RBCS departs Ghana

Day 21-27th July 2018 An early rise for the group this morning allowed us to set off for Accra relatively on time. The journey was long, the singing quality poor and the toilet stops frequent, but we made it to Accra with time for 20 mins in the mall. Seeing…

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Exploring Ghana

Day 18-24 July 2018 We enjoyed another western meal last night and relaxed after a long day traveling. Despite waking up bright and early for an 8.00 departure we left at 9.30 in true Ghanaian style. We climbed what was thought to be the highest point in Ghana until we…

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Exploring Ghana

Day 19-23rd July 2018 Another early start saw the team ready for the drive to the monkey sanctuary. Unfortunately the bus driver wasn’t ready so we were left waiting around as per usual. The boredom was relieved by some football, and after some dodgy play from Pinky and heroics from…

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Relaxation at Stumble Inn

At Stumble Inn we were given a dance/bongo/fire throwing display. Some of us were asked to throw fireballs into the air for the man to catch in his mouth (to somewhat limited success). We were also made to perform the dances we had learned earlier in the week much to…

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Sunday church service

Day 18-20th July 2018Saturday nights dinner was a favourite of everyone’s, jollof rice with fish, followed by some bonding time with the buddies. Sunday began with pancakes for breakfast (another fav of the camp) before making our way to the churches. We were supposed to do a tour of 5,…

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Full day of project work

Day 16-18 July 2018 A day off project work was a nice reward today. The team woke up at normal time as we went for a tour of the village. Two of the village elders demonstrated the dynamics of the community and explained how they have gravitated away from traditional…

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Sports training and painting of murals

Day 13-17 July 2018 Practice for the big Ghana-England football match begun last night with a brutal game of one touch one bounce, Harry and Jack falling victim to skills of James, Pricey and Mr. Hartland. Later, penalty training for the team went well, showing promise for tomorrow’s game. This…

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Full day of project work

Day 12-1 6th July 2018 Last night was an early one for most with everyone tucked in by 9. We rose religiously at 6:37. There was some confusion over breakfast over whether it was pancakes or French toast, causing a mass debate. We then got underway at 8:03 under our…

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