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Pheri betaula Nepal :(

UNITED KINGDOM | Monday, 5 Oct 2009 | Views [634] | Comments [5]

Namaste everyone, I thought I'd write one final blog before leaving Nepal, I'm not really sure of its purpose, maybe to act as a summary or evaluation, or maybe just to express how ten weeks can teach you more than years of conventional ... Read more >

It's still Dashain!

UNITED KINGDOM | Monday, 28 Sep 2009 | Views [626] | Comments [7]

Namaste everyone, I wasn't sure whether to blog again or wait until closer til "leaving time" but here I am. It's crazy that I'll be returning home so soon, in all honesty I'm petrified. Life here is like a bubble, it's ... Read more >

Dashain Festival

UNITED KINGDOM | Tuesday, 22 Sep 2009 | Views [1146] | Comments [5]

(Picture - Ramdevi, Meena and I in the old house *the house I cant stand up straight in* having dinner) Hi everyone, So on Saturday it was the first day of the Dashain Festival. The festival lasts for 15 days and is pretty much the equivalent ... Read more >

One month left....

UNITED KINGDOM | Tuesday, 15 Sep 2009 | Views [464] | Comments [5]

Hi everyone, So in the last blog entry I completely forgot to write about my host sisters birthday! She turned 7 on the 7 th Sept so our host family had a big party for her!   Me and Meena got her some bangles and had also planned to ... Read more >

Private school, orphanage, hospital trip & Maiti Nepal

UNITED KINGDOM | Tuesday, 8 Sep 2009 | Views [703] | Comments [4]

(Picture - the girls and Cha Cha at the project sight) Hi everyone, so here's the next blog entry - a lot has happened in the past 6 days!! On Friday after work and tiffin a few of us went for an interaction session with the teachers of Sirutar ... Read more >

Missing you all!

UNITED KINGDOM | Wednesday, 2 Sep 2009 | Views [715] | Comments [6]

(Picture - Two boys in mine and Meena's class at the school, Picas and Denis) Hi everyone, So on Saturday a few of us got up early to catch the public bus to Kathmandu - one of the volunteers host sister Sabina came with us to help ... Read more >

Start of week three!

UNITED KINGDOM | Friday, 28 Aug 2009 | Views [630] | Comments [9]

(Picture - us in the hut where we have tiffin every day playing black jack...again!) Namaste everyone! So not much has happened since I last updated this. As I said on Sunday there was a festival for some families in the village where women wear ... Read more >

Leech bite...

UNITED KINGDOM | Sunday, 23 Aug 2009 | Views [1072] | Comments [4]

(Picture - At the "Hotel in the clouds") Hi everyone, So, on Friday morning I awoke after an eventful night of sickness. I have now decided that my body just refuses to like the street bought somosas, even if they are amazing and cost ... Read more >

Nearly two weeks here...

UNITED KINGDOM | Wednesday, 19 Aug 2009 | Views [563] | Comments [4]

(Picture - My 2 host sisters/didi's (Ramdevi and Gyanu) and my sister-in-law Bhauju.) Hi guys, haven't got long left on internet now - spent too much time on facebook chat to Dad and Ashlee!! So on Friday we went to Kathmandu for Holly's birthday ... Read more >


UNITED KINGDOM | Friday, 14 Aug 2009 | Views [627] | Comments [4]

(Picture - All the volunteers at Patan Temple) Namaste, tapalai kasta chaa? This is the first proper chance I've had to go on the internet since we arrived in Nepal. I tried to update this on Wednesday when we made our first trip to Lubhu but ... Read more >


UNITED KINGDOM | Tuesday, 4 Aug 2009 | Views [558] | Comments [8]

Hi everyone, So I'm off to Nepal on Thursday - aah! Quite scared, and nervous, and excited, ah! Please keep me updated with everything going on here in England - letters/emails much appreciated :) Alyx Pleaden, Platform2 ... Read more >

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