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Why We Need You – Regular Giving

After months of closures as part of stringent lockdown measures to contain the spread of COVID-19, we were delighted to help the schools we support in Ghana, Kenya and Zanzibar...

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Thank You – Christmas Meal Appeal 2020

Happy New Year! The start of January marks not only the end of the festive season, but also the end of our 2020 Christmas Meal Appeal.  At African Adventures, we’re...

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All About the Christmas Meal Appeal!

The festive season is well and truly underway - and so is our Christmas Meal Appeal! We’d like to say a huge thank you to everyone who’s already donated. If...

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Five Things to Expect When Volunteering in Zanzibar

In the final instalment of our ‘Five Things to Expect’ blog series, we’re heading to the spectacular and idyllic island of Zanzibar…

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Guest Blog: The ethics of voluntourism

This week's blog has been submitted by Amy Lyall, one of our previous volunteers, who is currently studying Journalism. In her article, Amy reflects on her African Adventure in Ghana,...

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Volunteering in Ghana
Five Things To Expect When Volunteering in Ghana

In a previous blog, we paid a virtual visit (the best we can do right now!) to the spectacular landscapes of Kenya, as we explored its rich diversity and the...

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How has Africa been so resilient against COVID-19?

When the COVID-19 pandemic swept across the world in March and forced dozens of countries into lockdown, there were fears that Africa would be its next victim, and that the...

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Five things to expect when volunteering in Kenya

Africa is a continent of huge contrasts, with diverse landscapes, languages, and ways of life. This rich variety is reflected in each of our host destinations, so whether you choose...

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Book with Confidence for 2021

It’s fair to say that 2020 hasn’t turned out how any of us expected! At African Adventures, the Coronavirus pandemic has presented a number of challenges – not least the...

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Beth’s month in Kenya

Our Marketing and Communications Officer, Beth, spent four weeks in Kenya in the summer of 2012. In this week’s blog, she discusses her experience of volunteering abroad, and why she...

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