trails & tribulations

by Jakob


‘Happy dance’ made by Crutches. Yep, I’m in a couple of times too, thx Crutches!

Post tagged with: ‘volunteering’ - Published on Tuesday June 24 2014 at 10:18 AM

All Hands Volunteers, Project Leyte, Philippines

Post tagged with: ‘volunteering’ - Published on Wednesday May 21 2014 at 4:31 AM

Almost there

More than 11 hours later I am in Singapore again, and that feels good! I have only one fly-stage to go, but first I chill out a bit on this beautiful airport. I buy a snack, smoke a cigarette and update facebook. Also the time flies … it’s almost time to check in for the […]

Post tagged with: ‘volunteering’ - Published on Wednesday March 19 2014 at 9:07 PM

Time to leave

Early in the morning I woke up because I did not want to miss my flight, and in any case I wanted a bit of time at the airport. After a train journey of 1 ½ hours, I arrived at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and having checked in I was good at my ease a look […]

Post tagged with: ‘volunteering’ - Published on Tuesday March 18 2014 at 9:35 AM

I want to volunteer!

and so I decided to volunteer: Congratulations – your application to volunteer as part of All Hands’ Philippines Response has been received! We are working hard to process requests as quickly as possible and will be in touch shortly with more information. In the meantime you can see all the latest updates right here. Hope […]

Post tagged with: ‘volunteering’ - Published on Saturday January 4 2014 at 5:46 PM

Silimalombu, Lake Toba, Sumatra (again)

After a brief stopover in Kuala Lumpur I arrived in Medan, the capital of Sumatra. From the airport I walked to my guesthouse, the same guesthouse I had a year ago. It felt like I was here yesterday and at the same time I felt amazed to be back here. I bought some snacks at […]

Post tagged with: ‘volunteering’ - Published on Wednesday November 14 2012 at 6:53 AM

Volunteering in Silimalombu, Indonesia

I apparently was arrived in onion-season, because almost immediately after my arrival in “Ratna’s place” I was asked to help preparing onions to make them suitable for sale. Actually the onion-work wasn’t too bad, maybe even quite entertaining. I usually did this work with Rudy, the “old man”, as he often was called. My room […]

Post tagged with: ‘volunteering’ - Published on Friday December 23 2011 at 5:39 PM

Selamat datang di Silimalombu

I was a little bored of being the tourist all the time, so volentering on an ecological farm seemed a good idea to me, also because in in everyday life I do a kind of similar work. Via the Wooff-project ( worldwide opportunities on organic farms) I decided to go to an ecological farm on […]

Post tagged with: ‘volunteering’ - Published on Wednesday December 7 2011 at 4:47 PM
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