Volunteering in Goa at the Teaching and Orphanage Work Project

Volunteering in Goa – Teaching and Orphanage Work in Goa

Goa, India

Continue reading Alex's postIn January 2014, I volunteered for two weeks in Goa, India. I had the experience of my life; I loved meeting the other volunteers, exploring the area during the introduction week, spending time at the projects and learning so much about not only Indian culture but the cultures of the volunteers around me as well. I can’t say that I have a favourite part of volunteering in Goa at the Teaching and Orphanage Work project; the whole experience was incredible and suited me down to the ground! Continue reading Alex’s post

Volunteering in Kenya | Discovering the Slums of Kibera


Volunteer in Kenya – Orphanage and Teaching

Limuru, Kenya

My Orphanage and Teaching Project was located in Limuru, Kenya. I stayed at the Brackenhurst establishment and worked at a private primary school. The day at the school started at 9:00 and ended at 15:00. The day was split into three sessions, and three subjects predominated: maths, English, and Swahili. Religious studies and some others like geography were occasionally present in the timetable. It was difficult to get involved in the Swahili classes but I taught an English class and an R.S. class, and marked the books every day in maths (as the children finished they would bring them to me for marking).

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VOLUNTEER in ISRAEL – Multicultural Eco Summer Camp


Volunteer in ISRAEL – Multicultural Eco Summer Camp

The most exciting part about my journey was learning about the different cultures and religions. You can read about such things or watch them on TV but it is nothing like experiencing them first hand. I think it’s very important to learn that there are people in this world who were raised differently from you, have different religions, eat different kinds of food but yet you can still relate to them in so many ways.

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Volunteering in Cambodia – My Personal Teaching and Orphanage Experience

Volunteer in Cambodia, Teaching and Community Development

Samraong, Cambodia

Today is my last day volunteering in Cambodia, time to say goodbye to everyone I met… and this beautiful country. I spent five weeks here and totally fell in love with the country, the experience, and in particular the kids at school. Since I first arrived in Cambodia I felt it was even more different than what I had expected, especially in Samraong, the town where we stayed and did most of the volunteering work.

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Volunteering in Thailand – My eye opening cultural experience!

Volunteer in THAILAND – LEARN, VOLUNTEER, AND TRAVEL

Sing Buri, Thailand

I decided to take part in volunteer tourism because I really wanted to experience another culture but at the same time I also wanted to help out those that needed it. GoEco was absolutely amazing in helping me find some volunteer work in Thailand and so I set forth on my Sing Buri Orphanage adventure.

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My Experience Volunteering in Thailand with the Akha Hilltribe

Volunteer in Thailand – Akha Hilltribe Aid and Experience

Chiang Rai, Thailand


It was an experience in it of itself – living in a bamboo hut in the forest, working with the Akha people – it was awe-inspiring. The Akha village I volunteered at in Thailand is a unique place where people live by their own two hands, all the while full of love and joy.  Continue reading Tamar’s post…

Volunteering in Thailand – Flood Relief and TEFL Paid Teaching

Volunteering in Thailand – TEFL Paid Teaching and Flood Relief

Singburi, Thailand

Volunteering in Thailand with ChildrenI arrived three weeks ago now to follow the TEFL paid teaching program. But regarding the current situation I have also been involved in giving a hand to the local communities suffering from the floods in Singburi area. During the introduction week our help has been requested to supply people with foods and water.

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