COMING TO GHANA: DAY 14

ARE YOU PACKED? YOU TOOK YOUR SHOTS? LET’S GO GHANA! AND THE BEST PART IS… YOU DO NOT NEED TO GET A PASSPORT! Coming to Ghana Day 14 – The new arrival On Sunday morning, Marie and I woke up feeling optimistic of meeting the new arrival. All we knew was that the volunteer is…

COMING TO GHANA: DAY 13

ARE YOU PACKED? YOU TOOK YOUR SHOTS? LET’S GO GHANA! AND THE BEST PART IS… YOU DO NOT NEED TO GET A PASSPORT! Coming to Ghana Day 13 – The connection Shalom knocked on our door with breakfast and announced she had a call from her mother and she needed to go home (another town…

COMING TO GHANA: DAY 12

ARE YOU PACKED? YOU TOOK YOUR SHOTS? LET’S GO GHANA! AND THE BEST PART IS… YOU DO NOT NEED TO GET A PASSPORT! Day 12 – The Deliverance It was 8:45 am when we left when we saw a hoard of teenage girls in their school uniforms waiting to catch a glimpse of our next…

COMING TO GHANA: DAY 11

ARE YOU PACKED? YOU TOOK YOUR SHOTS? LET’S GO GHANA! AND THE BEST PART IS… YOU DO NOT NEED TO GET A PASSPORT! Coming to Ghana Day 11 – The flashing lights Today we started our day late with the overcast and grey skies. Shalom led the way to school. Marie’s leg was doing better…

COMING TO GHANA: DAY 10

ARE YOU PACKED? YOU TOOK YOUR SHOTS? LET’S GO GHANA! AND THE BEST PART IS… YOU DO NOT NEED TO GET A PASSPORT! Coming to Ghana Day 10 – Dancing in the thunderstorm We dismissed our students at the end of school and made our way to the seamstress opposite the market to enquire about…

COMING TO GHANA: DAY 9

ARE YOU PACKED? YOU TOOK YOUR SHOTS? LET’S GO GHANA! AND THE BEST PART IS… YOU DO NOT NEED TO GET A PASSPORT! Coming to Ghana Day 9 – Down by the riverside I decided to wash some of my clothes and my towel so I have a week worth of clean clothes, towel and…

COMING TO GHANA: DAY 8

ARE YOU PACKED? YOU TOOK YOUR SHOTS? LET’S GO GHANA! AND THE BEST PART IS… YOU DO NOT NEED TO GET A PASSPORT! Coming to Ghana Day 8– The boys to the yard The morning after the night before was a struggle for us to get up since we were still exhausted from our adventure…

COMING TO GHANA: DAY 7

ARE YOU PACKED? YOU TOOK YOUR SHOTS? LET’S GO GHANA! AND THE BEST PART IS… YOU DO NOT NEED TO GET A PASSPORT! Coming to Ghana Day 7 – Chasing Waterfalls Alfred asked us if we wanted to go to the Wli waterfalls as it was the tallest waterfall in West Africa. I was excited…

COMING TO GHANA: DAY 6

ARE YOU PACKED? YOU TOOK YOUR SHOTS? LET’S GO GHANA! AND THE BEST PART IS… YOU DO NOT NEED TO GET A PASSPORT! Coming to Ghana Day 6 – Independent Women I had a good night sleep and waking up to some groovy music from our neighbour. I was feeling the weekend! I went outside…

COMING TO GHANA: DAY 5

ARE YOU PACKED? YOU TOOK YOUR SHOTS? LET’S GO GHANA! AND THE BEST PART IS… YOU DO NOT NEED TO GET A PASSPORT! Coming to Ghana Day 5 – The stormy night Today, I felt a lot better after feeling sick in the heat. I had the best sleep since arriving in Ghana and I…

COMING TO GHANA: DAY 4

ARE YOU PACKED? YOU TOOK YOUR SHOTS? LET’S GO GHANA! AND THE BEST PART IS… YOU DO NOT NEED TO GET A PASSPORT! Coming to Ghana Day 4 – The revenge of the mosquitoes After a not so great sleep because of strong winds and nightmares, I woke up at 3:30 am and did not…

COMING TO GHANA: DAY 3

ARE YOU PACKED? YOU TOOK YOUR SHOTS? LET’S GO GHANA! AND THE BEST PART IS… YOU DO NOT NEED TO GET A PASSPORT! Coming to Ghana Day 3 – Meeting The Children After an uncomfortable sleep, I quickly got up to go to use the outhouse to finally go and pee. It was quiet outside…