Category - Uganda

Uganda: No News (Day 156 – 162)

Saturday 12th June – Day 156 Abseiling was cancelled, due to the fact everyone was a little hung over and it would takes ages to get there! So instead we chilled out at Backpackers until lunchtime when we pushed over to Garden City...

Uganda: Double Birthday (Days 149 –...

Saturday 5th June – Day 149 Getting up was a struggle, but the loud drumming from somewhere on the grounds helped! Back at project we were having a visitor, who was seeing if their nephew could come and work here for a few months. By the...

Gap Year: Kenya (Days 138 – 148)

Tuesday 25th May – Day 138 An early morning shopping trip, which included factor 50 sun cream – I wasn’t taking any chances! Incredibly the entire day was spent on the beach, simply in and out of the ocean trying to body surf...

Uganda: The Kenny’s & Kenya...

A bit of a catch-up, hopefully I’ll get up to date later this week. Wednesday 5th May – Day 118 Caitlin’s had her appendix removed! Getting back from Kampala after Dad’s visit, I discovered my sweets box lid ajar –...

Uganda: Dad’s Visit (Days 104 –...

Wednesday 21st April – Day 104 Dad’s Shock and Sudden Departure My plan was to spend the next few days until Dad’s scheduled arrival on Saturday in Kampala, so spent the morning packing and adding the finishing touches to the...

Uganda: Dan & Rob (Days 96 – 103)

Tuesday 13th April – Day 96 Dan and Rob’s – Almost We managed to get into Kampala at a decent hour, stoping at Nakumatt to get the boys gifts of soda and deodorant (they need it…) When we got to the taxi park, we managed to...

Uganda: Easter Time (Days 81 – 95)

Monday 29th March – Day 81 “I’m blue da-bo-di-da-bo-di…” We prepped the room before school, kicking our stuff out and the bed to the middle of the room. School was normal, with nearly all my P6 maths in tears at some...

Gap Year: Rwanda! (Days 63 – 73)

Friday 12th March – Day 63 Rwanda It’s an 11hr bus ride to Kigali, Rwanda, broken up by the occasional toilet stop. The music and films were a little iffy to be honest and I mostly sat talking or listening to my Ipod. I managed to...