The Kinky Green


Happy 2014!

Posted in Peace Corps Adventures by Joy on January 15, 2014

I don’t have anything profound or witty to say, but I do have some pictures to share & fairly decent internet speed at the moment. So… Photo post!

Attempting to fly fish at Lake Tanganyika, Zambia.

Attempting to fly fish at Lake Tanganyika, Zambia.

Enjoying Lake Tanganyika

Enjoying Lake Tanganyika

My awesome counterpart Lista gives a condom demonstration to teenagers who came out for our Voluntary HIV Counseling & Testing event

My awesome counterpart Lista gives a condom demonstration to teenagers who came out for our Voluntary HIV Counseling & Testing event

They made me eat a chicken foot wrapped in intestines... Yummm

They made me eat a chicken foot wrapped in intestines… Yummm

Zaweney, my village neice, sporting her new fancy dress

Zaweney, my village neice, sporting her new fancy dress

So many fruit bats roost on trees at Kasanka National Park that they snap huge limbs off

So many fruit bats roost on trees at Kasanka National Park that they snap huge limbs off

Morgan made a friend

Morgan made a friend

Bats! Lots & lots of bats.

Bats! Lots & lots of bats.

A bit too close for comfort

A bit too close for comfort

Carl found something special

Carl found something special

Around dusk, the bats leave their roost & go absolutely nuts

Around dusk, the bats leave their roost & go absolutely nuts

These boys at Lake Malawi hammed it up for the camera

These boys at Lake Malawi hammed it up for the camera

Nkhata Bay, Lake Malawi

Nkhata Bay, Lake Malawi

Lake Malawi

Lake Malawi

Martha demonstrates making bread dough

Martha demonstrates making bread dough

Baking bread, dutch oven-style

Baking bread, dutch oven-style

Winnfrida takes notes dutifully

Winnfrida takes notes dutifully

The people of Lake Tanganyika catch & dry small fish called kapenta, which are shipped all over Zambia

The people of Lake Tanganyika catch & dry small fish called kapenta, which are shipped all over Zambia

Crocodile Island, Lake Tanganyika

Crocodile Island, Lake Tanganyika

Canoe on Lake Tanganyika

Canoe on Lake Tanganyika