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We were lucky to have met a teacher named James on our way to Entebbe Town. He was kind enough to bring us to the school at which he teaches,… Read More
Today our group for the scavenger hunt met Isaiah Kayanja. and Ibrahim Ssemakula who gave us a tour of Entebbe. During our walk Alvin extended a helping hand to local… Read More
Greetings families and friends of the Carpe Diem East Africa crew,
I just got word and a picture that the whole group has arrived! They are going to head to… Read More
Hello Family and Friends of Nkula group,
Colin and Avy are in the air with 3 students. The departure was full of excitement, hugs and some tears. The whole group… Read More
Mambo Vipi Nkula Crew!
Avy and Colin here. We are so excited to travel with you next week! We are having a fabulous time here in Portland preparing for the… Read More
Here are a few photos from our time in Zanzibar. We are so grateful for all of the awesome people we met throughout our journey and for the… Read More
We bawled our eyes out after taking this photo as everyone went through customs, got their passports stamped and waved final goodbyes.
After we said goodbye we bargained for a… Read More
Time is supposed to move slowly on a tropical island, right? Not for this naturally nomadic crew. We FILLED the last 2 weeks of our semester so full that we… Read More
Hey there guys!
So during student directed travel we went to the Udzungwa Mountains, after our time in Mang’ula we got up at 4:20 am on the 27th, walked over… Read More
Hello from Dar es Salaam!
We just arrived in Dar es Salaam after spending a full day in Udzungwa National Park, in the southern part of Tanzania. After a 4am… Read More
Hi everyone, Becky here
Sorry for the late post, but from November 16 to November 24, we were at Ohana Amani. This beautiful organic farm is home to two sisters,… Read More
Kamwene everybody! Just wanted to share some of our favorite photos from the last two and a half months. Thanks for following along, and thanks a ton for sharing all… Read More
Hello family and friends back home!
These past four days have been spent in a small village called Kanani. We were split up into groups of two and were sent… Read More
We’ve just arrived in Njombe after spending the past 10 days at the Igoda Children’s Village in Mufindi, where orphaned children without extended family can live. During our… Read More
So we as a group wanted to blog about our special safari experience in Ruaha National Park about two weeks ago, so here goes!
As we were driving from Iringa… Read More
We just got back to Iringa after our 3-day safari with Warthog Adventures at Ruaha National Park. The experience was amazing, and we were able to see the… Read More
Since we didn’t have the world’s most interesting week (and we know that you all depend on us for your weekly dose of excitement), we’ve decided to spice this blog… Read More
We are currently in Iringa, celebrating the one week anniversary of our arrival in Tanzania. We flew from Kigali to Dar es Salaam last Thursday, stayed the night… Read More
Greetings from Kigali!
We’ve been in Rwanda for the past four days and are having an amazing time. Shortly after getting settled into our hostel here in Kigali, we got… Read More
Hello everyone, Becky here!
The past few days have been full of incredible sites and delicious food. Since a picture is worth a thousand words, I’ll post a few. We… Read More