Haiti What to Pack

  • A Kreole read aloud in Northern Haiti
    A Kreole read aloud in Northern Haiti
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    on of the paintings I bought in...
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Haiti What to Pack

  • Are you going on a mission to Haiti?

    This is a country where certain toiletries and medical supplies you may be comfortable with or need in an emergency may not be easily found. So enlarging you travel "medical kit" makes sense. Share a Haitian story with Haitian children.Are you going where you will have contact with children? (It is hard to imagine that this would not be the...

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  • Spend the money....it's worth it

    Get thee to a doctor, health department or passport health office for the necessary innoculations/pills before traveling to Haiti, it's worth every penny you'll spend on disease prevention...malaria, tetnus, etc. Also, stock up on over the counter meds for diarrhea and don't forget 40% deet insect repellent! I'd suggest a neckerchief soaked in...

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    This mahagony turtle is now used to have peanuts served at the table...It makes a great surprise, whenever I have new guests

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    This Mahagony - statue was a souvenir I bought in Cap Haitien from one of the many children on the local market.One of my collegues from the cruise-ship M/S Sagafjord argued about the prize of this statue until the young man from Haiti agreed to the prize of 10,- US-$.And then he decided, he did not want the statue at all.When I saw the sad face...

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    Luggage with Locks and a backpack are a must. Shorts, shorts, shorts. Old sneakers. A hat and sunglasses and a bandana for wiping the sweat. Any and all, you'll have a hard time finding them there. Trust me. You won't find batteries and you may have a hard time recharging anything. But do bring a camera. Definitely. Backpack, water bottle, one...

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    This mahagony-dish is the smallest - and therefore it was not too big for my scanner - of plenty of pieces of that kind ,I have bought in Haiti. It has the form of a tropical leave and makes a great bowl to put in fruits or crackers of different sorts.

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    Mahagony-carvings like this fish are to be found in a big variety. Carving and selling these souvenirs is the main income for many families, who otherwise would have no chance at all to survive.

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    This mahagony-turtle is one of my favorite souvenirs. I actually bought 4 of them and have given all others to members of my family as a present. This turtle is used as a dish to serve peanuts.

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    The statue shows a man smoking a pipe. He has a scyth in the other hand.This is not a photo, but I simply put the statue into my scanner and left the top open.And the scanner had one of it's really rare great moments - and scanned it ! ( WOO DOO again ? )

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    ...plenty of children offer the tourists at the gangway of the cruise-ships, to help them with the shopping, carry home their goods, just for a small tip. - I first tried to avoid this, but it is practically impossible to go a few steps without beeing asked again, and again, and again...Better take someone nice, who is not talking tooooo much -...

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