a small photo selection: Do you remember Jalousie? I was very intrigued by the colorful neighborhood last year, and I had to visit it now that I’m in Haiti again. Most people there were friendly, but very few wanted their picture taken, and some reveled in saying “No! Go!” I guess having the power to say that is quite enjoyable if you own little else. Jalousie is among many slums that have sprawled across the hills of the capital Port-au-Prince in recent […]
Categories: Architecture, Lost Adventures, People, Photography • Tags: city, city in the skies, colours, gallery, Haiti, Jalousie, landscape, outdoors, people, photography, Port-au-Prince, power, travel
Èske mwen mèt pran foto ou? (May I take your photo?) Please (Souple) Merite (You’re welcome) Pa gen pwoblem (No problem) Tout bagay anfòm? (Everything OK?) Mwen gen pwoblem konprann kreyòl (I have problems understanding Creole) Kisa … vle di? (What does … mean?) Kijan yo di … an kreyòl? (How do they say … in Creole?) Mwen pa konnen (I don’t know) More Creole >>
I’d be disappointed with myself if I returned back to Norway with the same photos from Haiti as last year (not that it’s literally possible, but I’m guessing you know what I mean?) Therefore, I have a new photo motto. It goes something like this: get CLOSER, you!!
Gosh!! I’ve got so many things to show and tell; I don’t know where to begin! One week in Haiti has felt like a little life in itself. Is that an English expression, btw? However, my Internet connection is quite bad, so I’m saving my stories for later. But can you believe I’ve been to the Kanaval? I have, I have!!