Travel

Missing Ghana

One moment we miss the people, the next we miss the food, then the climate. But do we miss the trip, the camaraderie, or the country itself? Perhaps we are nostalgic for a combination of both, for even the airport holds memories for us. I miss the simplicity of life (perhaps not so simple in … Continue reading

Travel

The Sunset

Now we who have travelled to West Africa know why Antonie Saint-Exupery loved the desert and why his little prince loved the sunset more than the sunrise. As seen from the airplane, the north African desert stretches endlessly, a red-tinged yellow-brown, with mysterious ridges that appear sporadically in geometric formation.  One wonders what mystical peoples … Continue reading