Sab Sab Sal Hotel
Travel Blogs from Santa Maria
- Stopped in Cape Verde Islands, traveled southwest and reached the coast of Brazil towards Cape St. Augustine
- The rest of the voyage was disrupted but claimed to continue South
... in Brasil afterwords people we didn't know would randomly yell ..' U-GANDA' at us!
On the 10th of November we crossed the equator - MSC had a Baptism by Neptune cermony to mark the occasion which involved having a ladle of water poured on your head and then kissing an octupus. I just watched ;)
... of trashing the galley and emptying whatever cupboards were not properly secure. on a good note, my lasagne which flew off the side did land the right way up, dinner was still a go.. The mixer was less fortunate and is going to take some mending, another job for the gaffer tape one thinks. The cape verde islands are very beautiful, the scenery is of fantastic looming mountains upon which banks of clouds skirt their heights. the sea is blue and ...
Luckily as I wander around like an ant who's lost his trail, I bump into the uncle from that day! He shouts "ABIL!!!" (what feels like half way across town to someone used to quiet Swedes whose idea of an emotional outburst equals sending in a complaint to the local newspaper) and from around the corner comes the big serious man, his little boy Bruno lights up as he sees me. One out of two ain't ...
... nut to crack), just a gesture to throw in the line.
Two hours later I've caught 20 fish (I'm in the top two of the crew incase anyone was counting), chatted and laughed with the guys, teased them for not keeping up with me, and managed to lure perhaps a smile or two from Abilio. I was afraid he might think I'd be some annoying girl tagging along and being all squeamish, puking and ruining their day, so I tried a little extra hard not ...
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- Swimming pool