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Living among the lions in AFRICA

When I was preparing for my exchange to Sweden last year, I heard about the Queen Elizabeth II (QEII) Diamond Jubilee Scholarship. I remember being in awe of it’s’ recipients, thinking I would never have what it takes to be awarded with that opportunity. 280 more words


REVIEWED: Moshi Xync USB cable + SIM holder

Need to store a couple of SIM cards as well as that annoying SIM removal tool? This handy device stores all that, plus gives you an Apple Lightning or Micro USB connector 458 more words


About how I try to survive in 36 degrees Celsius

Moshi, Tanzania

Dear all,

While I am writing this I realise this is my third week here already. Time flies! I am almost on a quarter of my trip… For some weird reason, days here pass like crazy and even though I have done a lot of things, I still have the feeling I just arrived. 1,051 more words

Gap Year

REVIEWED: Moshi Venturo Slim Laptop backpack

Compact yet big enough to carry a 15-inch laptop and a large tablet, this highly organised work bag is great for business & conference travel – but the sling won’t suit everyone 455 more words


Kilimanjaro: Beyond My Comfort Zone - Part 3

When asked if there was a highlight of my Africa trip I feel my face scrunch up as I struggle to blurt out one specific thing that will make the asker happy. 1,780 more words

Dave Farmer

Kilimanjaro: Beyond My Comfort Zone - Part 2

With my Kilimanjaro summit dream dead and gone (for this trip at least) I was brought back to Moshi in a ramshackle, bouncy 4×4 truck, driven by a park ranger obsessed with two mobile phones. 3,419 more words

Dave Farmer

Kilimanjaro: Beyond My Comfort Zone - Part 1

That’s me at my summit. Shira Camp 1. Kilimanjaro. Tanzania. That’s in Africa, a place I’d never planned to visit, not through any particular fear but because I was comfortable within my little bubble. 3,630 more words

Dave Farmer