Maison Rouge Cotonou
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... Beach which just happens to be a few blocks from the Ghana border. This was a cruel enough irony. However, fate had to give us one last kick in the butt before the day ended. As we pulled up to the restaurant, sun starting to set, our blue curse of a car decided to die on us yet again as we pulled into the restaurant parking. Too beat up at that point to give much of a damn, having lost count of how many times it had played with our minds and emotions over the course of ...
We had breakfast in Montreal, lunch in Paris, and dinner in Cotonou! We left Montreal Saturday evening for Paris. Our flight left at 7:50pm and arrived in Paris Sunday Morning around 8:30am. We had to travel from one end of the airport to what felt like the opposite side. It was quite the track, and to add to the craziness, they ...
... with a highdive board that we spent the morning jumping off before heading into town for some lunch. The town was even more enjoyable in the day time and hawkers aside the people proved to be the most friendly I'd met in Benin. I had rice and cooked spinach for lunch and we stocked up on purewater satchets and some sangria for the evening.
On the way back from town I calculated that I only just had enough money for that ...
... on it. A group tour was arranged but I opted out and did it with a couple of others by ourselves for a quarter of the price, guide and all. Interesting and amazed how big the villages were. 30,000 people in one. They built the villages over water as they were safe then from the tribes in the north who wouldnt attack them because of the water.
... that’s cool learning is exciting I know… then started stroking my arms… ok I understand that im different but I swear my skin is the same as urs just lacking a pigment!! Got a bit much when they were all pretty much swamping me and pulling my hair (think iv explained earlier the infatuation with western hair). I saw one girl hit another so I was like ok that’s it everyone go to ur seats. You, you go to the corner and sit there. She starts ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool