Melbourne Inn Guyana

Address: 29 Sheriff Street, Georgetown, 00000, Guyana | Inn
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A travel blog entry by tlvice on Mar 22, 2014

10 photos

... It was really tight quarters, but the attendant was able to direct me into an empty space. We locked the vehicle and began our walk back. The block just prior to the pier was lined with various vendor booths selling everything from toothpaste to flip flops.

Approaching the pier I could see numerous wooden boats tied to the pier. Each one was waiting for enough passengers to board so they could begin the trip to Bartica. Also ...


A travel blog entry by ahartry on Jan 08, 2014

341 photos

... 8211; David later told us the man was border patrol, whose job was to make sure no one came over illegally from Brazil. To us, it was funny that someone in this official capacity to wear a t-shirt, shorts, and flip flops. But it’s probably a good use of government funds.

Flying from Orinduik to Kaiteur, we passed a number of huge waterfalls in the distance, but none of them seem to attract notice. Or maybe there are just not good landing strips near ...

Trip to the Airport

A travel blog entry by tlvice on Nov 02, 2013

1 comment, 24 photos

... at 07:15, I decided to leave the observation area. When I got back down to the waiting area I saw on the arrival screen that the new arrival time was 08:15. So, I went back to the vehicle to wait.

Ultimately the plane landed at about 08:25. I went into the immigration area to wait for Leslie and to help with her luggage. After clearing immigration, we went to the baggage claim area to wait for her bags. We waited and waited and waited. The last ...

El Dorado Rum

A travel blog entry by tlvice on Oct 14, 2013

2 comments, 18 photos

... we found ourselves at the DSL store near the distillery. That is where we bought our G$3,000 tickets, approximately $15.

The bus dropped us off at the guard booth at the main entry point. We waited there for our tour guide. While we waited, the guards outfitted each member of the group with hair nets and hardhats.

Shortly after the issuance of hardhats, our tour guide, Amanda, arrived. She asked that we remove all jewelry. She ...

Pre-shopping Trip

A travel blog entry by tlvice on Aug 24, 2013

1 comment, 22 photos

... They were weighed, recorded and then loaded into the truck.

I saw two types of fish. The smaller, gray fish was catfish. They were fairly numerous. The other type of fish was much larger, maybe three feet long. Those fish were yellowish in color. The locals refer to them as Gillbacka. They did resemble the catfish, just larger. I saw about a dozen of those fish. The Gillbacka is what is known as a "skin fish", which means they have no ...