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Chuck and Mary's street in Selebi-Phikwe Chuck and Mary's street in Selebi-Phikwe
Chuck and Mary's Bed and Breakfast Chuck and Mary's Bed and Breakfast
Tish relaxing on the porch at Chuck and Mary's Tish relaxing on the porch at Chuck and Mary's
Chuck & Mary's front yard Chuck & Mary's front yard
The neighbor kids The neighbor kids
The neighbor kids The neighbor kids
Chuck & Mary's front yard Chuck & Mary's front yard
The African Countryside.  The skies are beautiful The African Countryside. The skies are beautiful
Power House sports athletic field Power House sports athletic field
Power House sports athletic field Power House sports athletic field
Power House sports athletic field Power House sports athletic field
Seen in Selebi-Phikwe. Women carry a lot of things on their head. Seen in Selebi-Phikwe. Women carry a lot of things on their head.
On the paths in Selibi-Phikwe On the paths in Selibi-Phikwe
This brown thing is the "green" on a golf course in Botswana This brown thing is the "green" on a golf course in Botswana
Chuck and our caddy Chuck and our caddy
Marion swinging the club Marion swinging the club
Marion swinging the club Marion swinging the club
Chuck hitting.. notice the donkeys on the fairway Chuck hitting.. notice the donkeys on the fairway
Chuck watering his front yard Chuck watering his front yard
Mary showing Tish their compost pile Mary showing Tish their compost pile
At the tennis courts At the tennis courts
At the tennis courts At the tennis courts
Tish swinging the racket Tish swinging the racket
Tish swinging the racket Tish swinging the racket
A crowded bus in Botswana A crowded bus in Botswana
Seen at the training center Seen at the training center
Seen at the training center Seen at the training center
Seen at the training center Seen at the training center
Seen at the training center Seen at the training center
Seen at the training center Seen at the training center
A kitten wandered by A kitten wandered by
As usual.... no toilet paper As usual.... no toilet paper
As usual... no toilet seat As usual... no toilet seat
Our Peace Corps staff Our Peace Corps staff
Scene at the training center Scene at the training center
Tish in one of our classes Tish in one of our classes
In one of our classes In one of our classes
Tom speaking in the class Tom speaking in the class
Tish enjoying class Tish enjoying class
Typical home in Kanye Typical home in Kanye
Kids at a friends home-stay house Kids at a friends home-stay house
Kids at a friends home-stay house Kids at a friends home-stay house
Kids at a friends home-stay house Kids at a friends home-stay house
Kids at a friends home-stay house Kids at a friends home-stay house
Working on our cooking project Working on our cooking project
Success... our cooking project Success... our cooking project
Our cooking project Our cooking project
The class on the way to a cultural event The class on the way to a cultural event
The class on the way to a cultural event The class on the way to a cultural event
The class on the way to a cultural event The class on the way to a cultural event
The class on the way to a cultural event The class on the way to a cultural event
The class on the way to a cultural event The class on the way to a cultural event
Tish at the cultural event Tish at the cultural event
Tribal Dancing Tribal Dancing
Traditional Botswana house, 500 years ago Traditional Botswana house, 500 years ago
Traditional Botswana house, 500 years ago Traditional Botswana house, 500 years ago
Traditional Botswana house, 500 yrs ago Traditional Botswana house, 500 yrs ago
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Blacksmithing the traditional way Blacksmithing the traditional way
Dinner at the cultural event Dinner at the cultural event
Scene at the cultural event Scene at the cultural event
Traditional dancing Traditional dancing
Traditional dancing Traditional dancing
Tish is invited to dance Tish is invited to dance
Our new language teacher Lily Our new language teacher Lily
Tish and I at the "paramount" Kgotla, here for a wedding Tish and I at the "paramount" Kgotla, here for a wedding
Kanya's version of Kroger... Choppies Kanya's version of Kroger... Choppies
Kanya's version of Kroger... Choppies Kanya's version of Kroger... Choppies
Kanya's version of Kroger... Choppies Kanya's version of Kroger... Choppies
Kanya's version of Kroger... Choppies Kanya's version of Kroger... Choppies
The store near our house... owned by our host mother The store near our house... owned by our host mother
Scene in the neighborhood Scene in the neighborhood
Our host mother recently commissioned this Kudu statue for the front of her house Our host mother recently commissioned this Kudu statue for the front of her house
View from the front of our house View from the front of our house
At the paramount Kgotla to see a wedding. Note the traditional Kgotla in front of a modern multi-story building where work is done. At the paramount Kgotla to see a wedding. Note the traditional Kgotla in front of a modern multi-story building where work is done.
At the paramount Kgotla to see a wedding At the paramount Kgotla to see a wedding
At the paramount Kgotla to see a wedding At the paramount Kgotla to see a wedding
The former home of one of the first chiefs of the tribe that lives in Kanye The former home of one of the first chiefs of the tribe that lives in Kanye
Touring the former home of the earliest chief Touring the former home of the earliest chief
Touring the former home of the earliest chief Touring the former home of the earliest chief
Seen at the wedding we attended at the Kgotla Women must wear traditional clothes Seen at the wedding we attended at the Kgotla Women must wear traditional clothes
Seen at the wedding we attended at the Kgotla Two of our trainees got into the spirit Seen at the wedding we attended at the Kgotla Two of our trainees got into the spirit
At the wedding we attended at the Kgotla At the wedding we attended at the Kgotla
At the wedding we attended at the Kgotla At the wedding we attended at the Kgotla
At the wedding we attended at the Kgotla At the wedding we attended at the Kgotla
At the wedding we attended at the Kgotla At the wedding we attended at the Kgotla
At the wedding we attended at the Kgotla At the wedding we attended at the Kgotla
At the wedding we attended at the Kgotla At the wedding we attended at the Kgotla
At the wedding we attended at the Kgotla At the wedding we attended at the Kgotla
At the wedding we attended at the Kgotla Even at the Kgotla, a pit latrine At the wedding we attended at the Kgotla Even at the Kgotla, a pit latrine
At the wedding we attended at the Kgotla At the wedding we attended at the Kgotla
At the wedding we attended at the Kgotla At the wedding we attended at the Kgotla
Wedding at the Kgotla, the parents of the bride speak to the Kgosi Wedding at the Kgotla, the parents of the bride speak to the Kgosi
Wedding at the Kgotla, the father of the groom waves a white flag signifying that he agrees with what the bride's parents have said Wedding at the Kgotla, the father of the groom waves a white flag signifying that he agrees with what the bride's parents have said
Wedding at the Kgotla, the bride and groom Wedding at the Kgotla, the bride and groom
Wedding at the Kgotla, the bride and groom Wedding at the Kgotla, the bride and groom
Wedding at the Kgotla, the bride and groom Wedding at the Kgotla, the bride and groom
The Kgosi and head men The Kgosi and head men
Kudu statue added at our house Kudu statue added at our house
We are finding out where we are going We are finding out where we are going
About to find out where we will be About to find out where we will be
Looking at the map... Looking at the map...
...It's Machudi. Our home for the next two years ...It's Machudi. Our home for the next two years
We are happy about our placement We are happy about our placement
Not far from Gabarone Not far from Gabarone
A typical scene in PST A typical scene in PST
The home we will be living in in Mochudi The home we will be living in in Mochudi
Thornbushes in Botswana Thornbushes in Botswana
Main shopping area in Mochudi Main shopping area in Mochudi
Scene from the back seat of a combi Scene from the back seat of a combi


 

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