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Working on Projects

February 16th, 2009 · 1 Comment

During our first 2 weeks in Niger, we spent time in Niamey working on projects at Sahel Academy and various SIM facilities. At Sahel, Brad found a high speed Internet connection in the new library and set himself to work on business planning and financial admin issues, and Lynette carried out a bunch of duties, [...]

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Tags: Niger · Photos · Travel

Photos posted to Facebook

February 7th, 2009 · 2 Comments

I used Facebook’s nice photo upload tool to load 59 photos to my Facebook page from our trip over here and Morocco. The drawback is that I think you have to be my Facebook friend to view the photos, so you might need to add me as a friend. If you’ve never heard of Facebook, [...]

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Tags: Germany · Morocco · Photos · Travel

Neat photos from Chad

February 6th, 2009 · No Comments

Not that Chad – Chad the country. These photos aren’t mine or in Niger, but they might as well be. They are certainly representative of things we have seen. Both pics from: http://www.sahara.it/bm/saharaThree/viaggi/resoconti/destinazione-chad.shtml

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Traveling with kids

February 5th, 2009 · No Comments

Some people have been wondering how it has been traveling with the kids. I think it helps that our kids have been subjected to long periods of boredom on many drives between Regina and Calgary, Winnipeg, Edmonton, Prince Albert, Toronto, and other places. We refuse to have a DVD player in the car – we [...]

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Tags: Morocco · Niger · Photos

Morocco

February 2nd, 2009 · No Comments

So during our few days in Morocco, we stayed at the Golden Tulip Hotel-des-Arts, which I think translates into “the crazy-looking hotel we insist you see as art.” Witness:   The hotel seems to be a series of buildings built around a big central garden area, but it turns out that the garden is really [...]

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Tags: Morocco · Photos · Travel

Photos taken en route

January 28th, 2009 · 2 Comments

The temp on the way to the airport in Regina The smallest plane of the bunch. This is taken from the back on the Regina to Calgary run. The Lufthansa plane for the Calgary to Frankfurt trip. Flying to Frankfurt – the kids stayed awake the entire flight due to movies. Tommy fell asleep as [...]

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Tags: Photos · Travel

Feb 15 Update

February 15th, 2008 · No Comments

It’s first thing in the morning on Feb 15th. While the air has been dusty the past few days, it is obvious today that it is worse than any of the previous days. Visibility is way down and the wind is strong. I took over 500 yesterday, so I hope to publish some more photos [...]

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Tags: Niger · Photos · Travel