Category Archives: Volunteering

Next week, Chris and I celebrate our 13th wedding anniversary. In total, it will have been exactly 17 happy years together as we married on the same day we met -plus four years, obviously. 🙂 During that time, we’ve been lucky enough to travel to more or less the four corners of the world. This Read More →

Welcome to Volunteering Abroad. In this series I’ll introduce you to some inspiring friends I’ve met on the road — friends who at some stage in their life have undertaken a long-term volunteer placement abroad. When we lived in Sucre, Bolivia, we met Adrien who at the time was volunteering with CUSO International, a Canadian development organization Read More →

Those of you who know my blog probably know that volunteering is a big part of my life. On my travels I always try to include a volunteer placement as I believe it is important to give something back to the communities I am lucky enough to visit. For that reason I am excited to launch Volunteering Abroad. Read More →

The Travel Bloggers Best Dozen Project is a new blogger tagging challenge, initiated by Lash World Tour and inspired by last year’s ‘Seven Super shots’ or similar tagging challenges. It enables bloggers to reflect on their best (and worst) travel moments; all their travel stories, advice and tips they’ve written; and all the photos they’ve created and Read More →

We are incredibly excited about going to live and work in a new country, but we will also be leaving a lot of good things behind. Everyone knows I have fallen in love with England over the years (that still doesn’t mean I am supporting England in the worldcup though!). But reflecting on the seven Read More →