I Lived In Africa

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 40 People

    I live in chkoupistan

    and am not happy
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    Dec 5, 2014

    South Africa

    Surprised there aren't more groups like this, but I studied a semester at U of Cape Town. So "lived" is overselling it, but you get the idea. Some things that happened while I was there include: Getting robbed Being high almost every single day by 3pm taking pictures at Table...
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    Oct 21, 2011

    Lived In Lilongwe, Malawi

    for a year, from 1991-92.  Made lots of friends and visited Zambia, Zimbabwe, South Africa, Swaziland, Mozambique, Lesotho, Botswana, Tanzania, Kenya, and Uganda.
    shortynlucy shortynlucy
    Jul 31, 2008

    United Nations

    I've been living and working in different African countries now for 2+ years. I love this continent and all its various experiences. I've been with the United Nations in MONUC, UNMIS, UNAMID. During my time with the UN I've had the chance to travel to numerous countries in the...
    kenorapilot kenorapilot
    26-30, M
    Nov 6, 2010

    I Lived In Kenya and South Africae-

     I'm lucky to have a dad who has the travel bug- when I was 14, he got a job teaching at a high school in a little town called Kapkatet, Kenya. It is sort of near Kericho, and the name of the school was Tengecha High School. I loved being there- it totally opened...
    moonsnail moonsnail
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Jan 10, 2009

    Senegal, Mali And Cape Verde

    I was born in Cape Verde (google it) and have lived there most of my life.  Due to my parents work I'd have to travel a lot, I did enjoy all the places I've been and I have to admit it kept things interesting but it me made lose important things  like childhood friends and...
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    3 Responses Feb 14, 2012

    Past Lives

    Past lives,Sure they exist,If they don't,Why have I,Memories of Africa,I'm sure,In the past,Not this life,I've lived there.
    startinover1 startinover1
    1 Response Jun 29, 2012

    African Sunsets

    I was born in South Africa and lived in Cape town till my parents immigrated to New Zealand in 1980 – I still miss those great African sunsets. To experience that big red ball of fire wetting in the west at the end of a long hot day is magic – some thing to you don’t...
    kiwifun200626 kiwifun200626
    46-50, M
    1 Response Dec 4, 2010

    Lived In Namibia

    I lived in namibia last year (2006-2007) which was amazing. The country is very close to my heart still, and the surrounding countries which all so very different. I holidayed in Zambia, South Africa and Swaziland, and it's great to be a bus ride away from loads of different...
    bojangles88 bojangles88
    1 Response Aug 27, 2008
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