Tag Archives: Africa

That special kind of feeling… (travel & Africa)

There are actually a couple special kinds of feelings I want to look at in this one. They are both related to travel however. The first is the feeling I get of being in a new country. The pattern is … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Travels | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments

A Mirror in Juba

Good to be back on this blog in a travel sense of experiences, learning, perspectives, reflection and discovery. This one is a big reflection one 🙂 I’m currently back on the Stop Transmission of Polio (STOP) program for the second … Continue reading

Posted in 2015 Life, Opinions / Thoughts / Reflections, South Sudan, The End of Polio | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Radio Interview in Aotearoa New Zealand

I thought I would share this radio interview I did this morning in Wellington, Aotearoa New Zealand. It is basically similar to the 100’s of conversations I am lucky to have with lots of new people in new places. Our … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 Life, Opinions / Thoughts / Reflections | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Solution Swaziland…

Offering hope to those needing a little hand up I already mentioned Operation Hope in my previous blog when looking at Situation Swaziland but I really need to dedicate more words and passion to the work of Operation Hope. I … Continue reading

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Situation Swaziland…

Swaziland was a fascinating two-week experience and made special by two wonderful but separate experiences – one with a local NGO called Operation Hope and the other with my Swazi friend, Anson, and his family. My first week in Swaziland was an interesting … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 Life, Travels, Uganda | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Resilience Spectrum – where are you on the scale?

Bike trip end of day 3 of 7… I think it was as my kidneys felt like they were going to explode out the side of ribcage that I thought about what I was actually doing. I was cycling downhill … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 Life, Uganda | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

The Rwanda/Uganda Bike Tour of A Thousand (and fucking one) Hills – An Emotional Ride!

The Rwanda/Uganda Bike Tour of A Thousand (and fucking one) Hills An Emotional Ride! Rwanda is known as the land of a thousand hills and I certainly feel like I got to experience many of them on my 620km cycling … Continue reading

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