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paddling their canoes were no more than 3 years old and doing it on
their own! We spent two hours going around the village and we were
pestered by the children holding out their hands for gifts. It seems
that the Americans descend on the place for one month each year and
bombard the children with sweets, chewing gum, pens and paper and the
children do not know ...
... passengers did accept though and got quite an experience, including a "blessing" of sorts.
We headed back towards camp, stopping to have lunch at a lovely restaurant on the way. For less than $10 we had an enormous feed of barracuda and a couple of beers. Tummies full we grabbed a couple of motor bikes back to camp a fairly exciting experience as we went full pelt despite the poor state of the roads. Something like being a passenger on the Paris – Dakar rally I ...
... short stint in Benin.
Benin, another voodoo country, was a place we were looking forward to, especially after the fun we had in Togo. We entered Benin, crossing the border in record time and at night, which was a first on our epic Trans African adventure. We camped late in Grand Popo and Benin was looking up, as the border authourities and the locals were all so friendly.
Next stop, Ouidah. Even though we only had a couple of hours here, we made the ...
... paragraph is to say i apologise for my many unanswered emails and pm's and etc but this is it for my internet. also going to try and mail my laptop home for when i go camping... hope it makes it!
so... this ones a short blog to share some kinda funny news. There was an ""all you can drink for 20 Cedi" on saturday night... so like... when you go to an ""all you can eat buffet" the point is to try and ...
... that we check out for a bit, some more champaign, back to accra. thats the end of my holiday!!!
some annoying stuff- left my swimmers and St George towell at Ada Foah. talked to the guy, hoping to get them back. impulse bought a new bikini though and i realise now its hideous!!
went and got my passport that was at Kasoa, came back to accra, went to immigrations to find out that they dont even want u to extend it if its in the week, just pay ...