Tag Archives: Tractafric Motors

Fast Forward

Of course summer in Spain was wonderful. It was one long celebration, through all the birthdays in July and (as insurance for Big Reg continued to be impossible to source) my folks’ Golden Wedding Anniversary in August. The main reason … Continue reading

Posted in 20a Europe | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments

WE LOVE DAKAR! Part 1: On Est Ensemble

How we have fallen for this city. We spent two thrilling months in Dakar and had way too many amazing days to document them all chronologically. Instead I’ll try and unravel aspects of the city and it’s culture through the … Continue reading

Posted in 16 Senegal | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Courtesy of our Stranger Father

So, back to the warmth of Liberia once again; I am hoping it’s third time lucky and we’ll soon be driving, not flying, out. The main difference in the year or so that has passed since we left Liberia the … Continue reading

Posted in 12 Liberia | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

New Brooms

On my morning walk two days after the last blog was posted, I came upon a team of ten people cleaning the beach. Seven women with brooms made out of twigs were sweeping the sparse litter into piles, which were … Continue reading

Posted in 12 Liberia | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Accra: Living in a Box

Ghana’s Independence Day, March 6th, started with a dramatic sky very reminiscent of the movie of the same name. Mom had just left, we were back at the Accra Mall and I was in a bit of a slump. A … Continue reading

Posted in 10 Ghana | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments