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South Africa trip

Girls Just Had* to Have Fun and Snacks

When we’re not laughing together at night, we’re eating snacks and playing all kinds of card games. We each brought snacks and protein bars from home but we’re noticing so many similar and different snacks in the markets! Even the flavors of Lays potato chips are very different, and then we found Simba chips!! There’s

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South Africa trip

Tourist Infused Update

Hello, home!! We only have been quiet on the blog. Our days are full of exploring and taking photos and our nights are full of laughs and card games. We are a tired and hopeful bunch but we are doing so much! Tuesday we explored a Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden. There were a lot of green

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South Africa trip

We Made It!

Hello from the other side…… don’t worry about whatever else Adele said; we’re here, we’re so happy and we finally slept! Flight lengths got the best of us but we beat the jet lag! Yesterday was a long day but packed with adventure! We made it to some markets and explored different snacks than what

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Days before Departure

We are all full of excitement, adventure, and questions! Packing clothing, toiletries and donations is important but we’ve all got bravery and pride in our checked bags, carry-on bags and personal items too! See ya at the airport!! 🌍🩵

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South Africa

South Africa Orientation

Today, the group traveling abroad to South Africa met for the first time in person! We exchanged donations, shared traditional meals, anxieties, courage and laughs! In less than two months, we will be on our way to Cape Town to teach and learn. We are all ready, eager and excited.

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