I haven't asked, but knowing how hot it is in Dar es Salaam (where he lives) and comparing that with the amount of snow I see in the photos he has sent, I believe he'd rather be indoors behind his keyboard than outdoors in the cold.
Actually, he does confirm my suspicions with an entry on his website where he reports he experienced temperatures of -16 Celcius. Now, that's cold for anyone who who travels from Tanzania's tropical conditions.
He also plans to visit local bands in Grimstad.
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