Dearest Mums, Dads, Siblings, Grandparents, Boyfriends, Girlfriends, Pets, Leap Towers, Previous Leapers, Future Leapers, Friends and the General Public, Day 67: Friday 6th June: Today was our very last visit to Puerto La Cruz, the source of internet and the famous chicken sandwich! Here we all did some last minute shopping, sent some emails and… Read More


Dearest Mums, Dads, Siblings, Grandparents, Boyfriends, Girlfriends, Pets, Leap Towers, Previous Leapers, Future Leapers, Friends and the General Public, Day 28: Monday 28th April: It was our first visit to the school for disabled children and adults; however they were not there as they do not attend school on Mondays. We met the teachers and… Read More


    Dearest Mums, Dads, Siblings, Grandparents, Boyfriends, Girlfriends, Pets, Leap Towers, Previous Leapers, Future Leapers, Friends and the General Public, Day 54: Saturday 24th May: So it was breakfast at the usual hour of 7:30am. Afterwards, we all ventured into Puerto to buy supplies for our Gran Sabana tour, Ollie and Robbie continued to… Read More


Dearest Mums, Dads, Siblings, Grandparents, Boyfriends, Girlfriends, Pets, Leap Towers, Previous Leapers, Future Leapers, Friends and the General Public, Day 42: Monday 12th May: During the morning we went to Puerto to get wi-fi and have lunch. I typed up some of the blog and the others did some research for our new project which… Read More


Dearest Mums, Dads, Siblings, Grandparents, Boyfriends, Girlfriends, Pets, Leap Towers, Previous Leapers, Future Leapers, Friends and the General Public, Day 35: Monday 5th May: Ollie, Robbie, Alice and Rosie had a very active start to the day as they walked up the hill. Breakfast came next and then Spanish class. However, I didn’t make it… Read More


Dearest Mums, Dads, Siblings, Grandparents, Boyfriends, Girlfriends, Pets, Leap Towers, Previous Leapers, Future Leapers, Friends and the General Public, Day Twenty-One: Monday 21st April: A Jakera Lodge breakfast was a God send! I don’t think I have ever witnessed such scoffing, everyone must have been starving! Spanish lessons commenced once again after a highly important… Read More


Dearest Mums, Dads, Siblings, Grandparents, Boyfriends, Girlfriends, Pets, Leap Towers, Previous Leapers, Future Leapers, Friends and the General Public, Day Fourteen: Monday 14th April: Breakfast was delicious as always, however our morning was quite peculiar! We had a ´team building´ session which consisted of tasks that tested our tolerance and trust of each other. It… Read More


Dearest Mums, Dads, Siblings, Grandparents, Boyfriends, Girlfriends, Pets, Leap Towers, Previous Leapers, Future Leapers, Friends and the General Public, Day Five: Saturday 5th April: The weekend had finally arrived and Georgina summed up our first Saturday in Venezuela very fittingly, she said “we ventured into Puerto on our own for the first time which was… Read More


Dearest Mums, Dads, Siblings, Grandparents, Boyfriends, Girlfriends, Pets, Leap Towers, Previous Leapers, Future Leapers, Friends and the General Public, As you may or may not know (I hope you do by now) we arrived safely at Jakera Lodge late on Tuesday evening after three flights, three airports and an unsatisfactory amount of sleep! Just to… Read More


Hi everyone, So since our last update the group have been renovating and hosting Jakera Club in Playa Colorada before moving to Caripe  – for re-forestation and renovation of a local primary school. Jakera Club stage went very well I feel. We had the group again split into three smaller teams, each managed by a… Read More