Travel Blogs from Paramaribo
... docked at that pier. I assume that pilot boats depart from that location to meet up with ships coming and going from the Atlantic to the docks at Paramaribo. The pilot boats meet up with ships, regardless of their direction of travel, to drop off a pilot or pick up a pilot. The pilot is in command of the ship while he or she is on board. The pilots have the local knowledge necessary to navigate the shallow river to and from the ...
... i guess!
Dinner time- chicken with rice and vegies. I'm a traveller, I don't really care what I eat these days, as long as its not fish, i'm up for anything!
Nature is settling in aswell, the earth has cooled down from the rain, insects, birds and other animals are also recovering and night is settling in. But wait- just one rainbow because it was a day mixed with sunlight and rain.
My landlord, who has a wife and child sleeps in the house under ...
One morning, as the driver was taking me to the embassy, we saw the president of Suriname drive by in an armored black SUV. The Suriname flag was flying from the two front fenders. There was on chase vehicle behind. I was surprised there was not a police escort to whisk him through town. So when the traffic came to a halt he did too.
One afternoon when I got back to the hotel I went for a walk. ...
... I'm continuing in my swimming shorts and popper top, at some point I'll have to change, but not yet!
I find an Internet cafe, try to fix this etrade issue, try find a hairdresser and think about the camera issue. How long before I give in and buy a new one.
The day was pretty low key, I skipped dinner, just bought some tasty juice and had an early night.
Miles walked 2.3
Day 66 March 10th - ...