Entries in #seetheworld (12)

Wednesday
Nov012017

Night  Dives

Since I arrived at camp about a month ago I've done two night dives which have both been amazing. We put our gear on the boat just as the sun is setting and head out to one of the dive sites. By the time we're suited, booted and ready to get in the sun has set and we're using our torches.

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Thursday
Sep212017

Submerging into the underwater  World

As a dive officer in the Frontier camp in Madagascar the daily duties change from week to week bringing up new challenges. General volunteer managing and maintanance of equipment is a big part but the true interest lies the dive related activities and making sure dive training is given in a fun and safe manner.

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Wednesday
Sep062017

Adventure Hill  Climb

At 4am, the camp started to murmur and a flicker of light shone where each inmate’s head moved sluggishly to get ready. We raided the food hut for bananas and oranges as it was too early for the regular sabeda to be cooked.

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Wednesday
Aug302017

Crazy  Carnival

Last week we found out that Frontier had been lucky enough to get invited to their first Malagasy festival! Throughout the week we had many dance practices at the neighbouring village. Brushing up on our Malagasy dances moves.

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Tuesday
Aug222017

I Would Recommend This Experience To  Anyone

Myself and two friends arrived in Antananarivo the night before getting to camp. Antananarivo is one of the more dodgy cities I’ve ever visited with our hotel being inside a compound with a mob of guards outside. After assessing the situation we decided to stay inside until our flight the next day. After a long sleep we got a taxi back to the ever chaotic airport.

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