My name is Carola. I'm a 32-year-old project manager from Germany's amazing capital city of Berlin. This journey actually begins in my childhood. Being born in Eastern Germany there wasn't too much thought of traveling exotic places when I was a child. Then the wall came down, and my parents would go as far as Spain or Tunisia. However, still no traveling for me: I was a teen then and they would tell us kids: "You'll go travel all those places when you're a grown-up."
To get us started here's a review of a trip to Tanzania I went on with my beloved NGO ONE. We went to Arusha and Dar es Salaam in October 2009 (right after the German general elections) to study the progress being made in the fight against poverty.. Continue reading