Entries in #travel (29)

Wednesday
Nov082017

Never a Dull  Moment

We are very lucky on the community side to have the best of both worlds; Monday to Thursday we spend in Hell-Ville town (with all the luxuries of a proper house, toilets, supermarkets and cafes), whilst at midday on Thursday we leave to join the conservation volunteers at our camp location next to Lokobe national park.

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Wednesday
Nov012017

Living in the  Community

Frontier basecamp, Madagascar, I situated on a distant but beautiful place. The nearest city is far away and at night there is hardly any lights to be seen. Even though this camp seems to be pretty low on neighbours, that’s definitely not the case. The village of Ambalahonko is right on the other side of the camps fence, which makes the village our closest neighbour society.

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Wednesday
Oct042017

Laughter, Smiles and more  Laughter!

Having been here for nearly 4 months now it is well time I wrote a blog. Even after so many weeks I still can’t take for granted the vibrancy and energy of the community here.

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Monday
Sep112017

A Month Measured In  People

My month in Madagascar doing the community TEFL project has been one of the most incredible opportunities of my life. I’ve had new experiences, done things that I’m really proud of but most importantly met some amazing new people.

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Tuesday
Apr112017

Staff Profile - Cass  McGilvray

I have worked in Africa before and am insanely and irrevocably in love with this continent! Madagascar is a country that I knew very little about before arriving. I saw the job description and researched the current initiatives that I would be working on and fell in love with the idea of being here.

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