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Mouth-Watering Desserts Worldwide

Mouth-Watering Desserts Worldwide

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Everybody knows this need for something sweet after a very savoury meal. Or maybe you are just a sweet tooth and enjoy good desserts any time of the day. Well, here are a couple of…

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Top 10 Destinations to Volunteer 2016

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Remember all those good New Year’s resolutions you had a couple of months ago? Was one of them doing something meaningful or helping your fellow human beings? Then volunteering abroad could be the solution! Here…

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Best Travel Blogs 2016 Award

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Are you always in search of new travel trends and inspiring stories? We are too! That’s why we chose the 10 best travel blogs 2016. Get inspired by first-hand travel experiences, read about useful travel…

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Top 3 Reasons to Volunteer in Africa

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Have you thought about being a volunteer in Africa but are’nt sure how you can really make it worthwhile and make a difference? Frankie Russ, Communications Officer at African Adventures, gives us an insight into being…

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First steps as a volunteer coordinator

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Although this has been my first few months as Project Manager for Volunteers Peru, I did not come into the job blind. I have been working with Volunteers Peru from, well, pretty much the beginning….

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Things you can do to save leatherbacks sea turtles

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The life of a Leatherback isn’t easy. Natural and man-made hassards have driven their species close to extinction. Our friend Nora from “Animal Experience International” is an active front-line volunteer for the protection of these creatures. Learn, why people from all around the world do all they can to protect the turtles and find out about the incredible experiences they make in the process.

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Making an impact – The advantages of supporting smaller NGO’s

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Nowadays, NGO’s are providing vital services in many countries and do a lot of good. Brad, who has worked for several NGO’s all over the world, explains the advantages of supporting a smaller NGO and describes the best way for someone to make a true impact in a developing country.

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Saying ‘Goodbye’ – Ella Smyth reflecting on her time with ‘Volunteers Peru’

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Packing your bags and saying ‘Goodbye’ is never easy. It makes you think about the time you spent in a place, the things you did, the people you shared your time and life with. If it is our actions that define who we are, we are reminiscing our memories, pondering questions about the past. Having her eyes set on the future, Ella shares some of these thoughts today.