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Volunteering in Greece – Saving a Life

A day out at Nafplio Castle

Volunteer in Greece – Under 18 Sea Turtle Conservation Giannitsochori, Greece I didn’t know what to expect when I arrived in Greece for two weeks to volunteer with Loggerhead Turtles, but the reality that I experienced there was better than anything I could have imagined. All the things that many teenagers would shy away from early mornings, physical labor and ...

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Volunteering in Greece – As She Lay Her Eggs

Volunteer in Greece – Under 18 Sea Turtle Conservation Giannitsochori , Greece Waking up in the middle of the night or not going to bed until 2 am was totally worth it to see a mother turtle lay her legs or find and protect their nests. We observed from just inches away as these giant turtles laid up to 100 or more ...

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Volunteering in Greece – Looking for Turtles

Selfie at the beach

Volunteer in Greece – Under 18 Sea Turtle Conservation Giannitsochori, Greece As soon as you get to the airport, there is someone from the organization waiting for you and ready to help you out. It’s a four hours bus ride from the airport to the campsite, but it’s a great time to get to know the rest of the volunteers ...

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Volunteering in Greece – Protecting Sea Turtles

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Volunteer in GREECE – SEA TURTLE CONSERVATION Lakonikos Bay, Greece Witnessing baby sea turtles crawl out of the sand like little ants is a memory that I will cherish forever. It was the night of the full moon and we were giving a public presentation at our campground about the plight of the endangered Loggerhead Sea Turtles, when a gentleman ...

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