TripAdvisor Reviews Mission Catholique Bamako
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... very well equipped kitchen. However, we did venture out this last weekend to a pizzeria within walking distance to our home. To our surprise, there were over 15 varieties of pizza and calzone. Jim and I shared a calzone, which was really very delicious! Who’d have thunk! Coupled with a cold Sprite, it really hit the spot and was the closest thing we could come up with to celebrate the 4th of July, only no fireworks, ...
They had a menu of sorts, it was mainly omelettes, chicken, steaks, fish or meat on sticks, son in between beer, people ordered a meal, it turned out they had ran out of eggs, chicken and fish, so it was limited to steaks or meat on a stick, the vegetarians never got a choice, like it or lump it, there was nothing for them
Of course I had meat on a stick again, most others went for the steaks and everything was very good
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... front of a crowd! Crazy. We finished the day there and I came back to camp and relaxed.
I have my own office in the health and safety department, and right now I am translating Safety Procedure Documents… I have a lot to do!!! I got a new computer and they provided me with a cell phone (which only send outgoing text messages but I cannot receive any)
So far I am still working and relaxing at the camp, I look forward to doing some more excersions soon.
... people who have had it.
People friendly in the main and no issues. You know you are in Africa though.
Tomorrow its off to Timbuktu and then Dogan Country. A river boat to Timbuktu for 3 days after a few days on the truck to the start point at Mopti. A couple of nights in Timbuktu and then a 4x4 back to Mopti and a 3 day trek to Dogan Country. But more on that when I next get ...
... Mauritanian Embassy.
Visas will be ready in 3 days, but really Bamako is not the place for a long weekend if any one is thinking about it, and as soon as we get our visas we are going to do the long haul to Mauritania in one day.
Incidentally the night before we were ...