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TripAdvisor Reviews HILTON YAOUNDE
Travel Blogs from Yaounde
... and busses make up much of the traffic. Logging is a big industry in the region, so it’s common to see logging-trucks carrying huge tree trunks barreling down the highway.
There are some gorgeous views of virgin jungle along the road side, though not too many, and lots of signs of poverty and squalor. The road-side is the scene of broken down vehicles, I lost count of how many, and horrific-looking wrecks, where it is doubtful the passengers could ...
... p 411): "They were always so unexpected: their sleepy eyes, their waxy hands, the fingers lax, the tattered rag doll soaked with blood." Instead of giving us one vivid image, she manages to put us to sleep with her dead children.
On the same page: "The train is chilly and damp or overheated and muggy; he either sweats or shivers, perhaps both: he burns and freezes, as in love." By the time she gets to the punch line, it has ...
... br> Thank you for your continued prayers. My specific prayer requests for today would be for cultural adjustment to go well. The language barrier is more frustrsting and challenging than I thought. Again, this makes me so thankful to have Sophie on our team who speaks french. If you could also be praying wih us that Josh's flight would make it in safely and on time tonight, with all of his luggage, that would be wonderful.
Grace and peace,
... that one could only interpret as being impolite. There were lots of people just sitting around waiting for something to happen and I certainly didn't want that something to involve us. There was an obvious obesity problem and I wondered if that’s what happens as a country "develops", much the same as plastic then becomes a problem.
In Yaounde we stayed at the Presbyterian Mission. There was a loo and a shower in the ...
... It was like flowing in a river of people.
Eventually, we arrived at Place Almadou Ahidjo (which we had passed yesterday in the truck). People continued to pour out of the side streets in an endless stream. Yaounde feels to me like a mixture of Kampala and Addis Ababa. I like the slightly uneasy feeling of Yaounde.
I felt the camera made me conspicuous although I am sure that my skin colour was a bigger give away. Yoshi and I parted and I ...