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The ‘story of  Antananarivo or Tana for short – can be viewed on the menu bar.     

It is an amazing, vibrant capital that pushes you to explore further into the country of Madagascar.

 

 

Captain Mamie  A GLIMPSE OF TANA

Antananarivo – hardly pronounceable, the capital of Madagascar, a country I had  yearned to explore, yet one that had alluded me over many years of travel.

On arrival you are met with a landscape of pink brick houses, muddy waterways, and smoking kilns and an expectation that this place is very different!   See Dashboard to access the full story and www.hayleyanderson.com for more images from Madagascar.

 

NB:  The full Norfolk Story can be accessed from the menu bar.

Drop in the Ocean….Norfolk Island

This tiny 5 x 8 kilometre speck was thrust into the vastness of the Pacific Ocean, three million years ago – a violent, volcanic birth with no attachment to any other land.  It is an island where large green turtles break the surface nLandscape Of The Rocky Coastline Norfolk Island Wext to your kayak and a variety of nesting birds eye you with only a little caution.  Where fish once caught, are either traded perhaps for wild guava jam, or merely given away. Where locals still come to the whaBoatmen Transporting Goods  Wrf to watch the supply ship being unloaded, where, when you die, your mates dig your  grave for a crate of beer.

 

Norfolk Island images from www.hayleyanderson.com

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