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Dumb Monger, Smart phone

I meet my waitress girlfriend that evening, she comes back to Sarjes hotel with me, another reason not to see her every night is so I dont have to pay that 700D joiner fee.  But I am not paying her, not yet, not directly, just taking her out to the best restaurants along the Senegambia and enjoying the company.
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Dating Gambian Girls

I get talking to a few of the old guys in Sarjes hotel who have tales to tell.  One of them is dating a local Gambian girl who is working in the hotel kitchen.  He tells me she is strict Muslim and the only way he will be able to have sex with her is by first marrying her 🙂  When he first arrived he intended to have lots of fun…
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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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Sarjes Hotel, Gambia

The flight to Gambia or Bangul airport was from Gatwick London and flying with Monarch leaving at 9:30AM.  The flight is 6 hours which is not too long another good thing about taking a vacation in this part of West Africa.  Even so I paid a premium for extra legroom.  Dinner on the flight was included in the package but any drinks or snacks you had to pay for.
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