Tag Archives: volunteer abroad

Don’t Miss These Unique Gifts for Travelers!

Feature - Friday, 11 December 2015 - 0 Comments

lonely planet discount

  Are you looking for a unique gift idea this holiday season? Look no further! The GoAbroad Foundation, in conjunction with PrizeAid, has launched a campaign that allows entrants to support our community development projects around the world AND get a free 6-month subscription to Babbel language learning app, 35%…


Announcing the Win the World: Australia & New Zealand Winner!

Feature - Tuesday, 8 December 2015 - 0 Comments

Each year GoAbroad.com, STA Travel, and several other sponsors offer travelers a chance to Win the World! This fall, in conjunction with STA Travel (and Air New Zealand), GoEco, Stray New Zealand, Loka, and Homestay.com, we offered our community the chance to win a once in a lifetime adventure to…


Hear From An Alum: Volunteering in Cape Town

Feature - Thursday, 19 November 2015 - 2 Comments

Sponsored by African Impact Wondering what it’s like to volunteer in South Africa? Here’s a first hand account from Lucy, an African Impact alum who volunteered in Cape Town! I arrived in Cape Town for my volunteer adventure with African Impact and was surprised by how familiar the weather was to…


4 Unique Volunteering Opportunities in Africa

Feature - Monday, 2 November 2015 - 0 Comments

wildlife photography

Contributed by African Impact With countless volunteer programs to choose from, it can be a challenge to find something really unique — a program that gives you the opportunity to make a real and vital impact in lesser frequented areas, while also gaining life experience & memories that are truly…


The Girl Impact – Gender Equality In Africa

Feature - Friday, 23 October 2015 - 0 Comments

The Girl Impact

We recently had the pleasure of meeting with our friends at African Impact in Cape Town, South Africa and were delighted to learn about a great initiative they’re starting called The Girl Impact. We wanted to learn more, so we sat down with Michelle Proctor to discuss further. What is The Girl Impact? The Girl Impact…


Win the World: Australia & New Zealand

Feature - Tuesday, 13 October 2015 - 0 Comments

Win the World

Do you love to travel? How about getting things for free? Well you’re in luck! GoAbroad has just launched the “Win the World: Australia & New Zealand” contest where you could win a free trip to Australia & New Zealand! What are you waiting for? Enter now! The “Win the World:…


7 Tips on Volunteering in Africa

Feature - Sunday, 4 October 2015 - 1 Comment

Contributed by African Impact Have you chosen to volunteer abroad in Africa? Awesome! Now, are you ready? At African Impact, it’s our passion to help match people with the right volunteer projects, so we wanted to share some tips to help you choose how best to make an impact on this…


Deirdre Bounds: From Founding i-to-i to Filming Documentaries in Africa

Feature, GoAbroad Interview - Monday, 11 May 2015 - 0 Comments

deirdre bounds volunteering

“if you create something new, customers think you did it for them. If you copy something, then customers think you did it for yourself.”


#TheRoadshow With GoAbroad & STA Travel – Spring 2015

Feature, News - Friday, 13 March 2015 - 0 Comments

Spring 2015 Roadshow Collage

Want to see the world? Now’s your chance to chat with the experts who can help make it happen! The Spring 2015 GoAbroad and STA Travel Roadshow will be setting out across the country starting the week of February 9, 2015 bringing resources and meaningful travel advice directly to students’ fingertips. GoAbroad and STA ambassadors will be answering questions, handing out materials and prizes, and giving expert advice about meaningful travel.


Win the World & Volunteer with Project Favela in Brazil!

Feature - Wednesday, 11 March 2015 - 0 Comments

Today we bring you a feature as part of GoAbroad and STA Travel Win the World Contest, in which it could be YOU who wins the trip of a lifetime to South America to explore Peru, Brazil, and Argentina. In the interview below you can learn a bit more about what it would be…