Hotel Lagon II
Travel Blogs from Dakar
... Deco period.Driving through the more affluent area of Dakar we passed several embassies including the British Embassy and a huge American Embassy which overlooks the sea.Our final stop was the impressive Monument of the African Renaissance which was unveiled in 2010, with 203 steps to the top it was a bit of a trek and we could have done with more than 20 minutes there, I made it 3/4 of the way but time was ticking so didn't reach ...
... island on most days and surfed. October is the hottest month to be in Senegal so when the heat would get too overwhelming we would usually jump on the boat over to the mainland and walk to a local French bakery. The bakery was amazing. They had 3 heavy duty air conditioners running and it was so cold in there you could almost see your breathe. On top of that they had a million different cakes and ice creams to choose from. I quickly became a ...
This morning the LivingSocial group (aka everyone else on the trip except myself and the Brits) flew home to the US. Their flight left at 9 am, so I got up early to wander down for breakfast and say my goodbyes. I tagged along on the ride to the airport, and Shannon and I went rogue and jumped on the "other" bus - mainly to watch the exchange between Momo and his (unwilling) lady love Sarah. In typical ZuZu fashion, there was an awkward mating dance and rambling speech over the bus ...
... able to buy in Vélingara. So feel free to send anything my way, anything and everything is more than appreciated!!!
I just wanted to say thank you again to everyone that has taken the time to send emails or Skype with me online! I know that everyone is very busy with their own lives but it means a lot to be able to talk to everyone once in a while! I will always accept a Skype date request so feel free to send them my way.
Cheers and until next ...
... take it anymore.
So we went for it and took off in taxi #2, right past taxi #1 and we thought we were finally safe. Someone must have seen us bolt out of there and ratted us out. Taxi driver #1 and his 3-4 mechanics and followers from the crowd chased us down about 100-200 feet away. Suddenly, a mob of 6-8 guys were yelling and bashing on taxi 2, more locals surrounded the car, and we were forced to stop. The windows were ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility