Tag Archives: Volunteer Travel

Poverty Tourism ~ what is it really?

If you are a long-time traveler who enjoys venturing to distant locales and really experiencing a place, chances are you’ve found yourself in a place like Africa or India where the poverty around you is overwhelming. I was in India … Continue reading

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Fancy staying in the woods and help protect wildlife? Kolarbyn beckons then.

If your travel ideas stem from childhood fairy tales like Hansel & Gretel or Little Red Riding Hood, involving verdant European forests, leprechauns, the big bad wolf, the mean witch, and other surrealistic creatures that dwell in the woods, than … Continue reading

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Elevate Destinations: Giving Back while on Vacation

By Dian Hasan | July 9, 2009 Growing affluence across the globe and rising awareness of the dire need to do more for the earth and for fellow mankind, has provided the impetus of Voluntourism, also known as “do-good” travel. … Continue reading

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Bangkok to Saigon Cycle Challenge ~ Adventure Travel & Voluntourism on two-wheels

By Dian Hasan | July 9, 2009 The growing popularity of “do-good-travel”, or better known under the catchphrase Voluntourism is making inroads into diverse countries across the globe. But what’s even more heartwarming is the means of doing it. As … Continue reading

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Voluntourism: what difference will you make?

By: Debra Ronca | How Stuff Works   Another important thing to remember is to manage your expectations. Voluntourism trips are usually short — two weeks or less. You can’t expect to see big community changes within such a short … Continue reading

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More Eco-Volunteer Opportunities across the World

By Dian Hasan | June 23, 2009 The explosion of information on the internet today has meant that virtually any information is literally available a click away. Any imaginable niche market is not only available, but comes replete with active … Continue reading

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Itching to become a Global Eco-Volunteer Traveler? Find out how.

By Dian Hasan | June 22, 2009 If you’ve always yearned to do good unto others, whether for humanity or for other good causes to help the environment or its animals, even when you are traveling, here’s a useful resource. … Continue reading

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