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Dear family and brehren,
Early this morning I left Takutu hotel and went to the TGA (Trans Guyanian Airways office) to checkin. Thanks to God they had my name listed (their system is completely manual and one never knows if they have my name or not, as I didnt receive airline ticket or the like; just an e-mail saying that they had my name). So …
After a long day of travelling finally at the hotel in Georgetown.... just after midnight....leaving tomorrow (or should I say - today) at 6:30am to Lethem.
... the Amazon River. One must travel several miles from shore to find blue-green ocean water.
The Water Street area is also where one finds the Georgetown Lighthouse, dating from the early 19th Century. Compared to other lighthouses I have seen I find this one odd since it is not on the coast or the point of land at the mouth of the river. Instead, it is a couple hundred meters in from the river and nearly a kilometer south of the point at ...
... on stilts as most of the country is at or below water level. Once in Georgetown we went to our guesthouse; located next to the local Magistrates court (& overlooking the detention cells filled with loud-mouthed criminals). Once assigned rooms a few of us went in search of an ATM. Georgetown has a reputation for violence after dark so we were quick to go whilst it was still light; although I felt protected with 6ft+ adult males by my side! Due to ...
... As we arrived at the outskirts of the town we drove past numerous one-floor homes that were about three or four feet raised above the ground. Next we drove by the police station and a school before arriving at a checkpoint/entry point. On the left side of the vehicle was a man dressed in civilian clothes. Around his neck was a lanyard with a small card attached. On the card was the word "security." On the right side ...
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