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Swimming in a Pool ... By the Sea ... (Actually a Giant Lake)

So, as the title suggests, I went swimming in a pool next to lake Victoria. It was pretty cool as from a certain angle it almost looked as if it was part of the lake. 118 more words

Sport

2014 The Engaging with a Whole heart Project: September

Cultivating Calm and Stillness – Letting go of anxiety as a lifestyle

In 1962 my mother embarked on a one thousand kilometer journey on her own in a little VW beetle with a ten month old child through the heart of East Africa around Lake Victoria. 1,204 more words

Courage

Malaika Beach Resort

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Life isn’t always like this but working here at Isamilo has given us access to some fabulous places such as Malaika Beach Resort on the shores of Lake Victoria. 50 more words

Mwanza

Walking on the Dancing Rocks

Today we went walking on the Dancing Rocks named because the boulders on the top of the hill are said to move overnight leaving dents in the rock. 128 more words

Wildlife

Dancing Rocks

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This afternoon we were taken on a walk to the dancing rocks. Mwanza is strewn with large boulders, some precariously (so it seems). 55 more words

Mwanza

Living the Ex-Patriate Life

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We left the UK a week ago. It’s amazing to think how much has happened this week. I have yet to start teaching but have had three days of induction and two INSET days. 211 more words

Mwanza

Lake Victoria

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Today we had our first full INSET day so a full day in work. The usual round of meetings. Strangely I may be 3000 miles away across the globe, but many of the issues and discussions are very similar to those in the UK. 54 more words

Tanzania