Hotel Bahia Malabo
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Today is the last day that Ayesha and I have in Equatorial Guinea, we decided to spend the day taking one final adventure. Exploring Pico Basille. Everyday when I wake up I look out the window at the mountain that towers above the city to see how soon it might rain. Usually first thing in the morning I can see most of the hills in the distance, but by midday the clouds cover most of the mountain, they progressively get darker and thicker. It's ...
One of the most striking dichotomies of Equatorial Guinea is the wealth distribution. Approximately 20 years ago petroleum was discovered off the coast of Equatorial Guinea. Since that time major international oil companies have set up rigs and constructed offices and the money that the Equatoguineano government makes from this endeavor has put the nation's economy in the top 25 percent worldwide. When you drive into the capital city from the airport, you pass through ...
... lines and again, two by two took turns approaching the other side. What do the songs say? we asked the principal. They are both songs of welcome and happiness, he replied. Next he chose different classes to sing national songs for us. We heard one about building a new society, one for the president's birthday, and one explaining the colors of the flag. They requested a song from us. Hum, we thought...America the beautiful, the pledge of allegiance? Nah, we went with ...
... just a Fanta’ that the men were looking for. We bantered back and forth with them about why it might be inappropriate for two married women to go out with these men alone on a social call. During this conversation one of the men insisted that we were meant to have more than one spouse and we learned that polygamy was an acceptable part of the lifestyle of some men in EG. During our school visits a couple students said they lived with ...
One part of Malabo that we have appreciated so far is the prevalence of cultural centers. In the downtown area there are 3 centers: Centro de Cultura Frances, Espaņola, and Equatoguineano. Each cultural center has a cafe with traditional food, game rooms, stages and gathering rooms for concerts & presentations, libraries, internet connectivity, and many events and classes.
So far we have attended a concert of Ecuatoguineano hip hop artists, a presentation of culture ...
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