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Global Volunteering

Traveling as an opportunity for global volunteering departs from conventional adventure travel and cultural immersion experiences in one very important way. The purpose of a global volunteering is foremost to serve, and thereby, to learn first-hand about the host community and its people. It’s not simply an alternative to a standard vacation, but an opportunity […]

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Perspective on Responsible Travel

A great deal has been written in recent years about the rules of “responsible travel”….. notably bloggers stressing ethical and fair tourism practices. The definitions vary quite widely from that point, but it’s clear that more and more travelers are becoming more mindful of their effect on other cultures as tourists…. and the impression they […]

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