Greenheart Travel

746 N. LaSalle Dr. 2FL Chicago, IL, 60654 United States

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About Greenheart Travel

Year Founded: 1985

Greenheart Travel provides cultural immersion programs that change lives, advance careers, and create leaders. To achieve this goal, we have partnered with organizations and governments that empower their local communities through experiential learning and practical development. We offer others the same positive travel experiences in which we ourselves engage. We help individuals attain their full potential through travel and cultural exchange, leading to a more tolerant, peaceful, and environmentally sustainable world. Greenheart Travel is a division of Greenheart International, a nonprofit committed to connecting people and planet to create a more peaceful and sustainable global community.

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Volunteer at an Animal Rescue Center in Costa Rica

Costa Rica

Located in the middle of the rainforest in San Carlos province of Costa Rica, this eco-reserve is an animal-lover’s paradise. You will have the opportunity to work alongside...

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Teach in Thailand with Greenheart Travel

Thailand : Chiang Mai, Hua Hin

Whether it’s the delicious street food, heavenly beaches, vibrant cities, or the welcoming people that initially draw you to Thailand, you’ll immediately be captivated...

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Teach English in a Homestay in Italy with Greenheart Travel

Italy : Bologna, Catania and 7 other cities , Milan, Naples, Palermo, Pescara, Trieste, Turin, Verona Show less

Greenheart Travel's teach in a homestay in Italy program offers the opportunity for travelers to be an English tutor for a local family in exchange for room and board. Spend...

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Study Abroad in Ireland with Greenheart Travel

Ireland : Killarney, Waterford

Studying abroad with Greenheart Travel's high school program in Ireland will give you a chance to live and study in one of the world's friendliest countries. Immerse yourself...

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Teach English in a Homestay in France with Greenheart Travel

France : Agay, Agen and 23 other cities , Aix-en-Provence, Aix-les-Bains, Albertville, Albi, Algajola, Allevard, Allinges, Allogny, Ambert, Amboise, Ambonnay, Amiens, Ammerschwihr, Amoncourt, Ancenis, Angers, Bordeaux, Lyon, Montaigu, Montceau-les-Mines, Toulon, Toulouse, Versailles Show less

Greenheart Travel's teach in a homestay in France program offers the opportunity for travelers to be an English tutor for a local family in exchange for room and board. Spend...

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Teach In South Korea with Greenheart Travel

South Korea : Gyeonggi

Spend a year teaching English in South Korea! Not only will you receive flight reimbursement, a generous salary and free housing, you'll also be given 30+ days of paid vacation. Greenheart...

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Teach English in Spain in a Homestay with Greenheart Travel

Spain : Granada, Madrid

Greenheart Travel's teach in a homestay in Spain program offers the opportunity for travelers to be an English tutor for a local family in exchange for room and board. Spend...

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Teen Summer Language Camp in Costa Rica

Costa Rica : San Jose

Learn Spanish while meeting international friends and experiencing the "pura vida" of Costa Rica. * Spanish Courses: - 15 morning classes a week (3 classes per day for...

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Environmental Awareness Volunteer Project in Spain

Spain : Ibiza

Greenheart Travel's volunteer program in Ibiza, Spain is ideal for volunteers who have an active interest in sustainable living and are committed to protecting the environment.

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Study Abroad in Italy with Greenheart Travel

Italy : Genoa, Milan and 3 other cities , Naples, Pisa, Pompeii Show less

Studying abroad with Greenheart Travel's high school program in Italy will give you a chance to live and study in a nation home to the largest number of UNESCO World Heritage...

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High School Study Abroad in Argentina with Greenheart Travel

Argentina : Las Flores, Mendoza and 1 other city , Rosario Show less

Studying abroad with Greenheart Travel's high school program in Argentina will give you a chance to live and study in one of the world's largest Spanish-speaking countries....

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Teach in Italy with Greenheart Travel

Italy : Turin

Dreaming of living and working in Europe? Teaching English in Italy is a unique opportunity to make an impact in a classroom while living with a host family abroad. This

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Volunteer at a Sustainable Forestry Project in Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico : Rural Areas

Greenheart Travel offers the opportunity to volunteer with a pioneering project on sustainable forestry research, enrichment, and reforestation on a 1,000-acre reserve in...

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Online TEFL Certification to Start Teaching Abroad

United States : Chicago

Learn how to teach English as a foreign language with the most thorough and interactive TEFL certification course that you can get without physically being in a classroom...

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Summer Language Camp in Japan

Japan : Fukuoka

Learn and improve your Japanese skills through full language and cultural immersion at Greenheart Travel’s summer language camp, in Fukuoka, Japan! We welcome teen

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Summer Language Camp in Brazil

Brazil : Sao Paulo

Have you always dreamed of traveling to Brazil but don’t know any Portuguese? At Greenheart Travel’s teen summer language camp in Itapetininga, Brazil we welcome students...

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Elephant Conservation Teen Volunteer Project in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka : Rural Areas

Spend your holiday helping resolve human-elephant conflicts, saving elephants and villagers livelihoods in the process. The volunteering program that will allow you to make...

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Teach English in a Homestay in Argentina

Argentina : Rosario

Greenheart Travel's Teach English in a Homestay program in Argentina offers you the opportunity to become an English tutor with a local host family, while sharing in their...

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Volunteer with the Stray Dog Rescue Project in Thailand

Thailand : Hua Hin

It is estimated that there are over 300,000 stray dogs in Thailand, a number that grows each year as these dogs continue to reproduce at alarming rates. With a 70% puppy

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TEFL Certification in Spain with Greenheart Travel

Spain : Madrid

In this intensive month long course, students will develop all the skills necessary to be a confident, well-resourced, professional English teacher – whatever your background! If...

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Seasonal Internship in Thailand with Greenheart Travel

Thailand : Hua Hin

Use your Fall, Spring or Summer break to gain valuable international work experience in Hua Hin, Thailand! The internship not only gives you professional experience with

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TEFL Certification in Nicaragua with Greenheart Travel

Nicaragua : Leon

Get TEFL certified while living in beautiful León, Nicaragua! This historically rich city in one of safest countries in Latin America is in close proximity to both beaches...

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Teen Summer Language Camp in China

China : Beijing

Learn Mandarin while fully experiencing life in China! Beijing is one of the largest cities in the world and is a fascinating blend of the old and new. You will be fully

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Study Abroad in the United Kingdom with Greenheart Travel

England : Birmingham, Sheffield and 2 other cities , Staffordshire, Stratford-Upon-Avon Show less

Studying abroad in the United Kingdom is an adventure that will take you out of the everyday classroom experience and into a global learning environment. Explore the historical...

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Volunteer at an Elephant Conservation Project in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka : Rural Areas

Volunteer abroad to save elephants and villagers' livelihoods by helping to resolve human-elephant conflicts in the Wasgamuwa Region, a vast and diverse wilderness area in...

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Teen Study Abroad in Costa Rica with Greenheart Travel

Costa Rica : Arenal, Heredia and 2 other cities , Rural Areas, San Jose Show less

This is your chance to have the adventure of a lifetime while learning Spanish and about the Costa Rican way of life. Throughout your time abroad you can also participate...

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Teen Summer Language Camp in Spain with Greenheart Travel

Spain : Salamanca

Learn Spanish through full immersion with Greenheart Travel’s teen summer language camp in Salamanca, Spain. * Spanish Courses - 15 morning classes a week in air conditioned...

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Teen Summer Language Camp in Italy with Greenheart Travel

Italy : Florence

Learn Italian while being immersed in the culture of one of Italy’s most beautiful cities! Florence is located in the northern region of Tuscany, and draws visitors from...

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Teen Summer Language Camp in Germany with Greenheart Travel

Germany : Berlin

Greenheart Travel’s teen summer language camp in Berlin offers a school where you will not only learn from the best teachers, but also practice and hang out with new friends...

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Teen Summer Language Camp in France with Greenheart Travel

France : Paris

Greenheart Travel’s teen summer language camp is the perfect opportunity to improve your French while exploring the beauty of Paris. * French Courses - 15 morning classes...

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Teach English in a Homestay in Brazil with Greenheart Travel

Brazil : Manaus

Greenheart Travel's teach in a homestay in Brazil program offers the opportunity for travelers to be an English tutor for a local family in exchange for room and board. Spend...

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Teach English in a Homestay in China with Greenheart Travel

China : Beijing

Greenheart Travel's teach in a homestay in China program offers the opportunity for travelers to be an English tutor for a local family in exchange for room and board. Spend...

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Study Abroad in Sweden with Greenheart Travel

Sweden : Alingsas-Vargarda, Alvesta-Rydaholm and 7 other cities , Arboga, Bjorna, Falkenberg, Hakkas, Rural Areas, Stockholm, Västervik Show less

Attention all outdoor lovers! Studying abroad with Greenheart Travel's high school program in Sweden will give you a chance to live and study in one of the world's most stunning...

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Study Abroad in Spain with Greenheart Travel

Spain : Alicante, Seville

Studying abroad with Greenheart Travel's high school program in Spain is an opportunity to learn how to speak fluent Spanish, while immersing yourself in a culture that holds...

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Study Abroad in Norway with Greenheart Travel

Norway : Lillehammer, Nordland and 4 other cities , Oslo, Telemark, Trondheim, Vest-Agder Show less

Studying abroad with Greenheart Travel's high school program in the Norway will give you a chance to live and study in the land of fjords and the Northern Lights! As an exchange...

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Study Abroad in New Zealand with Greenheart Travel

New Zealand : Auckland, Queenstown and 1 other city , Wellington Show less

Studying abroad with Greenheart Travel's high school program in New Zealand will give you a chance to live and study in one of the world's most geographically stunning and...

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Study Abroad in the Netherlands with Greenheart Travel

Netherlands : Amsterdam

Studying abroad with Greenheart Travel's high school program in the Netherlands will give you a chance to live and study in one of the world's most accessible countries.

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Study Abroad in Japan with Greenheart Travel

Japan : Kitakyushu, Kyoto and 3 other cities , Nagano, Okinawa, Sendai Show less

Studying abroad with Greenheart Travel's high school program in Japan will give you a chance to take a glimpse into a culture with a rich history and unique cultural traditions....

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Study Abroad in Germany with Greenheart Travel

Germany : Cologne, Dresden and 2 other cities , Dusseldorf, Nuremburg Show less

Studying abroad with Greenheart Travel's high school program in Germany will give you a chance to live and study in a place where gemütlichkeit, or good-naturedness, is

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Study Abroad in France with Greenheart Travel

France : Argenteuil, Aubagne and 3 other cities , Aubervilliers, Bordeaux, Boulogne Show less

Studying abroad with Greenheart Travel’s high school program in France will give you a chance to live and study in one of the world’s most creatively charged countries....

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Study Abroad in Finland with Greenheart Travel

Finland : Vantaa

Greenheart Travel's high school program in Finland provides the opportunity to learn how to speak Finnish in one of the world's most peaceful countries. In addition to its...

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High School Study Abroad in Brazil with Greenheart Travel

Brazil : Manaus, Rio de Janeiro and 1 other city , Sao Paulo Show less

Studying abroad with Greenheart Travel's high school program in Brazil will give you a chance to live and study in a country that boasts Carnaval, environmental and social...

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High School Study Abroad in Belgium with Greenheart Travel

Belgium : Brussels

Immerse yourself in Europe's up and coming destination for those seeking culture, fun and adventure. As an exchange student in Belgium, you will experience what it's like...

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High School Study Abroad in Austria with Greenheart Travel

Austria : Vienna

Studying abroad in Austria gives students with an interest in music an up close look at the birthplace of some of the most talented composers. Even if you aren't drawn to...

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High School Study Abroad in Australia with Greenheart Travel

Australia : Adelaide, Brisbane and 2 other cities , Newcastle, Queensland Show less

Greenheart Travel’s high school program in Australia provides the opportunity to participate in exciting school-based activities such as drama productions, music bands,...

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Work in New Zealand with Greenheart Travel

New Zealand : Auckland, Queenstown and 3 other cities , Rural Areas, South Island, Wellington Show less

The Work in New Zealand program is an exciting opportunity to fund your travels abroad. You will gain access to job boards and housing services as well as meet a variety...

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Work in Australia with Greenheart Travel

Australia : Adelaide, Brisbane and 3 other cities , Cairns, Melbourne, Sydney Show less

The Work in Australia program is perfect for individuals who desire an authentic overseas experience and don't want to break the bank to do so! You choose where you live,...

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Teach English in Myanmar (Burma) with Greenheart Travel

Myanmar : Mandalay, Yangon

Our Teach Abroad program in Myanmar is perfect for the adventure traveler looking to make a positive impact on the lives of the local people. Spend your weekends exploring...

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Teach English in Colombia with Greenheart Travel

Colombia : Armenia, Barranquilla and 5 other cities , Bogota, Cali, Cartagena, Manizales, Medellin Show less

The only teaching program of its kind in Latin America, Greenheart Travel’s Teach in Colombia program is a fully structured program, ensuring your experience is the most...

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TEFL Certification in Costa Rica with Greenheart Travel

Costa Rica : Heredia

Get your TEFL certification while living the pura vida lifestyle in Heredia, Costa Rica. Known as the province of flowers, Heredia gives you the best of all worlds: wonderful...

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TEFL Certification in Chicago with Greenheart Travel

United States : Chicago

Earn your 190-hour TEFL Certification while enjoying all that Chicago has to offer. Enjoy a TEFL course with small classes and highly qualified university-level professors...

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TEFL Online Certification with Greenheart Travel

United States : Aberdeen, Acton and 48 other cities , Alabama, Alaska, Alexandria, Alva, Ames, Anchorage, Ann Arbor, Annville, Appleton, Arapahoe, Arcata, Arctic, Arizona, Arlington, Asheville, Ashland, Aspen, Atlanta, Atlantic City, Auburn, Aurora, Austin, Avon, Azusa, Babson Park, Baja, Bakersfield, Baltimore, Barcelona, Bartow, Beards Fork, Belgrade, Bellingham, Bemidji, Berkeley, Berkeley (San Francisco), Bethel, Birney, Blackfeet, Bloomfield, Brooklyn, Chicago, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Madison, Nashville, New York, Scottsdale Show less

Learn how to teach English as a foreign language with the most thorough and interactive course that you can get without physically being in a classroom for 4 weeks. The 170-hour...

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Teach in a Homestay in Thailand with Greenheart Travel

Thailand : Bangkok

Greenheart Travel's teach in a homestay in Thailand program offers the opportunity for travelers to be an English tutor for a local family in exchange for room and board. Spend...

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Volunteer with the Maasai in Kenya with Greenheart Travel

Kenya : Maasailand

The Greenheart Travel Maasai community development volunteer project will help develop and educate the Maasai in advanced farming techniques, while respecting their cultural...

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Teach in China with Greenheart Travel

China : Beijing, Shanghai and 2 other cities , Shenzhen, Xi'an Show less

Boasting some of the best salaries and benefits in the industry, our Teach English in China program is ideal for anyone who wants to make a positive impact as an educator...

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Sustainable Development in the Peruvian Amazon

Peru : Manu National Park

By volunteering in the Peruvian Amazon, you will get to see a side of the Amazon that few people experience. You will be on the front lines of collecting data on Macaws and...

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