After an 8 hour flight with a mediocre film selection and a menu that won’t be winning a Michelin star anytime soon we arrived in Arusha. The African experience kicked off with immigration an experience to say the least… Bucket baths aside and a toaster that does not toast but instead only warms bread, we… Read More


Hi everyone! We’re into week 5 of our Tanzania adventure now! This week we’ve been back in our main base, Arusha, but have been working at a different place every few days. We started off the week at government school where we were faced with the challenging task of refurbishing a classroom so that a… Read More


Hi everyone! Week three here in Arusha has come to an end, with lots of work to finish up at the school we’ve been working at, Bluebell, we are all pretty tired! But feeling very accomplished. This week has been our final week working at Bluebell, which was pretty sad, as we all felt a… Read More


We’ve now completed not only our second project but a quarter of our time here in Tanzania! We were at a secondary school this week building the foundations for a kitchen. This involved digging a rectangular ditch, filling it with rocks we collected from the sides of roads (a bizarre experience!) and preparing our own… Read More