Solutions: Culture and Adventure
Experience another culture like never before while
making a real difference in people’s lives. You’ll
gain perspectives and insights into the local culture
and yourself while working side-by-side with local people
on community-led initiatives. Placements are available
in the areas of social services, education, and health. Cultural
immersion activities and free time supplement your volunteering.
to volunteer in Brazil,
Costa Rica, Ghana, Guatemala, India, Morocco, Peru,
Tanzania, and Thailand.
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Contact: Cross-Cultural Solutions,
2 Clinton Place, New Rochelle, NY 10801.
Tel: US Toll Free: 1-800-380-4777
|Sights and Soul Travels
Experience the ultimate Tours and Vacations for Women: see that magical place you've always dreamed of, make timeless discoveries, connect with new, like-minded friends and enjoy the perfect blend of light outdoor adventures and cultural highlights. Sights and Soul travels slowly, in small groups, enjoying exclusive experiences, fine dining, boutique hotels, and personalized services. Join us in Australia, Brazil, Cambodia, China, Costa Rica, Croatia, Eastern Europe, Egypt, England, France, Galapagos, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Laos, Morocco, Myanmar, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Scotland, South Africa, Spain, Tanzania, Thailand or Vietnam.
||Dates: Year round.
Cost: Competitively priced, with value added experiences. Roommate guarantee to avoid the cost of the single supplement, if required.
Contact: Sights and Soul Travels, 13610 Chrisbar Ct., Germantown MD, 20874
|Global Awareness Through Experience
GATE (Global Awareness Through Experience) offers new 2017 cultural immersion experiences.
These programs include Cuba: November 7-17 & December 1-11, 2017 El Salvador: August 8-18, 2017.
Mexico-Chiapas: March 7-17, 2017. Guatemala Holy Week: April 5-15, 2017 & July 13-23.
Peru: April 25-May 5, 2017.
Join us for our 2017 programs to Cuba. Encounter people of courage, faith and hope.
Learn of their dreams, challenges and rich culture. Deepen your own solidarity with
our Southern neighbor.
See GATE website for additional program dates,
registration deadlines, program costs and information.
||Dates of Next Program: Guatemala Holy Week, April 5-15, 2017
Contact: GATE (Global Awareness Through Experience), 912 Market Street, La Crosse, WI 54601.
Quest programs consist of long-term volunteering (6-12 months) in more than 40 countries starting in January or August. Short-term quests last 1-12 weeks and are open to people of all ages in 16 countries. U.S. partner of international organization ICYE (Inter-Cultural Youth Exchange). Participants live with a host family and undertake voluntary work placements in social work, conservation, health, or teaching.
Cost: Varies with duration of your stay.
Contact: 11 Arlington St., Boston, MA 02116, USA
ALIORE Worldwide Workshops
Cultural Travels and Worldwide Art Workshops with Locals
Aliore offers a plethora of workshops, from cooking, to dancing, to pottery, etc. in locations worldwide. See their website for more details.
BikeTours serves as a central resource for bicycle tours around the world, representing tour companies that offer almost 100 tours in 70 countries throughout Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia and North America. BikeTours offers a variety of resources to help travelers choose tours and handles the entire booking and payment process.
Brings the splendors of Europe and 6 other Continents to life with independent,
educational, and escorted vacation packages.
Cultural, special interest, and advenure tours worldwide since 1998, with an emphasis on sustainable tourism.
The best of group and independent travel, from walking tours in Europe to Safaris in Africa.
Hands Up Holidays
Volunteer Vacations with Hands Up Holidays
Hands Up Holidays offers small group tours that combine sightseeing with meaningful hands-on community development work (projects include teaching English, house building, and environmental projects). Our tours average 2 weeks in length with the volunteer component comprising roughly 1/3 of the trip, with the rest of the time for exploring, learning and relaxing. For more info, please see our website or contact us.
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, www.handsupholidays.com
Specializes in small group adventures worldwide. Their tour leaders have extensive independent travel and leadership experience.
International Student Volunteers
Responsible Adventure Tours in Australia, Costa Rica,
the Dominican Republic, New Zealand, South Africa, and Thailand
A highly regarded organization that supports sustainable development initiatives
in many countries around the world—including Australia, Costa Rica,
the Dominican Republic, New Zealand, South Africa, and Thailand—through
volunteer and responsible adventure travel programs designed to positively
change the world and to educate, inspire and result in more active global
and Responsible Travel Since 1989
For travelers with a yearning to get off the beaten track, Intrepid opens up a whole new world. With an average group size of just 10 people, Intrepid gives travelers the freedom and flexibility to get off the tourist trails and really experience local cultures at an affordable price. Whether it's a Thai homestay, a Peruvian trek, an Italian feast or an African safari, Intrepid takes travelers to over 100 countries worldwide.
Maris Freigher Cruises
Choice, affordability, relaxation. Find the ship and voyage that's perfect for you.
The most comprehensive search and reviews site for tours and adventure packages. Find & compare thousands of trips from hundreds of operators.
TravlTips: Freighters and Unusual Cruises
TRAVLTIPS Cruise and Freighter Travel Assoc. specializes in unique voyages on board freighters, expedition ships, tall and small ships, education at sea, barges, river boats and other unusual cruises, domestic and worldwide.
Contact: email@example.com, www.travltips.com