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Travel For Teens

Get ready for the ultimate adventure! The Alps are legendary for their breathing beauty and adrenaline pumping activities. Set off on an unforgettable journey with Travel for Teens filled with majestic views, fresh alpine lakes, and postcard perfect mountain scenery. Our Alpine Adventure is perfect for any nature lover and includes the best outdoor activities such as hiking, mountain biking, hi...

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Health Belief & Ethnomedicine: Traditional Healing in Belize

This course is for biology, health, pharmacy and medical anthropology students, Contemporary indigenous groups draw on a long history of working with medicinal plants from their surrounding environment, while taking a holistic approach to health care. Around the globe many traditional health practices are quickly fading, however traditional healers remain widely consulted and essential members...

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Travel and Teach | Volunteer Expedition Fiji

Since our formation in 2015, Travel Teacher has been dedicated to providing volunteers with unique opportunities to broaden their own horizons through a program type that combines education and exploration. A key component of the success of our small community stems from the desire of the participants who choose to join our projects and undertake a volunteering abroad expedition in the South...

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Exploring HIV & Maternal/Child Health in Kabale, Uganda

Complete a medical rotation in Kabale, Uganda, and become part of the community and learn about their ground-breaking integrated approach to addressing and improving maternal and child health. The country is sadly in the top 20 in terms of infant and maternal mortality rates. The vast majority of women give birth without the assistance of anyone medically trained and in unequipped facilities. B...

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Outward Bound Costa Rica

We design custom courses for groups of 5 participants minimum. Groups get to choose everything from the dates and durations of their trip, to the activities they want their program to include. We are also able to advise on activities and types of accommodation that match your interests and objectives, and pick the best locations for your course. Step by step, we will assist groups in planning a...

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Help Plant Fruit Trees for Struggling Families in Uganda!

The Fruit Tree Planting Foundation invites you to join us by volunteering for a week long fruit tree planting and safari eco-adventure! Activities include planting trees with schools and communities, along with our partner NGO, Africa Partnership on Climate Change Coalition. You will interact with local families and students along the way, and have a chance to receive training from FTPF sta...

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Westcoast Connection

Aloha! Hawaii is an amazing destination filled with a beautiful climate, landscape and tourist. However, with the growing number of sightseers that travel to the islands, the environment is becoming threatened and the economic benefits fall unevenly. Through the Hawaii Community Service - 18 Days by 360° Student Travel Program volunteers will have the chance to make a difference. Participants w...

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Enkosini Eco Experience

The Siyafunda Bush Experience is perfect for those wanting to live on the wild side of Africa. The tracking camp is based in the 60,000 acre Makalali Game Reserve, where Africa's Big Five - lion, leopard, elephant, buffalo and rhino roam free. The rustic tented camp is located deep in the bush overlooking the banks of a tributary of the Makutswi river. Hot water for showers is supplied by g...

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Where There Be Dragons

When you visit China for the first time, it doesn’t take long to realize that everything is changing at warp speed. Old neighborhoods of wooden houses are demolished to make way for 80-story buildings. Streets once filled with bicycles are now jammed with shiny cars. Buddhist monks read ancient sutras from iPads, and millions of rural farmers now work in the city to support their families. The ...

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GoEco - Top Volunteer Organization

While Costa Rica has a very high literacy rate and has a very strong tourism industry, there are also quite large impoverished and at-risk communities. This project aims to send volunteers into these communities to help them achieve their goals. There are a variety of projects in different fields volunteers can choose from such as helping with women’s issues, child welfare, or healthcare and ed...

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Wolf Conservation Volunteer Program in Portugal

Volunteers on the Wolf Conservation Volunteer Program have the amazing opportunity to contribute to the conservation and protection of one of nature’s most beautiful and mysterious creatures – the Iberian Wolf. The work of the volunteers is of extreme importance to maintain the Wolves preservation and its habitat. The volunteers will be lodged in very comfortable wooden houses on a Natural R...

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SPI Study Abroad: Spanish Immersion & Volunteer Mexico

Querétaro is an enchanting colonial Mexican city where old world charm and history meet modern innovation. The city was the third most important city during Mexico’s colonial era, when Spain governed the country and remains to be a growing cultural and economic center. In 1996, the historic center was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO and Querétaro has repeatedly been recognized as the c...

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Custom Group Service-Learning Trips

Projects Abroad arranges customized group service-learning trips for schools, universities, companies, and other organizations. With hundreds of projects to choose from in over 30 countries, we will tailor your trip to the individual needs of your group and guide you every step of the way. You chose the dates, location, project focus, and goals. With over 600 staff working for Projects A...

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Mongolia Conservation Program

Round River Conservation Studies' Mongolia Conservation Program provides an incredible opportunity to experience the vast landscapes and biodiversity of Mongolia. Operating from Round River's base camp, students will spend their time assisting partners in remote mountainous regions of Mongolia. In 2017, students may participate in any or all of the following field activities: - Wildlife s...

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Combined Orphanage care and Ecotourism projects in Ghana

PCN organization in Ghana provides the opportunity for volunteers from worldwide to volunteer in the orphanage homes by teaching and doing other related activities to vulnerable children. The volunteer placement is well organized in order to create new life into these unfortunate and neglected Children by sharing fun, love, and education to them. This project includes orphanage and day care...

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Say Hueque Argentina Journeys

The world has plenty of romantic locations. But for those who wish to experience it all, Say Hueque has the perfect destination - Argentina. The vast South American nation has terrains that encompass glacial lakes, Pampas grassland and Andes mountains, providing travelers plenty of things to do and beautiful places to see. We offer 1, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 12, 15, and 18-day tour packages that boast o...

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Learn Spanish & Adventure in Monterrico, Guatemala

Expect plenty of wonderful experiences in the Learn Spanish and Adventure program. Running for 2 or 4 weeks, with two start dates per month, it combines Spanish lessons, volunteering and adventure travel in two beautiful countries - Guatemala and El Salvador! Based in Monterrico, you will attend 3 x 45-minute Spanish lessons, typically on mornings from Monday to Friday. Some lessons are sch...

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Deserted Island Survival Belize!

Ever Imagined being the victim of a shipwreck and have to survive on an island Robinson Crusoe style? Or did you ever brag you would be able to do a better job surviving on a Deserted Island? This is the opportunity to prove yourself! This is your chance to experience how to survive on deserted island in the middle of the ocean with nothing but a bit of wreckage, some palms and your own will...

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IELTS English Language

This class is aimed at students who want to achieve greater fluency and confidence in their spoken English. Students will develop their presentation skills and also work on test-taking strategies for future English language examinations. Students will also have the option of taking the IELTS exam whilst they are at the summer school. International Summer School for Teens (ISSFT) is an all-encom...

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7 Days 6 Nights Marrakech To Fez Desert Tours imperial citie

Trips Marra offers a holiday in Morocco that exceeds expectations. The 7-day and 6-night private tour to imperial cities is the best way to go back in time and explore the country’s rich history. Participants get to visit city empires with old Medinas, fortifications, and narrow, maze-like streets. Hang out in souks (traditional markets), where there are numerous goods for sale - from handwoven...

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New Opportunities in Nature for Chile's Summer!

SamConnects has new opportunities to work during the Chilean summer - winter up north - connecting with the South American country's fabulous nature. These are typically low-cost placements that provide housing on-site and require only modest contributions to shared food costs. Volunteer to support park rangers at a nature reserve, helping to clear trails, receive hikers, learn about the lo...

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Renovation Team - All Skillsets Needed (Free Housing!!)

We are expanding our facilities to create a new space for Veterans to find peace. It's an abandoned 10-bedroom mansion in a 45-acre coffee ranch over-looking beautiful Chinchina town. We have a pool and two jacuzzis to make new! We have floors to tile, we have walls to paint, we have landscape to create, we have alectrical & plumbing to upgrade, we have a kitchen and many other living spaces to...

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InterExchange

Our Work & Travel Canada program gives U.S. citizens between the ages of 18 and 35 a chance to experience the beauty of our northern neighbor while earning money throughout the year. Start with an arrival orientation in Vancouver or Toronto and continue with job support throughout your program. If you already have a job in mind we can also help you organize your 12-month working holiday visa! ...

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Sankalp Volunteer

Spend a gap year in India on a six-week expedition and volunteer work program from Sankalp Volunteer. The program will provide participants with a great cultural and volunteering experience of a lifetime. The program combines travel, adventure, and volunteer work, filling the gap year with rewarding experiences and action. The program provides participants with the opportunity to get involve...

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100% Pure New Zealand study tour + optional voluntary work

New Zealand's flagship program .. the next tour is for 14 days and based in the rugged and beautiful South Island. Commences 11 June 2018. This study tour takes you from whale watching to glaciers, hiking through national forests and LOTR sites, visiting wildlife and marine conservation sanctuaries, ecotourism, the home of bungy, ride the world famous TranzAlpine train across the southern al...

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Personlised Tour for Wild Coast Explorer

Build your own personlised tour of the Southern Coast. We can expand the suggestions below into an exclusive itinerary on request. Whether you have only a day to spare ( Ideal for a private guided tour of the Otago peninsula and its unique and abundant wildlife ), or a whole week, we can help you have an amazing southern coast experience. Base your itinerary around our explorer locations to ...

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Scholars Abroad

Knowing India is an educational and cultural tour of India which is designed to educate, captivate, and motivate young professionals, and high school, college, and university students. This tour will focus on genuine research and experiential learning, cultural interaction with local population, and escape from day-to-day life for outer exposure. India educational tour is focused on research...

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Putney Student Travel

Immerse yourself this summer on this language program in Ecuador for high school students. Practice your Spanish each day as you work hand in hand with Ecuadorian friends in a small mountain village. Undertake meaningful community service initiatives ranging from volunteer construction projects to running a summer camp for local children to helping farmers harvest crops. During your last week i...

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Agualivar Spanish School

Live together with your Spanish Teachers in a warm and loving family in the south of Spain. Improve your Spanish Skills every day, every hour with Agualivar Spanish School. Take advantage of a real Spanish immersion. Attending this standard program of Spanish lessons in the mornings with only 2 hours per day, lessons completely customized to your needs. Enjoy a wide variety of activities in S...