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16 01, 2015

$3,146 | Pizza party for the orphans!

By | 2017-05-21T17:51:07+00:00 January 16th, 2015|Cheap Trip BIG Impact|0 Comments

BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe. We met two British girls, Alex and Claire, who are coming every year since 5 years to volunteer at a conservation center and an orphanage. Last night they were organizing a little pizza party at the orphanage and we were invited to join. I’m so glad we did! […]

16 01, 2015

$3,149 | Bulawayo, I had the wrong idea

By | 2017-05-21T17:51:10+00:00 January 16th, 2015|Cheap Trip BIG Impact|0 Comments

BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe. It’s the very first time that our funds are higher than our personal seed of $3000! Thank you so much Simon (Vive la Réunion!), Nathan (Vive Canada!) and my dad (Vive la Réunion again!). It’s great to feel supported. We are still in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, and I’m so mad at myself to have [...]

12 01, 2015

$2,990 | Our first supportive accommodation!

By | 2017-05-21T17:51:10+00:00 January 12th, 2015|Cheap Trip BIG Impact|0 Comments

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa. We asked our first backpacker for support (which pretty much means free accommodation) and we got our first positive answer! What a nice feeling! So last night we stayed at Homebase Melville Backpackers (anciently Melville International) and we couldn’t be more thankful! Thanks to them we saved $40, […]