Marvin Hotel

Address: BP 432, Grand Bassam, Cote D'Ivoire | Hotel
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    Travel Blogs from Grand Bassam

    Le Clashey a le marchey

    A travel blog entry by katie.jenks28 on Feb 14, 2015

    5 comments, 5 photos

    ... tinsel where I come to get wifi. I thought this was a bit odd until I realised I still have my tree up for the chickens at home.

    Today saw a walk around Grand Bassam. This was the first colonial capital here before yellow fever set in and it was moved elsewhere.

    It being only 3 years after the last civil war here, things are very run down with nobody in the guest houses. Ivory Coast ...


    A travel blog entry by derrick241 on Dec 24, 2014

    5 comments, 24 photos

    ... point, I would be smelling like a bonfire anyway, so there hardly seemed any point

    This campsite is pretty dire, the sand is mixed in with dirt, the showers don’t work and when they do its scarce a trickle, I filled a bucket and had a douse shower, weren’t the best but it got rid of the dust and sweat, my clothes were really dusty and filthy, they need washing twice

    Everyone went to the disco last night, hardly seemed worth while ...

    Into Africa

    A travel blog entry by joelmeeker on Jul 02, 2014

    4 comments, 1 photo

    ... of society. He told the story of a manager with a very good paying job, who lost his job when it was found that he was scamming employees for a few dollars per premium in their paychecks. The risk/reward ratio was ridiculous. When asked why he had risked his high-paying job for the equivalent of a few dollars, he found no answer. The corruption is so endemic, so omnipresent, that people don’t even think about it; it’s just the thing ...

    Palm Oil Paradise

    A travel blog entry by danielharper on Apr 26, 2014

    5 photos

    ... its research activities throughout Côte d'Ivoire. Michel is versed in the activities of the CNRA and shared some very interesting facts with me. Apparently the average lifespan of a palm tree of this type is about 20 years. When the tree stops producing, it can be cut down to be used for building materials. The CNRA tests all types of fertilizers and sprays and varieties of plants but is not a production organization anymore. Most of the world's palm oil ...

    Into the Capital

    A travel blog entry by mikeandmary on Jan 15, 2014

    14 photos

    ... to Mercedes. Kirsty is not badly
    damaged, just a 2 inch weld to be redone. The other vehicle was not
    so lucky with a badly dented door and side where the tyre and nuts
    hit it. We still have to clean his blue paint off the wheel hub. Mike
    has to collect the police report to forward to our insurers on
    tuesday. We are now back at the camp ready for a rest.

    18 January

    Went on moped to a ...