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... Tory riding.
Shoki left his wedding ring at the hotel when he washed up this morning. It has been found so problems with the wife avoided.
Ken passed around an envelope and card re Erwin's tip. I put in 1,200 AD and will see if there's any likely spare dinars after dinner. Tony and I only have to plan for two lunches, maybe some espresso and the taxi fare. Had a chat with Erwin about Niagara Falls.
At a police transfer the local constabulary were a ...
... got back to the Hotel Safir c 1240. I arranged to go with Tony to the Post Office for some pix and then lunch.
The streets of Algiers were busy but it was a relaxed feel. Reached the Post Office. It is an impressive older structure with an equally interesting interior. The architecture therein speaks northern African than anything else ie the columns were not Greek in inspiration.
Tony had frequented Top Chicken on several prior occasions for its fried ...
No big surprise that little sleep on the flight. Couldn't even scope out the flight on the monitor as that was not functioning. AC still has its same, very ******, music options.
The chef must have slaved over the packaged banana cake that constituted brekkie [along with an OJ]. We were early, landing at 0614. Eventually to the gate. Said farewell to my seat mate and sorted the Algiers flight at B1.
I cleared customs, finding myself ...
Today, 9/22, we left Algeria and flew to Rome. Yesterday was spent touring Algiers with the focus on the famous Casbah. The Casbah was originally a fortress that morphed into a residential area with tiny passageways and long stairways on the side of the hill. Our State Dept. recommends not going to the area because of possible danger, but we went as group accompanied by our ...
We got a glimpse of downtown Algiers last night. After dinner downtown we spent a little time in the main square surrounded by large classical buildings built during the period of French control that ran from around 1830 until the Algerians won their independence in 1962 after a brutal 8year rebellion. The square was brightly lit with a lot people enjoying the evening despite a mild rain ...