Monthly Archives: October 2011

Differences in wealth…

… between rich and poor, are relatively negligible in Norway, compared to the rest of the world, and especially compared to low-income countries. This is just one, among many of the facts that I have been aware of for many … Continue reading

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Krypdyr

I forrige uke oppdaget jeg at jeg hadde selskap i leiligheten min. Det satt en mellomstor firfirsle på veggen min. Jeg ble ganske redd i det jeg så ham, tenkte at han ikke hadde noe i leiligheten min å gjøre, … Continue reading

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Om å bo

Hvor lett det egentlig er å bo i Norge, tenker vi ikke over så ofte. Vi tar bare et par telefoner, og dermed har vi vann og kloakk, strøm og internett, søppeltømming og snømåking i gata. Må noe repareres, går … Continue reading

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Siku ya mzungu

On Sunday I went up north, to a beach called Kendwa. This is one of the places that attract turists, and it is no problem understanding why. I went together with Gunn Elin and Kate, who is a british girl we … Continue reading

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Transportation…

…can be a challenge. We were supposed to have a car with a private driver, but neither where arranged before we arrived here. The hospital has a driver, and we have been told that he is getting paid from them, … Continue reading

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It is starting to click!

This blog post was actually written on the FK world-blog (www.fk-world.com/en/Blog/My-Blog/?userID=5772), but since I´ve been having some technical difficulties there, I was never able to finish the text. On the fourth day here i Zanzibar, October 13th, I wrote the … Continue reading

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