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Day 5: Kayaking and Cèilidhs

Breakfast was again served at the hostel, my tray loaded with a confusing mixture of English breakfast and cereal with toast. Nonetheless, straight away afterwards we congregated at the front of the hostel for our next group activities. 1,164 more words

Gates Scholarship

grad school

So I just had my first party of grad school. And let’s be honest, that’s what half of school is about (shh don’t tell any of the loan agents). 516 more words

Spirit of Boston

As fall fast approaches and the scarves and jackets come out of storage, I’m trying to hang on to my favorite parts of summer for a little while longer. 270 more words


Vietnam - postcards from Halong Bay

Within minutes of confirming our room reservation in Hanoi, the hotel manager came back with a helpful suggestion. How about a cruise at Halong Bay?  400 more words



Day One: Depart Masindi to Murchison falls National park

Depart Kabalega resort hotel Masindi at 7:30am for Murchison falls. We access the park via the southern gate,We will do a nature walk following Sir Samuel Baker’s foot print for three hours and then head to the ferry crossing. 232 more words

Chimp Tracking

As far as you can go - the Queens of the Ocean

The captain allowed us plenty of time with the dolphins, but I feel it was the dolphins who tired of us first. The breaches started to diminish and I noticed the fins were appearing further and further away.  659 more words


As far as you can go - The Dolphins come to play

But before all that we had a mission to say hello to two species of the ocean.  About 5km offshore the captain stopped the engines and the crew took up locations around the boat, one up in the raised bridge.  385 more words

St Helena