Flying into Dar in the dark gave me absolutely no vista of the city or coastline, and a 20 minute drive to the hotel in the quiet blackness of the early morning did not provide much more intel. FM did come through with a welcome present, however.
|Let's just say it was the prettiest thing I saw all day.|
|There's no beach here at Oyster Bay. Just Oyster beds.|
|That's the Hilton looming in the backdrop. The SUV is from selling Kangas to tourists for $10/each.|
|The nice man in the bungalow at the end of the pier will sell us tickets to Bongoyo Island.|
|My picture of the VERY empty road is blurry, so enjoy this gratuitous picture of the painted eaves at The Slipway|
Two large telecom cables were cut in the Indian Ocean last week, which means our internet access is sporadic at best. Thought I'd take the time to make this post while it was working.
So, I've been here an entire 35 hours. Seems like a lot more. I think I'll take a nap.
|Lonely boat on the Oyster beds.|