Langdale Hotel and Spa
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
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Today (Saturday) we're having a day off and spending it at the Speke Resort in Kampala. It's a very smart place on the shores of Lake Victoria and has a large swimming pool.
Juliet was about to apply her sun cream when we noticed that what she thought was sun cream was actually Spanish hairspray. She had been using it all day yesterday at Sanga and wondered why it had not been very effective!
... and people has fatigued everyone and Simon has declared himself to be 'absolutely knackered'!! As I write this we are some way out of Kampala on the main road Progress is slow. I have travelled a lot round the world but have never seen traffic as consistently bad as this. There are very few traffic lights and roundabouts so you have to think that it's down to the number of vehicles on the road. Serving the vehicles are a huge number of petrol stations...we counted 4 within 100 ...
... the highway back towards Kampala. We hope to be back at the hotel by around 8.45....we will be very ready for a shower and something to eat. I spoke too soon...we are down to a slow stop start crawl through the suburbs which are becoming very familiar to us. Every day we see crazy driving...there are no signposts and apparently no rules of the road! It's every man, woman or vehicle for him, her or itself. Our driver Joel earns our admiration every day. ...
... and Blessed together with 2 of their children Joshua and Esther. We went up to their house again this afternoon and saw Esther's school. She is 16 and wants to be a doctor. We discovered that in addition to their 6 children Samuel and Blessed have 2 adopted children so there are 10 living in the house which is quite small. When we got back to the church they told us of their plans to build a Primary School for 200 students on land next to the church. The land would cost ...
... Matt and I tried out the Irish Coffees....v. good.
Marni and Brody were in good form today. There was an elderly couple sitting behind us waiting to be picked up by their driver who was stuck in the snow. Marni and Brody entertained them for most of our lunch. It was very cute and it definitely made the couples wait more enjoyable.
After our lazy lunch we walked back and the kids walked back along the wall again.