Snail Mail

Today we received three letters and five parcels. It was a strange mix of late Birthday Cards/Gifts (from
Anita’s family and my brother and sister-in-law) and an early Christmas Card from Mum.
Postage can taken an age to get out here from the UK. These items took between two and three weeks to get here – all arrived in tact even the one with cake ingredients (which was a surprise – we imagined them to have been impounded). Part of the issue is that post to the school is collected only twice a week (Tuesday and Thursday). Having said that it seems a little quicker to post things from here to the UK. Taking approximately 10 days to travel. However, for those sending things out here I reckon you need to leave a month to be safe.

IMG_9104.JPGBy the way African Snails are Enormous!

3 responses to “Snail Mail

  1. Perhaps we will risk posting Christmas presents after all! At least late post makes birthdays last longer!


  2. Good that your post has arrived, happy birthday& christmas 😑 🎁 🎅


  3. Glad the cards have FINALLY arrived! 🙂


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