floating bar. Now a lone floating slot machine? The heralding of Lamu’s first casino? Jackpot! Alas, no. The standing digital petrol pump meters out fuel far more accurately than the hoses usually reserved to fill boats’ tanks. Here, as elsewhere, fuel is expensive. Every shilling counts. Fishermen say they can spend an entire day in rough seas, burn $70 in fuel, and still return without a single fish #casino #jackpot #lamu