Protea Hotel Asokoro
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... worked on and applying for the Cameroun Visa.
Well we got to Mercedes and are stopping in their car park for the
We were told that the manager should be
coming in today, but it ended up he did not. Mike spoke to him on the
phone and they got a parts man to sort out the part we wanted as it
appears that the manager here did not get what we asked for.
... of ?beef and several packets of chunky sausages with fresh baguettes and ice for the beer. We finished up around 5.15 just in time for Happy Hour at 6! Since we had all showered by now we could all go in and a few of us ladies even made an effort and put dresses or skirts on – look at us go eh?
Returning we had some spicy stew thing (yeah it was OK but thankfully I was full from the BBQ) before continuing to drink fireside. Lucky was ...
Monday, June 7, 2010 -- Day 5
Went to Abuja today! I wish I'd had time while I was in the WaterAid office to post everything that I've written, and pictures, but I only had ½ hour to be online.
Today was a major change from the weekend -- I've never flown somewhere and back on the same day, so I felt like a jetsetter :) I flew on Virgin *****ia and it was a great flight - no problems even though I'd heard tales ...
... and looked pretty nice. Next, we drove over to the Lutheran Rest House and took pictures of it. Then, we hit the road again, heading southwest to Abuja where we’ll stay until we fly out Thursday night.
I took pictures of Teak forests on the way to Abuja from Jos. We arrived back at the Baptist Guest House just after Brent & Eujenny, whom we had met in Jos. They were on a business trip to the Embassy and invited us to join them for a nice dinner out that evening. This ...
... here we were told that the road to Abuja wasn't in the best of conditions - how right they were. To make it clear for you readers - after leaving the tar sealed road we literally had to use a river/road, road for the majority of the time but it had a chanel dug out by the rains. As no other overland truck had passed through this way it was a challenge to even find the right path at times. When we passed villages the locals would wave excitedly in our direction and ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services