A very unexpected trip to Sierra Leone April 27th 2011 We weren't planning on going to Sierra Leone, in fact we weren't planning on going on any holiday. A HUGE stroke of good luck on my boyfriend Lukes part, meant that we suddenly had tickets to anywhere on the BMI network for free!! I know, I didn't believe it myself at first.
So the plan was to go somewhere as far away as possible, cheap (as this wasn't a planned holiday, and so ... read more
Africa » Sierra Leone » Freetown The 1991 to 2002 civil war between the government and the Revolutionary United Front (RUF) resulted in tens of thousands of deaths and the displacement of more than 2 million people (about one-third of the population), many of whom are now refugees i... ... read more