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Aura Farrando

Aura Farrando

“Not all those who wander are lost.” J.R.R. Tolkien

Aura has roots in the Mediterranean Catalonia, but her dreams lie anywhere else. She exchanged the sunny Barcelona for Germany, and her heart is now divided between Hamburg and Berlin. After a life-changing experience volunteering and travelling in India, she decided to give Asia a second view and moved to Kuala Lumpur to explore her two professional passions: communications and social projects.

Articles By Aura Farrando

Do's and Don'ts for Volunteering in Asia Published 26 Aug 2016

The time has finally come; you are going to Asia for an unforgettable volunteering experience! The months you will spend helping others will be rewarding, fascinating, and life-changing. Asia is a wonderful and exotic continent; from India to Vietnam a...

A Guide to Volunteering Abroad in Malaysia Published 04 Mar 2016

Diversity and contrast describe this small but vibrant country in the heart of Southeast Asia. Malaysia offers volunteering opportunities for every taste and interest: from wildlife projects in the untamed jungle of Borneo to teaching English to child...

A Guide to Interning Abroad in Kuala Lumpur Published 23 Feb 2016

If you are looking for an internship in a big city with an exotic touch, the capital of Malaysia might be the place for you. Kuala Lumpur, or KL as the locals call it, is a bustling global city with an Asian soul, where mosques, Hindu temples, and Chi...