Overview Africa Diary

Visiting Jeddah and The Girl I Sponsor in The Gambia

Visiting a school in Jeddah, Brikama and the little girl I sponsor

A Visit to a Very Special School

My visit to the new school that I helped to build in The Gambia

Backpacking In Africa? Tick

During the summer of 2009, a year after graduating university and still none-the

Catching-up With Old Friends and Cooking Fish Benech

Learning to cook a traditional Gambian meal, fish benechin.

Ngala Lodge - On The Cliff Tops of Bakau, Gambia

Our arrival at Ngala Lodge - a former colonial mansion and our home for the next

The beginning... how it came about that I'd be

How I first heard about the need for a school in Dairuharu and my first visit.

Nyodema and The Gambia

My visits to The Gambia and my work with the community group Nyodema - celebrati

Have I Introduced You To The Squat Toilet?

In the summer of 2009 I spent 6 weeks travelling from Nairobi down to Cape Town,

A unique township experience? Come to Mzoli's!

Oh Mzoli's, how I love you so! I first heard of Mzoli's during my ver

In Defense Of The Vuvuzela at the Football World Cup

We made it to South Africa, were here on the ground and the energy here is more

PaterNoster - Last but by no means least

No booking had been made for the last leg of our holiday, but we decided whateve

Arniston - Penultimate Part of our Amazing Holiday i

Our next journey by car was to Arniston, which is a beautiful seaside retreat cl