A week has already passed since my return to home and I can hardly believe it. It seems like a moment ago I was still walking the streets of Câmara de Lobos, with the wind in my hair and the sun on my skin. Looking back on my EVS in Teatro Metaphora I cannot help … More Back to reality
This week I spend assisting in organisation of a Medical course that was held in Santana and as we know – all work and no play makes Jack a dull boy. Because of this reason the main organizer decided to break our routine and take us all – participants of the course and organizers – … More Let’s go on a cultural trip
There is no shortage of things one can do if you have the creativity for it and Christina (a local volunteer) sure has her creativity on a high! 🙂 A couple of weeks ago she showed us how to create earrings out of cans, staying true to the Teatro Metaphora mission of recycling and reusing … More Busy hands are happy hands
There’s a famous proverb that says “All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy.” It couldn’t be more accurate! We have been working hard on our Fragile project, making can art and light installations for the exhibition that will occur on the 27th of June. But for one day we put our work to … More Happy Birthday, boss 🙂
When I first embarked on my EVS journey I had no clue how my life would turn upside down and in many views start anew. Sure I knew that I was moving to a foreign country with some basic knowledge of the new culture I am going to be a part of and I was … More All you need is love
A great way to spend a sunny day in the island of everlasting spring is taking a stroll. But a even better way to spend is to show the sights to newcomers. And that’s exactly what we did today. Yesterday new volunteers came to Madeira to join us in our project. Two lovely Turkish girls … More Welcome to Madeira!
On the last day of April all EVS volunteers of Teatro Metaphora gathered once again to participate in the closing ceremony of child abuse and mistreatment month. We gathered in front of the municipal building of Câmara de Lobos in the early morning hours where the festivities were held through out the day. The sun … More Paint a child’s face and bring a smile upon it