Dive Adventures in Tofo, Mozambique
A solo volunteer trip to dive and research in Tofo, Mozambique!
May 11 Today was my first dive. It was a completely different experience than I’ve ever had before. I fought terrible seasickness, for one thing. Apparently, the med I am taking for malaria preventative causes seasickness. Must take dramamine. Here is how it goes here with Peri Peri divers: from the dive shop you go […]
Felix, one of the young men I volunteered with in Mozambique, has come to visit me in Cozumel! He is traveling Mexico with 3 of his friends from Oxford University. Felix is now an Oxford graduate! Time for real life….but not quite yet. He arrived yesterday and we did a long snorkel from my backyard […]
Ocean Safari may10 Marcel, Ben, Pieter and I went on our first ocean safari today…sadly, no whale sharks. But I did see my first ever Hammerhead shark and Black Fin Reef shark. We also encountered two pods of dolphins, both bottlenose and humpback dolphins. I was not in good position to take photos of anything. […]
May 9 The volunteer organizers have been out of town since I’ve been here, stuck at the border into Mozambique. The other divers and I have had quite a bit of free time. Most of the group are just learning to dive, and spent the day in a classroom doing dive tables. I have been […]
In May 2012 I did a volunteer trip to Tofo, Mozambique. The trip, with All Out Africa, marked a turning point in my life. I kept a journal while I was there, and I would like to share my memories and photos with you. Also, I will be taking another research trip in January with […]