- Continental Breakfast
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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Doing my full South African Pilots License. In 2002 I did my full pilots license in South Africa. Unfortunately this expires after some years. (changed now BTW) Funny enough (some) CAA's still see no reason to keep a license valid when a pilot keeps a valid EASA or FAA license. Maybe we pilots should aim for that goal in the future. This trip I decided to renew my license and do some cross country flying and visit Rhino conservation projects in RSA, Zambia, ...
... the streets behind the gated community they lived in, but we still managed to get close, and with a couple phone calls found it.
We left there around 4:30 and drove north to Pretoria and had a lovely dinner with Jason and Monique Webster, and their children, Tahlia, Danel, Kayla and Ethan. We had visited their home 2 years ago on our last FOT trip to Africa ...
... me wrong I was more than happy to have someone who helped me but the second the were in the lift to the departures he said: "It'll be better a big tip, missie!" And I was like oh no. How naive can a girl be? Well, long story short, I didn't have any cash on me, which made him quite angry. That was my time to run to the the security and get to the gate as fast as I could. ...
... it for 27$ And we were very thankful. Somehow I think staff liked us and so we liked them. (If you ever in Arusha go to Briston hotel and they also have very nice food!!!)
Next day with Tobias, Johan and Romy we walked around the town and we were shouted as "******* white people", which was not that nice but in the end of the day you get used to his. Arusha is really nice and much more cleaner than Zanzibar or Dar Es Salaam. Also I was surprised ...
... for a while. I will be staying in a cabin with no power and an outside Eco-toilet. It sounds like it may be even more rustic than Comalapa was. But I am super excited about it! I can't wait to work with the monkeys. First chance I get I will try and upload a photo of one of them! Well that's it I think it is bed time and hopefully I have an amazing sleep. I will try to get online to let everyone know I am there ...