Monthly Archives: October 2014

La lingua franca

When it comes to travel, it’s definitely an advantage if English is your fist language. Even here, half the world away in a country which has no connections with the British Empire, most of the adults I live and work … Continue reading

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The beautiful game

Over the past week, two separate events left me in a state of extreme dehydration. The second of these was a rather messy affair which I won’t recount for fear of putting you off your dinner, so I shall instead … Continue reading

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A mountain idyll to a beach paradise

How much adventure can you pack into a single day? I found out last Saturday when I shared not one but two unforgettable experiences with a group of new found friends. Gina, a friend of Yvrose from Nantucket, Massachusetts, and … Continue reading

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A trip to the market

Term is in full swing here at Hope House.  The classes are filling up, my teaching timetable is starting to get quite busy, and exciting devlopments are taking place; a new tree is putting down roots in the Director’s office, … Continue reading

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