- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
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... of Senegal. The journey, on a good day, takes around 12 hours and let’s not forget to mention that it’s always short Katty in the back middle seat of a sept-place for the whole journey! In Ziguinchor we enjoyed meeting Z&L’s lovely friends (making ataya until 2am…), Scottish Ceilidh Dancing with the English Club, spending a day at the beach in Cap Skirring and tossing and turning for one sleepless night due to a Diola Women’s ...
... to the Sea Plaza in Dakar, a beautifully Western shopping centre where we enjoyed a huge burger and can of fanta! From there we travelled to a posh hotel for a Rotary Club meeting. The Rotary Club of Sutton in Ashfield kindly sponsored me and I gave a presentation there before leaving, whereupon they connected me with a Rotary Club in Dakar. We presented ourselves, donning Project Trust t-shirts and then enjoyed a presentation in beautifully French French about how to write ...
... which is in the Kolda region in the southern part of Senegal. More information to come after I have my visit this next week at my actual site.
We only have about 10 more days with our host families. As this time is ending it is almost bitter sweet. The first day that we were sent off to live with these strangers, many of us about in tears, we were told that in fact one day we will miss these families and become excited as time nears to return from the training ...
... 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 ...