Riviera Royal Hotel
Travel Blogs from Conakry
... by a pineapple upside down cake. It’s pretty amazing the things you can make on a fire. After dinner I got to open my advent calendar gift and received a gorgeous pair of silver and black drop earrings.
We had a lazy morning followed by a brekkie of leftovers. I took the time to update my blog using the free wifi. As I was working I was serenaded by the church choir who were nearby singing hymns, it was really beautiful. I ...
... with a Western style toilet (but to flush you have to get water from the stream and pour into the cistern) and a frog who called the toilet home. He either sat behind the lid or swam in the bowl. We became semi used to him, but I never got too comfy on the seat in case he decided to jump out in a hurry! :oP
ANZAC Day was fun. Deciding to celebrate the fact that both Aussies and Kiwis enjoy pavlova, instead of fighting over who invented it, we wanted to eat ...
... food, all decorated very nicely. Had a good chance to work up an appetite as the queue was equally massive!! :) One of the patients braided my hair tonight. Pretty cool, but I now have decided Africans definitely suit the look better :0). As we sat by the stair well (cellphone reception for the patients) getting the hair done more and more patients joined us, as well as 3-4 nurses, so we ended up having an impromptu dance party -only is Africa!!Some of ...
I nuwali everyone!
That's hello in one of the local dialects "susu".
How is everyone?
I am currently sitting outside on the top deck of the ship at 8pm with shorts and a T-shirt on, no need for sweat shirts here, watching lots of little fish jump out of the water, thinking how cool is this!! Every moment here is a very special memory to me at the moment, as I'm trying not to think about how many days I have left in Africa. I'm also thinking, what little morsel ...
Hi everyone :)
Yes it's that time again for my weekly blog. I keep telling myself that I should update more often as it can get a bit hard for me to remember all the things that I get up to but there really isn’t enough time in the days for me to do it. Sorry I’ll try my best :)
The weekend before last was really fun. Saturday I hung out here on the ship and played with the children that are on board in the hospital, who are either waiting to ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services