Self-Care Tips for Volunteers Abroad

Written By Frank Hamilton, a blogger and translator from Manchester. He writes about blogging, digital marketing, and self-education. He also loves traveling and speaks Spanish, French, German, and English.   A volunteer is a person who makes the world a better place without receiving material rewards. And this intention is priceless! Each person who decides to participate in […]

Key Safety Tips For Volunteering in Africa

Written by by Mark Gray, a creative consultant who is the author of a detailed resource for safety awareness while travelling abroad.    So you have decided to go volunteering in Africa, well done! Volunteering is a spectacularly selfless and character-building experience, and it is something you will remember for a lifetime. However, as the trip approaches […]

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Photo Series: The Real Faces Of India

There’s something about authentic photography that captivates us all. Maybe it’s that it represents a moment lost in time or that it exposes a different side of things. It can incite feelings of curiosity, happiness, familiarity, and even sorrow. An authentic photograph makes the subject come alive in a viewer’s mind. Like the great Swiss-American photographer and filmmaker Robert Frank […]

10 Incredible Things About Volunteering With Children

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to volunteer with children? Volunteering in childcare has awesome perks and its not only because kids can be so darn cute! Here are 10 Incredible Things About Volunteering With Children!   #1 Kids love you as you are   To kids, you are the human equivalent of the […]

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Is Voluntourism Really That Bad?

“Voluntourism” is the informal term for being involved in voluntary work while traveling and exploring the country where the volunteer work takes place. Over the past decade, voluntourism — which is also called volunteering abroad — has become a major travel trend, with an expected 20 million volunteer travelers per year by 2020!   While […]