One thing clear here is that Liberia is just out of a 15 year civil (or multiple) war. The infrastructure is a complete mess and sad to behold. As my friends say here “those big men who wage these wars do not love Liberia”. The evidence of that is clear.
This is not to be a downer just some of the reality of the conditions here. The great news is the people are pumped about the future and super outgoing.
View from the kitchen
It is dry season here and brush fires are frequent
One of the strange sights is hundreds of wrecked vehicles at the side of all the roads as well as the UN and NGO vehicle grave yards that abound.
Downtown MonroviaThe sad thing to see is the absolute destruction of once serviceable facilities.