Khartoum - Post Report Question and Answers

But don't forget your:

VPN, sense of humor, perspective, and sense of adventure. And load up your consumables with any liquid items in excess of 16 ounces, as they are not allowed through the pouch. Don’t forget to bring clothing for all seasons, as you never know when you might be called back to the US/to a different climate. In addition, you have R&Rs, which most people use to go far, far away. - Feb 2018

Sense of humor and patience. With the right mind-set, you can learn to truly marvel at how many creative ways the Sudanese can mess things up. And be kind! You can defuse almost any tricky situation with a smile. - May 2017

Sense of humor, humility, patience, and did I mention VPN? - Nov 2016

Feminist literature. Sunscreen. Patience. Sense of humor. - Oct 2016

Flask. You'll want to take a nip here and there to make it seem better than it really is. - Mar 2016

Patience, and your consumables. You will find that getting a clean meal is very difficult; the cafeteria serves dirty food, and you'll struggle to learn how to prepare a decent meal for yourself from what you can buy here. Having consumables will make your life better. - Mar 2015

Light cotton and linen clothing, favorite cleaning supplies, favorite lotions, sunscreen. - Apr 2014

Sense of adventure. - Jun 2011

Off Mosquito Wipes. - Apr 2010

linen items, favorite magazines, books, DVDs, and board games. - May 2009

Books/DVDs/music. Comprehensive tool kit for home maintenance. Patience and a sense of humour also help. - Sep 2008

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