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First Impressions

When we arrived at Kilimanjaro it was dark and it still had not hit me that we were actually in Africa. We headed to the Outpost, moved into our rooms, and went to bed. When we woke up Sunday morning … Continue reading

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First Impressions

First Impressions 5/8 I’ve only been here for a week but it feels like so much longer. Arusha is amazing and beautiful and I am so happy that I’m here. It’s a lot better than I expected. I don’t really … Continue reading

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First Impressions…

The start of this trip was really rough. The plane rides were okay just long but once we finally arrived at the Outpost Lodge everything hit me at once. My phone wouldn’t work so I couldn’t communicate with any family back … Continue reading

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Karibu! Welcome!

After about 18 hours of traveling, we finally arrived at the Outpost late Saturday night. It was dark out so I couldn’t really see anything. I went to my room and was happily surprised at how nice it was. The … Continue reading

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First Impressions

Since we arrived in Tanzania when it had already turned dark, the ride to the Outpost was uninteresting. The morning though, is when everything came into perspective and I started my journey in this amazing country and city of Arusha. … Continue reading

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First Impressions

Tanzania is such a beautiful place. The people here are so kind and always humor us when we try to speak in Swahili. I am teaching at Assumption Primary School and I love it. When we met with the academic … Continue reading

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First Impressions

I arrived Sunday night May 3rd feeling more zombie like then a human. However I was also riding a wave of excitement coming to such a new place. The plane ride was long but not as bad as I expected. … Continue reading

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