Daily Archives: May 1, 2014
Day 22, West Africa Cruise – Freetown, Sierra Leone
Latitude: 8° 14.4182’ N
Longitude: 13° 09.7768’ W
For the first time on the trip, we woke up in the same place we were the day before: Freetown, Sierra Leone.
We were supposed to be in Guinea-Bissau today, but for reasons only known to them, they would not let us land. So, to compensate for the extra day in the schedule, we stayed an extra day in Freetown.
The passengers on the ship had two options for the morning today: 1) visit an orphanage and present them with a gift of school supplies, or 2) go on a birdwatching tour of a near by nature preserve.
I went with option #1, the orphanage visit.