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... we bought two Banks Premium beers from them.
We took our beer to the next tent where an old man offered us a chair. We took him up on his offer and sat there at that early morning hour to drink our beer. The man was probably in his 60's. He had a long beard and long hair. On first glance, one may have steered clear, but he was a very nice man. We very much enjoyed talking with him.
One of the stories he shared ...
... kilometers to the west. Both Elroy and Worren said the trip would take about an hour.
We had to drive to Parika because that is where the boats depart for Bartica. The roads on the west side of the Demerara were in much better condition than those on our side of the river. Regardless, because of being just two lanes, the traffic, and passing through several villages, the trip most definitely took an hour.
Once in Parika ...
... off the conveyor, but Leslie's luggage was no where to be found. We walked over to the baggage enquiry counter. Although it was disappointing, Leslie described her luggage to the agent. Hopefully it will be found and delivered soon.
We took her carry-on and got in the Embassy vehicle. Since I had my camera with me, I decided to take some photos out of the window as we drove toward home. As the photos show, we live in a very interesting place.
... I came across an accident at an intersection. A car was right in the center of the intersection. It had sustained a lot of front end damage. The hood had been torn off. On the side of the street, not far away, was a badly damaged mini-bus. The left front axle was obviously broken. That left front corner and most of the rest of the left side showed an enormous amount of damage. The mini-bus was not occupied. There was a person standing by the ...
Sleep was a little interrupted... Whilst netting was supplied the mosquitos were very persistent & took a liking to my toes & the base of my feet :(It was also very hot & humid; a few tropical storms could be heard outside during the night. It got so uncomfortable that I had to have a midnight shower to cool off. At 8am we all enjoyed a lovely breakfast prepared for us by the guesthouse owner. A short time later we headed into town for a look around. ...
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