Africa

Arrived Accra, Ghana

Arrived Accra, Ghana

We departed Takoradi, Ghana last night about 10PM and headed toward Accra.  We arrived in the Tema harbor about 7AM – this is the shortest leg of our voyage.  Today we hope to explore neighboring Togo, which is one of the poorest countries…

Nairobi National Park

Nairobi National Park

Nairobi National Park is somewhat unique in that this beautiful oasis of African wildlife is literally on the edge of a major city.  However, once you pass through the gates to this sanctuary, somehow you feel completely removed from Nairobi…

A Day in Mauritius

A Day in Mauritius

Yesterday we spent the day in Mauritius. This was the shortest stay we have had in any port, just 12 hours.  In ways this is unfortunate as it is a beautiful island.  To horribly misquote Mark Twain, Mauritius is the what paradise was modelled after.  The small island…