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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... my opinions, and always had problems, but never any solutions.
The desire to work for an NGO and the romantic idea of making a change by providing aid is not as realistic as one might think, and I personally learned that lesson the hard way. I don't have any regrets because I followed my heart and decided to come out here to gain an experience as well as making a change, but it just wasn't what I had thought it would be. I realise now that the more realistic ...
... get involved and feel like I'm useful (I had planned to stay for more days), I've come at a difficult time with it being end of term. Consolation is that I know the children of the home are being looked after well and their future brighter from the work being done here. I head back to Turtle HQ to assist in the afternoon duties, which includes building an artificial runway along the beach for a nest that is due to hatch any day ...
... of the rooms, classrooms and organization is really impressive and the children are happy. As I take the tour, they are happy to see me and even start grabbing my legs and arms using me as a climbing frame. Difficult to get away! So I've decided to come back and do some volunteering for a few days instead of a few of the days back with the turtles. I have one small relapse from the fitness programme by having a cold bottle ...
... The work they do includes beach patrols, rescues, releases, nest monitoring, ocean protection and community awareness and education. I got a brief introduction to the crew and headed into town for some food and drink supplies. It had been along day if I consider the flight from Heathrow and was looking forward to a good nights sleep. However, 2 things stopped this from happening. 1. The village had a power cut which meant ...
... takes my mind off thinking about Rhiana. I just want to get to her and can't take my mind off what she is going through.
POST SCRIPT - Rhiana had a broken neck and partially severed carotid artery. She is expected to make a full recovery over the next 12 months thankfully. It has been a very difficult time. Some days are diamonds, some days are stone. She was able to make it to her sister's wedding in a wheelchair but 6 weeks after her accident that was amazing..