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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... not really sure what to expect before we walked through the park, but once we got into the park we realized that we should have purchased some peanuts. Luckily, our guide went back and got us all peanuts to "share" with the monkeys. As soon as we held the peanuts in our hands, the monkeys began to attack! They started jumping on us and tried reaching into our hands for the peanuts. At one point I recall wearing an outfit completely ...
... sisters. Yassin and David are kind enough to give up their home for the volunteers to come, hangout, and eat. People I have never even met before walk up to me and give me a hug and ask how I am doing. I really love this about The Gambia and I wish that America would be more loving. Something I found really cool is that we were talking about this very subject in something called a Multicultural Discussion between ...
... they were so thankful and polite, it was quite humbling.In one classroom with the very young pupils, probably about 4 yrs old they were learning their 2xTable. When we entered the classroom the teacher said we could sit and play with the children. As we left one dear little girl held tightly onto my hand until I was at the gate to board the vehicle - in my photo you can see her with the big smile waving the pencil I had given her.We all left the school with a very warm ...
Tuesday 30 July
Today I got around to charging my batteries at Suz house, which was where I was able to post this and the 1st blog entry (MANY THANKS SUZ).
I now find myself living my time in Gambia on a weekly scale and not my normal UK hours and days. Getting up and going to bed are the only two points in each day, everything else just merges seamlessly into the next. If these's one thing that giving me a big problem it’s the heat. I ...
Internet and time is limited I hope to upload photos some time soon.
So here a the words - so far
Wednesday 17 July 2013.
I woke up this morning under a mosquito net in the small village of Madiana, which is in Gambia, West Africa. I have come out here for 28 days, to help support the work done by a Devon based charity: 'Gambian Projects. www.gambianprojects.com
Debbie Williams the charity founder; first visited here back in 2005 when she was ...