Pointe-Noire, Guadeloupe

Travel Blogs from Pointe-Noire

Pointe-Noire Travel Blogs (5)
Fears, Pointe-Noire, Congo travel blog


A travel blog entry by erin_smolders


The story I am about to tell may seem a little ridiculous to you and I but for many people in the Congo it is a reality. A paediatric patient on our ward was due to go to theatre but when the time came to take his pre-med he refused. When it came time ...

Plastic surgery, Pointe-Noire, Guadeloupe travel blog

Plastic surgery

A travel blog entry by erin_smolders


Paulina is like any other active 3 year old, except for the scars that cover the left side of her body. After an accident, burns which cover her left leg and run all the way up her torso began to heal without appropriate medical care. As her body ...

Long Sail, Deshaies, Guadeloupe travel blog

Long Sail

A travel blog entry by ellisasailing

... for Eric - Sally pushed him out of bed at 6.15 and we were away by 7.30. Weather as promised and easy sail across to Guadeloupe and happily anchored before dark. Launched Stu our first lure on route but thing he was a bit water shy - no supper for Sal ...

Run for Deshaies, Deshaies, Guadeloupe travel blog

Run for Deshaies

A travel blog entry by ellisasailing


Up early again and we reef the sail and head out for Guadeloupe. At first sight sea and winds don't look too bad but a glance behind us shows the Island in blackness as storm creeps up. 10 mins later we are soaked and it's just like sailing in the Solent ...