Travel Blogs from st louis, Senegal

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St Louis, St Louis, Senegal travel blog

St Louis

A travel blog entry by kevandsian

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... Dakar to get spares. The campsite is really nice, in the middle of a national bird park with pelicans, storks, kingfishers, etc. St Louis is 20 kms away and has some interesting buildings but not much else. The village next to the campsite is another ...

2 week update, st louis, Senegal travel blog

2 week update

A travel blog entry by liselle

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... time is flying by! On Monday to Wednesday mornings I am helping out with 4 and 5yr olds at a centre in a run down area of st louis. I have to say that it isnt that great so far because the teachers are really bad and just waste time. Due to my lack ...

Day 6, st louis, Senegal travel blog

Day 6

A travel blog entry by liselle

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... to share..pretty used to that now too! Have tried some very weird food so far..not loving dried fish which is really popular in St. Louis. After lunch its 3 hours of french lessons at a school round the corner. Dinner is usually not until 9pm ish and so ...

First days, st louis, Senegal travel blog

First days

A travel blog entry by liselle

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First few days here and everything is good...overwhelming at first but now I am settling in. my host family are lovely and luckily the dad speaks english!!!! starting my french lessons today so hopefully things will get easier in that respect:. Did my ...

long time since my last blog, st louis, Senegal travel blog

long time since my last blog

A travel blog entry by liselle

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hey everyone! its been a zhile since ,y last decent internet connection and i dont have much time now so just a quick update...didnt end up going to Dakar as a couple of people in the group got ill! so just did the beach and scooter ride instead! so Much ...

St louis - dakar, St Louis, Senegal travel blog

St louis - dakar

A travel blog entry by beattie99

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Spent the morning of oct 1st at the Douane sorting paper work. Helped again by the good people we are staying with, in a way I feel like we're cheating a bit having all this help but without it it's incredible daunting. After the asmin morning we joined ...

St louis - dakar, St Louis, Senegal travel blog

St louis - dakar

A travel blog entry by beattie99

Spent the morning of oct 1st at the Douane sorting paper work. Helped again by the good people we are staying with, in a way I feel like we're cheating a bit having all this help but without it it's incredible daunting. After the asmin morning we joined ...

Senegal, St-louis, Senegal travel blog

Senegal

A travel blog entry by frusc101

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... to come around quicker and quicker!) so we wondered over to the local market to pick up supplies (we decided on Lasagne). St Louis is famous for being West Africa's first French settlement and point from which the obvious large influence has grown to ...

trust, St Louis Senegal, Senegal travel blog

trust

A travel blog entry by asci

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... didnt really even open until now...that sucks...u put all your money into your dream, and then you loose everythink in months...senegal is wrong...the difference between western and local (coffe is 50 cfe, one night sleep easy 10000 cfe) is just to big. ...

St Louis, St Louis, Senegal travel blog

St Louis

A travel blog entry by jeanchristophes

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... herded towards a taxi bus, where this very tall guy told me we were going to leave straight away. I thought great, I should make St Louis before dark. The very tall guy then walked about 5 meters to where a group of his friends where hanging and started ...

4 December St Louis Senegal, St Louis Senegal, Senegal travel blog

4 December St Louis Senegal

A travel blog entry by derrick241

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4 December St Louis Senegal We were up early for our run to the border, everything packed away and we were on the road for 6 am As you can imagine everyone promptly went to sleep, we couldn't have any lights on in the truck, so couldn’t read or ...

6 December Zebra Bar, St Louis Senegal, Senegal travel blog

6 December Zebra Bar

A travel blog entry by derrick241

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... is going to the bars tonight though, they have been warned to stay in groups for safety I don’t know what I really expected from St Louis anyway, but I think it is going to look like a lot of African cities and towns, I never saw any arts or crafts ...

Lots of holidays, St Louis, Senegal travel blog

Lots of holidays

A travel blog entry by nrubin

... green sprinkles someone found at their regional house. New Years was also fun but very crowded as the majority of PC Senegal descended on St Louis.  Luckily most of them stayed in hotels though we still ended up with about 15 ppl in the apartment ...

Swearing in and Install, St Louis, Senegal travel blog

Swearing in and Install

A travel blog entry by nrubin

... the cutlery.  Oh well.    Then the big day- Install!  We spent the night in a youth hostel in St Louis before being installed because there's no regional house up North.  What I thought might be a depressing way to be ...

Ecotourism expo and Dakar, St Louis, Senegal travel blog

Ecotourism expo and Dakar

A travel blog entry by nrubin

... counterpart just before leaving for Dakar.  It was essentially a gathering of all the leaders of the rural communities south of St Louis with representatives of all the NGO's that have projects in the area.  Most of these are Senegalese NGO's ...

Sunday - time to get away from campus, St. Louis, Senegal travel blog

Sunday - time to get away from campus

A travel blog entry by churisuta

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... ;) So in order to see more of the country we decided sundays will be our holidays ;) Yesterday we checked out the beaches of St. Louis. At Hydrobase. That means we were at the atlantic ocean. It was amazing. The waves were unbelievable. At times it looked ...

Slight Itinerary Change!, St-Louis, Senegal travel blog

Slight Itinerary Change!

A travel blog entry by luke-jones

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... relaxed. Unfortunately there was no live jazz last night- but a good night out none the less! St-Louis has definitely been the highlight of Senegal and not I'm particularly looking forward to the complete chaos of Dakar, especially after très tranquille ...

Thanksgiving, St Louis, Senegal travel blog

Thanksgiving

A travel blog entry by nrubin

... catch the bus from my village which is essentially one guy who owns a big van and drives back and forth from the village to St Louis about 4 times a day with no real set schedule.  I get off at the gare routiere, the transportation hub where all ...

WAIST and back to site, St Louis, Senegal travel blog

WAIST and back to site

A travel blog entry by nrubin

... , I do think I'll be doing some individual consulting with the park and hopefully some smaller Senegalese owned auberges in St Louis. Throughout IST we also heard from current volunteers and several guest speakers. One was and importer who supplies ...

arrival at uni, St. Louis, Senegal travel blog

arrival at uni

A travel blog entry by churisuta

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... 'nter – a senior student and gentleman in person ;) ) spent 4 days in Dakar, the capital. Two days ago we arrived in St. Louis the city we are gonna study in. Right now im sitting in a room with 7 other students trying to follow a discussion in ...

Big entry Pt 2- life and leisure activities, St Louis, Senegal travel blog

Big entry Pt 2- life and leisure activities

A travel blog entry by nrubin

...  Richard Toll, known for its big sugar factory and rice production, is a pretty little city on the Senegal River about an hour and a half north of St Louis.  Most of our time there was spent hanging out at Jet's apartment grilling and trying to enhance ...

Working and IST, St Louis, Senegal travel blog

Working and IST

A travel blog entry by nrubin

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... my brothers, and an Obama/Biden campaign button that my dad wore around all day pinned to his boubou.   Meanwhile up in St Louis, Brendan has graciously allowed me to leave some clothes and my sleeping bag in his apartment and I have tried to ...

Djeboudjenne: Das beste Essen ganz Afrikas, St. Louis-Djoudj-Dakar-Foundiougne- Dar Salam-Kedougou, Senegal travel blog

Djeboudjenne: Das beste Essen ganz Afrikas

A travel blog entry by juttachris

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COS Trip, St. louis, Senegal travel blog

COS Trip

A travel blog entry by panchi111

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Bou el Mogdad – die Kreuzfahrt beginnt, St. Louis, Senegal travel blog

Bou el Mogdad – die Kreuzfahrt beginnt

A travel blog entry by casanova_f

... super. Also ganz den Anfang habe ich ja verschlafen, war dann doch zu müde um 7 Uhr aufzustehen und hab die Abfahrt in St. Louis deswegen nicht mitbekommen. Aber dann, um viertel neun, auf dem Weg zum Frühstück, die Sonne ist grad rausgekommen, war ...

Africa: Take 2, St. Louis, Senegal travel blog

Africa: Take 2

A travel blog entry by firesinger

... good and on top of it. And I slept for most of the bus ride (it was 2.5 hours from Thies to Touba, and 3 from Touba to St. Louis), so I got a little caught up. And most of us are trying to fast for Ramadan (except for the whole no water thing), so ...

Big entry Pt 1- work and other productive things, St Louis, Senegal travel blog

Big entry Pt 1- work and other productive things

A travel blog entry by nrubin

... she is actually from DC which is cool) got a grant to work with girls soccer teams in Senegal and is organizing a tournament in Dakar and St Louis as well as girls leadership activities.  Although I'm more interested in just playing soccer as opposed ...

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