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Life Solomon Islands

It’s been a long time, without you my friend.

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August 4, 2017

Today we had a celebratory flat white at Lime Lounge to mark our one-month anniversary. That’s right, they have flat whites here! The coffees have that telltale long-life aftertaste,…

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First Impressions

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July 12, 2017

We’ve passed the one-week mark and we’ve had a week of orientation. This has included one public holiday, one power-cut, and two water-cuts already – how exciting.

First impressions: Honiara…

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Nid go lo ofis first time

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July 11, 2017

After being told the office opens anytime between 8 and 8:30 am, I arrived at 8:30 am to find it devoid of life. I came back at 8:50 am…

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Dan and Nid go lo Solomon Islands

on
July 4, 2017

Our first blog post. Can’t believe we’re finally here.

From Auckland to Brisbane to Honiara, and seven suitcases in tow.

Hello Solomon Islands. Home for the next two years.