Since being back in Arusha, we’ve had to sadly abandon our project at Taifa Academy after an upsetting incident involving teacher-student violence caused the leapers to go on ‘strike’ and eventually leave. Katie, Charlotte and James were unfortunate enough to witness one teacher striking some extremely young children with a stick, which was a very… Read More

Safari Spectacular Time! No internet for a while means a lot to catch up on – the time in Tanzania changed from sublime to unreal as the group set off on a safari that would enlighten and shock. We headed off on a tour of several National Parks, Tarangire, Serengeti and Ngorogoro Crater – Tanzania’s… Read More

  T.I.A One week in and we are now settling into the African ways of life. Freezing cold showers: 8, car breakdowns: 2, dormitory buildings in process: 1, Screams ( resulting from bugs, lizards, cold showers… main culprit is miss Katie and lucia…too many to count). After Izzi and Charlie missed their flight we all… Read More

I’m Izzi and over the next few months Charlie and I will be doing our best to keep you all up to date with our unique Tanzania experience (whenever we are blessed with internet connection!) Whilst most of our friends are stressing over student loans and preparing themselves to embrace the squalor of university halls… Read More