Notes from the big island December 4th 2007 So here we are. Mango town. We have never seen so many mangoes in one place. Ever. On the trees, strewn all over the floor. Mangoes are eaten for breakfast & lunch, the after-school game was throwing mangoes at the mango tree and eating the fallen mangoes and dinner was.... Mangoes! Raay! Inevitably it stank of fermenting fruit. The local bin men were obviously on strike or something.
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Africa » Madagascar » Antananarivo Formerly an independent kingdom, Madagascar became a French colony in 1896, but regained its independence in 1960. During 1992-93, free presidential and National Assembly elections were held, ending 17 years of single-party rule. In 1997, in the seco... ... read more
After having proper jobs for a while we've decided to jack it all in and see some of Africa! We hope you enjoy keeping up with our travels - that is, if we can find the internet cafés to keep up the journals! Happy reading...... full info