The Britannia

After getting another pretty waitresses number I head up the Senegambia to the main road and on the corner is a craft market.  I check out the craft market to see what is on offer, Im not buying now but will take a souvenir  home with me.  There are some excellent wooden carvings in the craft market, you can see the local African men at work, they push you to enter their little shop and buy something
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London Waiting

I had an interview today for a job in the city of London.  Been a while since I have been into London.  Currently I am on gardening leave from my current job that comes to an end this month.  I am considering many options including taking a year out, travelling through south east Asia primarily but in the meantime I am testing the job market, am I still of value…
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Bijilo Forest

My day times in Gambia and Kololi were starting to take on a structure, I was getting up at 7AM and down to the breakfast hall in the Sarjes hotel where I was alone and if I was lucky could fill my plate up with hot sausages, baked beans and freshly baked bread.  After breakfast I would walk through the Kairaba hotel to Kololi beach for a morning walk….
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Senegambia waitresses

After a nice day relaxing by Kololi beach, that night I head back down the Senegambia in the direction of the Wow bar and the Wow girls.
I stop off in a few bars and the waitresses are so friendly, very forward, offering to give you their phone numbers, telling you when their day off is. I guess they are keen to supplement their meagre wages with a short term tourist boyfriend.
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Good morning Gambia

After walking the Wow bargirl back, I return to Sarjes hotel to sample their breakfast.  Bed and breakfast is included in the price.  Breakfast at Sarjes is from 7AM until 10PM.  I enter the buffet hall and the hotel cat is on the table helping himself to the salami, when the cat sees me he makes a quick exit.  I wont be touching the salami and report it to the hotel staff.
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Anecdotes and Images from a Mongers world