March 08, 2008 GMT
DAY 38 - A day of very little activity


I had a huge breakfast, Shorty is still unwell, he vomited through the night. He only had fruit and has gone to bed. I've gone to the station and the choo-choo train looks like it won't depart, too much rain and mudslides on the tracks. We will have to go by bus.
I have made 2 DVDs from the fotos, have them in order it is a mistake having used two cameras.
I went for a walk through the city, I started to climb up a hill to see the cathedral when i get to the top a woman with a pram walks by, looks at my Nikon and says to me 'hey mister, leave quickly, there are people stealing' so i quickly took a foto of the cathedral and bolted to the main street. Pity cause there were some great views of the city and mountains from the hill top.

I went to eat chicken at the same place as last night, the waiter asked for Shorty. I told him he is unwell possibly due to a yoghurt, he told me to bring him over for some chicken and all will be better. I also stopped at a baker today and had some meringue.
I waited at the station for the ticket seller, when he arrived he sold me a ticket for the bus to Alausi, only for $US2.50. From there we will have to take the train, with a capacity of 32 people. The bus leaves at 6 a.m. I spent the whole day bored, I stopped at the internet to send photos and I will now go to bed.

SAME TEXT HERE IN SPANISH: Día 38……………………….Jueves 6

Tuve un gran desayuno, Shorty sigue mal, vomito toda la noche y comió solo fruta y se fue a la cama. Fui a la estación y el choo-choo tren parece que no sale, mucha lluvia y derrumbes en las vías. Lo tendremos que hacer en bus. Hice dos DVD con las fotos y las puse por orden, es un error usar dos cámaras.

Salí a pasear por esta ciudad, cuando llegue a la catedral que esta en una cima, en los últimos escalones baja una madre empujando el cochecito, me mira, mira la Nikon y me dice ¨Señor váyase rápido que están asaltando, así que le saque una foto de pasada a la iglesia y raje para la calle principal unas lindas vistas de la ciudad y montañas de ese punto, pero no fotos. Fui a comer pollo al mismo lugar y el mozo me pregunto por Shorty, le dije sigue mal creo que fue un yogurt, dile que venga a comer pollo y se le va todo me dijo, de paso entre a una panadería y me comí unos merengues, espere en la estación por el vendedor de pasajes y cuando llego me vendió para un bus por 2.50 a Alausi y de ahí tomamos un tren solo para 32 personas, sale el bus a las 6 a.m. Aburrido me pase el día, iré al internet a enviar fotos y luego cama.

Posted by Hugo Albini at March 08, 2008 09:43 AM GMT

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