TripAdvisor Reviews Mission Catholique Bamako
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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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... it’s raining and you’re going to get wet, it’s great. Moussa said that when someone arrives to an occasion accompanied by rain in Mali that is a sign of a good and healthy life. That tid bit and watching the insane amounts of lightening on our way to our new home was a great way to start our first few minutes in Mali.
Upon arriving to the house, we were greeted by an army of happy humans. And when I mean an army, there were about 15-20 ...
... 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 ...