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They flew to Mahajanga last night, then had to stay overnight in a small hotel, as it was too late to drive (by truck) to their camp in Mahamavo.
This morning Connor sent us an sms: "it's warm and the hotel was disgusting. Foot stains on the bed, the shower was probably full of gangrene and it smells so gross. Can you send me some airtime"
Interesting contrasts in that little sms... (smelly hotel and a request for ...
... hope for change. The University has a couple of environmental and social projects running there and we visited one afternoon. Fortunately I got to talk privately to a couple of the guys from there at one of our talks and they have asked me to come back, by myself with them, on Friday night when they say it is alive. So that should be an interesting evening!!
Turns out it was. Walking around at night in a "township" being the ONLY white face could have been a ...
I realized that its been a while since I wrote about my semester abroad so I thought I would get back in to the habit of blogging during my last month in South Africa (can you believe it?). I started skipping blog entries when things started to become ordinary for me here. Spring break came at the perfect time because we were busy everyday and did not have time or things like facebook to make us think about what we are missing back home.
We were able ...
... built by the owners. Some of them were very nice! After langa we went to a braai, which is a traditional African barbecue. We went to the braai at the house of the owners of the lodge that the unc semester students stay in. It was so interesting to hear his take on apartheid and the history of South Africa. He was very different from Chris Ahrends and did not seem to support what had happened. He talked about how he went to school with only whites and ...
... did not have any ice cream. We went back to our house to inform our professor of the tragedy and come up with an alternative plan. Three quarters of a mile away there was a frozen yogurt place, so away we went. It was a very healthy dinner!
I learned that wine is an acquired taste and cheap college wine is perfectly acceptable.
We looked up videos of shark cage diving when we got back, since were going tomorrow!!! HAPPY MOTHERS DAY!