Travel Blogs from Guyana

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Kaieteur, Kaieteur National Park, Guyana travel blog

Kaieteur

A travel blog entry by wekern

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... "Die Kaieteur-Wasserfälle des Potaro-Flusses liegen am Eingang zur Potaro-Schlucht, in der Region Potaro-Siparuni von Guyana. Die Kaieteur-Wasserfälle gehören zu den eindrucksvollsten Wasserfällen der Welt und den höchsten Wasserfällen Amerikas. ...

The Flora and Fauna of Guyana, Georgetown, Guyana travel blog

The Flora and Fauna of Guyana

A travel blog entry by pbriggs20

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... ponds, and even the famous kissing bridges. There were lotuses, flowers and victoria regia lilies, which are the national flowers of Guyana. The garden works were elaborate but kind of tacky looking. 3PM I was done seeing flowers and bridges, it was time ...

Brief visit with brethren in Boa Vista, Lethem, Guyana travel blog

Brief visit with brethren in Boa Vista

A travel blog entry by jorgedecampos

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... about 4:30pm. The border closed at 6pm. So I had time to cross both border posts and get to the hotel Takutu in Lethem, Guyana. The hotel is simple, rudimentary - expensive for what you get - the aircondioning in the room does not work (only the fan), ...

Children's Convalescent Home (CCH), Georgetown, Guyana travel blog

Children's Convalescent Home (CCH)

A travel blog entry by guyanaproject

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Today we visited the Guyana Red Cross Children's Convalescent Home (CCH) and learned about their many needs. All the children have been referred by Child Protection Services.  They have come from homes where the children have been abandoned, ...

A good Trip, Georgetown, Guyana travel blog

A good Trip

A travel blog entry by ship_surgeon

ENGLISH VERSION After we decided to travel, me and the Commander, time to find a way to get to the starting point: Manaus. As I am in Georgetown there is only one alternative: fly to Lethem, near the border with Brazil, get a taxi to Boa Vista, and a ...

Second Voyage, Guyana, Guyana travel blog

Second Voyage

A travel blog entry by a.vespucci

- With Alonso De Ojeda to the Coast of Venezuela · May have discovered South America's eastern coast · After reaching the coast of Guyana, seemed to have turned South and discovered the mouth of the Amazon River ...

Archer Home, Georgetown, Guyana travel blog

Archer Home

A travel blog entry by guyanaproject

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Every Easter Monday is kite flying day in Guyana, at the National Park and on the Seawall. It is a public holiday and there was a feeling of excitement and celebration. This morning my hostess, Dorothy Poole, and I visited the "Archer Home", a 25 bed ...

A REFRESHING FALLS, ORDINUIK FALLS, Guyana travel blog

A REFRESHING FALLS

A travel blog entry by sgaudun

In Part Two, we flew over more gorgeous rainforest to the border of Brazil and Guyana to Ordinuik Falls(sounds like a Uke).  This falls was less majestic but was very kind to my aching back as I had a small waterfall massage my aching back, returning ...

Home Again, Georgetown, Guyana travel blog

Home Again

A travel blog entry by tlvice

It's always good to return ...

Caribbean Wellness Walk, Turkeyen, Guyana travel blog

Caribbean Wellness Walk

A travel blog entry by tlvice

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... my three mile walk was good for something! After the aerobics were completed, there were speeches by several dignitaries, including the Guyana Minister of Health.  By roughly 08:00 the speeches were over and I found my ride back to the ...

Raya Leaving, Georgetown, Guyana travel blog

Raya Leaving

A travel blog entry by guyanaproject

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Yesterday was Good Friday, a very religious and solemn day in this country for Christians.    Today we awoke at 2:30 am to get Raya on her way back to Nova Scotia – a 24 hour trip for her!  It is an hour drive to the airport by ...

Georgetown and the Essequibo River, Georgetown, Guyana travel blog

Georgetown and the Essequibo River

A travel blog entry by carpefeline

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... ;Only a few people are there besides us.             We learn about Georgetown and Guyana's past.  It's been colonized by many and when the Dutch were here, they built wonderful canals to control the rains and dump ...

Our First Day, Georgetown, Guyana travel blog

Our First Day

A travel blog entry by blmoffit

... twenties I would guess, and flies for Wings of Hope and RAM.  After dinner, we retired to our rooms as normal.  I also met Patrick DeGroot today at some point.  He is our biggest contact in Guyana and owner of Bounty [chicken] ...

Move to Mocha, Mocha, Guyana travel blog

Move to Mocha

A travel blog entry by dcoleman

Move to ...

A GRAND AFFAIR, KAIETEUR FALLS, Guyana travel blog

A GRAND AFFAIR

A travel blog entry by sgaudun

Actually somewhat more than a grand--$1100. for Saturday to Monday morning.  In Part One, I along with 4 other passengers fly over an extensive rainforest in a sardine can with wings to Kaieteur Falls, a magnificent 820 foot falls(as compared to ...

Arrival in British Guyana, South America., Georgetown, Guyana travel blog

Arrival in British Guyana, South America.

A travel blog entry by alamkhan

Arrived in british Guyana, south ...

Guyana villages and rainforest, Georgetown, Guyana travel blog

Guyana villages and rainforest

A travel blog entry by stupidbunny

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A week in Guyana, which was ...

Apartment Available, Georgetown, Guyana travel blog

Apartment Available

A travel blog entry by alexred

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Georgetown Guyana.Apartment Share Room Available. I have a 2 bedroom semi luxury apartment in Georgetown. I have 1 room available as an apartment share @35.00USD per person,per night. Double bed. Internet,shower,microwave,washing machine.15 mins to the ...

MAKING THE BEST OF IT, Iwokrama Forest, Guyana travel blog

MAKING THE BEST OF IT

A travel blog entry by tezzatravels

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... for the low expectation forest walk. Had a second shower to cool down. To a hammock, I mused the nations of Suriname and Guyana have been portraits left markedly unpainted, the best of both countries just having been missed on this trip. Mike is not alone ...

TURTLE MOUNTAIN AND HOLY CATFISH, IWOKRAMA RAINFOREST , Guyana travel blog

TURTLE MOUNTAIN AND HOLY CATFISH

A travel blog entry by sgaudun

Fed well again.  I am not losing too much weight yet, after Patricia and these 3 meal a day packages.  Today we had a boat trip around a nearby island, spotting a few birds in the process.  In the afternoon, I climbed Turtle Mountain for a ...

Home, Georgetown, Guyana travel blog

Home

A travel blog entry by tlvice

It is always good to return home, even if it is at ...

Home, Georgetown, Guyana travel blog

Home

A travel blog entry by tlvice

It is always good to return ...

Guyane, Guyana, Guyana travel blog

Guyane

A travel blog entry by shamisha

Guyane ...

The World's Largest Single Drop Waterfall, Essequibo Islands-West Demerara, Guyana travel blog

The World's Largest Single Drop Waterfall

A travel blog entry by pbriggs20

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... and he told me that Guyana has some unique terrain and sites. Knowing no better, I booked a flight straight into the heart of Guyana. I grabbed some maps, read some online sources, and packed my bags for a trip for Guyana.  5AM     ...

Pre-shopping Trip, Georgetown, Guyana travel blog

Pre-shopping Trip

A travel blog entry by tlvice

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... often seen around Hindu homes too. Along this part of the sea wall is the newly installed statue commemorating the emancipation of the slaves in Guyana in 1823.  It is a nicely done monument.  However, I found it odd that it was not dedicated on ...

back to Guyana., Georgetown, Guyana travel blog

back to Guyana.

A travel blog entry by alamkhan

back to guyana from brazil ...

Guyana Red Cross Society, Georgetown, Guyana travel blog

Guyana Red Cross Society

A travel blog entry by guyanaproject

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Today we met with the Secretary General of the Guyana Red Cross Society, Dorothy Fraser and the President of the Rotary Club of Georgetown, Anna Lisa Phang, to discuss the status of the Rotary Project with the Children's Convalescent Home. The ...

Indiana Jones was a wuss..., Kaieteur National Park, Guyana travel blog

Indiana Jones was a wuss...

A travel blog entry by bzmot

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... ś jeden, na odchodne jeszcze 10zł od Łosia wysępił. Znad wodospadu wróciliśmy już samolotem Trans Guyana Airways. Bilet kosztuje 240zł i, jak się okazuje, można go kupić również w stronę ...

Trip to the Airport, Hyde Park, Guyana travel blog

Trip to the Airport

A travel blog entry by tlvice

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Today is the day Leslie is due home after being away for four months.  Her Caribbean Airlines flight was due in at 06:25.  One of my colleagues was departing that day so I shared a ride.  That meant departing home at 03:00.  After ...

Home, Georgetown, Guyana travel blog

Home

A travel blog entry by tlvice

It is always good to return ...

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