The Madagascar Journal: Overview

Thursday, October 8th, 2009

I kept a journal during both of my ventures to Madagascar in 2000 and 2007. It documents the excitement of travelling in this beautiful country. Below is a chronological list of journal entries. To catch the entire adventure, start with 2000. For a more recent report including the changes in recent years, start with 2007.

Chapter One - The 2000 Trip:

  1. First Contact
  2. Taxi
  3. Sambava Beach
  4. In the Jungle
  5. Diego
  6. Le Grand Trip to Ankarana

Intermission:

  1. Antananarivo the Capital

Chapter Two:

  1. The Chinese Doctor
  2. Lemurs
  3. The Fate of Paradise
  4. Panorama
  5. Fort Dauphin - Tuléar, Day One
  6. Fort Dauphin - Tuléar, Day Two
  7. A Night in Itampolo
  8. Fort Dauphin - Tuléar, Day Three
  9. Fort Dauphin - Tuléar, Day Four
  10. Ifaty
  11. Music
  12. Animals
  13. Food
  14. Final Thoughts

Chapter Three - The 2007 Trip:

  1. Antananarivo
  2. Ankarafantsika
  3. Majunga
  4. Around Majunga
  5. Sick
  6. Tree Planting, Crocodile Meat, and the Andasibe Rainforest
  7. Vatomandry
  8. Wrapping up

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