Eleanor's blog

Eleanor Blog 3   29 October, 2014
I feel like an alien. Everyone is just staring me all the time, I havn't got green skin and eyes on stalks or anything, it's just I look different. Even when we're in the car, they stare. It's like there's a big sign saying 'white people inside'....


Eleanor Blog 2   24 October, 2014
We've just left my favourite place so far. I could have stayed there for weeks. We've been staying in the Buddhist root institute retreat in Bodhi Gaya. It was so nice and peaceful and quiet. I loved it. It was all beautiful gardens with statues ever...
Eleanor Blog 1   21 October, 2014
BLOG 1 The world has come to an end. We have lost our huge, comfortable, spacious, luxury truck. I want to cry. We now have a crappy little family car that is way too small. There are four of us, and we have to squish onto three seats, with our knee...
Setting Off   20 October, 2014
Yesterday we had a big send off from Kathmandu and started the trip! It was great, there were so many people there to see us off and wish us good luck. All the support was really nice and I really enjoyed it because we got garlands of flowers and whi...
The beginning   18 October, 2014
The journey has been very long! we se off from our house at about one after packing desperately all night long! we drove down to London and arrived at heathrow at 6. we met the others in the airport and they gave us our hoodies and t shirts with the ...
Eleanor: Blog 2   21 September, 2014
Yesterday I had my first go on the motorbike. It was very exciting! I was a little bit nervous at first but it was alright once I was on it. Dad took me through Delamere forest so we wouldn't go too fast. We went to Slad valley to see the Potokars fo...
Eleanor: Blog 1   1 August, 2014
Hi my name is Eleanor and I'm part of the k2d team along with my mum, dad, brother and the Potokars. My mum is a plastic surgeon at Alder Hey children's hospital and she also works with Interburns in Nepal and Bangladesh. With this trip we hope to ra...