- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
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... bad ones so now we get him to cut out a chunk and make sure it’s good before we buy – so one night we were walking back with a huge watermelon, it’s cut-out chunk safely returned to its chunk shaped hole. From behind us, a HUGE guy (bigger than the pile of watermelons) took the watermelon, took my hand and walked hand in hand with me, watermelon under his other arm. I had no idea what was going on but tried to make small talk with this ...
... and that he wanted us to be his wives so that we could ‘fill his heart with love…’ It then started thundering and lightning (funny as Amadou had said that morning the rainy season was over!) We waded our way through the market where we were given ‘Senegalese tea’, a mixture of herbal tea and sugar, tasted a bit like soap and not very enjoyable! On the way back a man whistled at us shouting ’third and fourth [wives]!’ He already ...
... of questions that prompt conversation-like answers). I am able to greet people, ask and answer questions, talk about my work here in Sengal, and my life in the United States. This may sound minute but is a victory in my book. While I am on the topic of greetings, its very interesting how people greet each other here on a regular basis, its a long process to say the least. When you see someone on the street you usually say a short greeting consisting of "On ...
... us to the House of Slaves by some side streets, where we can see the actual and not so tourist sightseeing Gorée. And finally we arrived at the House of Slaves, an old redish house, where slaves were kept before sending them to America, for work. The local guide tells us the story and historical facts of this house, show us the miserable conditions where hundreds of slaves where kept, families separated, men on one side, women and children on the other, the punishment place ...
... goes by and lunch hour arrives faster than e expected. At the restaurant, we had a different kind of fish for lunch, always with vegetables and rice. You can ask for something else, but we wanted to try Senegalese cuisine and our chef had a very good reputation. The meal was superb!
After lunch, it's time to go back to our room and rest a little. At this hour, the Sun is burning hot and it's not safe to be outside without getting a huge sunburn.
The pool is ...