Theis, Senegal

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Two weeks in and so far so great, Theis, Senegal travel blog

Two weeks in and so far so great

A travel blog entry by snowinsenegal


... and comfortable here.  Right now I am busy training to be a Peace Corps volunteer which means I'm busy learning all about Senegal's culture both in the classroom and living it with my family; learning the local language of Wolof; learning how to ...

Cultural differences, Theis, Senegal travel blog

Cultural differences

A travel blog entry by sisterpeanut

... children from each m other, as well as in-laws, distant cousins, and sometimes family friends all in the same compound. Here in Senegal, families are your support system, and noone is left on their own. The perception of the "American norm" to turn 18 ...

Back in Theis, Theis, Senegal travel blog

Back in Theis

A travel blog entry by sisterpeanut


... thin in two months, but for now he still laughs. From what I've been able to gather there are two cities in Senegal that need urban ag volunteers and that speak primarily Fulakunda.  I will likely be located in either the city of Kolda or ...