A Little Flashback

Bonjour!  I have had an absolutely aaaamaaaazing weekend in Carriacou and visiting the Tobago Cays. I don’t really have any words to describe how beautiful it was, but 1,500 photos of beach and blue water might tell you how stunning we thought it was. It’s taking some time to go through all the pictures, but […]

Kite Surfing on Union Island

Not really sure if I can write this here, but let’s hope no Grenadian government officials read this, haha! Because today, Lindsay, Karys, and I were somewhat illegal immigrants. Let me start from the beginning 🙂 There has been another student who has done an internship with the doctor I have been shadowing for the past couple […]

Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy (I’ll explain later!)

Yesterday I watched a laparoscopic cholecystectomy (in normal language: a surgery where they remove the gall bladder using the keyhole method (in norwegian: kikhulsoperasjon av galleblæren).  So today, you’re all getting a little introduction to biology/medicine 🙂 I have been shadowing a doctor at the private hospital every day for about three weeks now from 9-12. […]

More from Carriacou

Hello, hello! Hope everyone had a great start to the week! I arrived safely back from Carriacou on Wednesday (despite the ferry I was supposed to take being full and so I ended up having to take a veeery small “ferry” (it was not a ferry!) back to Grenada – but I survived and pushed […]

CARRIACOU CARNIVAL 2015

I experienced CARRIACOU CARNIVAL 2015 ! And what an experience! I’m not quite sure where to start in trying to explain carnival to you, so I put together a video instead which I hope will give a good impression of everything I experienced. Just before you watch it here’s just a little Carnival background information: Carnival in […]

Sandy Island!

Hola, hola! Just thought I’d stop by and show you some pictures from my little excursion yesterday to an island called Sandy Island, which is a very small island, with a lot of … sand! It was a quick 5 minute boat ride from the beach where I’m staying so I got a water taxi […]

Explore: Carriacou

Hello everyone! Lack of internet has meant no blogging – but I found some working wi-fi so we good 🙂 A little update since last time you heard from me; on Friday morning I left for an island called Carriacou! Carriacou is part of Grenada and is a 2 hour ferry trip away from Grenada. […]