Tag Archives: Africa

First Impressions

I arrived in Dakar, Senegal a week ago last Sunday. I had my first taste of my new life in the Madrid airport, in which I discovered that the Senegalese do not bother with the American invention of waiting in … Continue reading

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An African B&B

This week, I cut off eight inches of hair. Preparations for travelling to a country in the developing world include the obvious—receiving shots, acquiring malaria medication, and packing a durable summer wardrobe—and the relatively unexpected—purchasing five months worth of toiletries, … Continue reading

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