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Saint Helena and Ascension Islands

A September 2004 trip to Saint Helena Island by jorgejuan

Quote: Saint Helena is a mythical place for a traveller because of its impenetrability.

Saint Helena and Ascension Islands

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Saint Helena is a mythical place for a traveller because of its impenetrability. It has no airport, just a mail ship which calls in the island only three o four times a year.It is very hard to reach St. Helena because it does not have airport (it is planned to construct one in the year 2010). The only regular ship, ST. HELENA, is very often full with natives going back home from London or from Cape Town, and they have priority in the ship. I was one of the few foreign passengers in the last journey of the boat ST. HELENA in September 2004, from England to Saint Helena Island. After that trip, the ship remains in Africa with the following itinerary: Ascension, St. Helena, Swakopmund, Ca...Read More

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jorgejuan

jorgejuan
barcelona, Spain

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