Jaya jaya Nepal

That’s that. We’ve left Nepal, and are currently sitting in Delhi airport (apparently voted the second best in the world), waiting for Lufthansa to deliver our boarding passes to us. It’s been an absolutely mad last week, with lots of rushed goodbyes, the painting of a [...]

2014-09-21T17:05:02+00:00 September 21st, 2014|HVP, Nepal, Travel Diary|Comments Off on Jaya jaya Nepal

“It’s like frogspawn, but pleasant”

The length of time between each blog post pretty much directly correlates with how much of a good time I’m having. I’m having a pretty good time. Another teaching week has flown by, filled with classes and marking of homework and despairing of children for not [...]

2014-09-09T18:40:28+00:00 September 9th, 2014|HVP, Nepal, Travel Diary|Comments Off on “It’s like frogspawn, but pleasant”

A Day in the Life

05.25: Between 2 and 4 alarms ring. Time for yoga. 05.26: Between 2 and 4 alarms are snoozed or switched off. Yoga can wait until tomorrow. I set my alarm again for a couple of hours later, thinking I may as well get some lesson planning [...]

2014-08-18T17:50:01+00:00 August 18th, 2014|HVP, Nepal, Travel Diary|1 Comment

“Learning is good, understanding is better, realising is best”

Hatfield Nepal Project is now officially underway! Both teams have gone their separate ways, a couple of the Cambridge volunteers have now arrived and have settled in, and today we had our first taste of teaching. On Sunday we had the day to ourselves to explore [...]

2014-08-12T15:28:10+00:00 August 12th, 2014|HVP, Nepal, Travel Diary|Comments Off on “Learning is good, understanding is better, realising is best”