Ode to an Aviator – Review of Hotel De La Poste – St. Louis, Senegal


Ode to an Aviator

When once you have tasted flight,
you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward,
for there you have been,
and there you will always long to return

Leonardo da Vinci

Sometimes in life dream does come true and it did for me when I was at St. Louis, Senegal. I read about this hotel on the Internet while researching about hotels in St. Louis and I fell in love with it just by looking at the photographs. This small hotel had that romantic charm tagged with it, after all the name itself tells a story. Hotel De La Poste which means The Postal Hotel tells a lot about it. But why on earth was a hotel name related to a postal service?

Continue reading “Ode to an Aviator – Review of Hotel De La Poste – St. Louis, Senegal”

Advertisements

St. Louis Is Waiting For You


St. Louis Is Waiting For You

For me this place was like the New Orleans of Senegal or rather Africa. St. Louis is a go to destination if you like jazz, good food and lots of relaxation.  When I got the opportunity to visit this city for an assignment while in Senegal I was ready the very next moment.

Continue reading “St. Louis Is Waiting For You”

Faces of Ndiael


Faces of Ndiael

The night before our departure I was super excited and had already finished up packing for the next day field trip. We were scheduled to depart at 05.00 AM thus I had set my alarm to 04.00. I went to bed early since I had to wake up early the next morning.

Continue reading “Faces of Ndiael”