With more than 275,000 visitors to the islands last year, the popularity of the Galapagos islands is on the rise. Unfortunately, the growing numbers of people on the islands is also threatening the stability of landscapes and wildlife through the pollution and invasive species that they introduce. Many global and local organizations are fighting back, and […]
I consider myself a global citizen, a human before anything else. My travels reflect my passion and desire to immerse in a community and culture different from my own. I am a black woman. Yes, with light-skin. But, my hair and skin color causes confusion with most locals because they simply do not know […]
Volunteering teaching abroad can be a long and serious commitment. But what can a volunteer teacher do if a program doesn’t fit? Here’s an experienced tip.