Most Rewarding Countries to Volunteer Abroad

Most Rewarding Countries to Volunteer Abroad

 [This article was brought to you with support by CheapFlights.co.uk] The challenge of volunteering abroad is one that thousands of youngsters  rise to every year. Spending a year working with those in the greatest need, in some of the world’s poorest countries, is not only a remarkably worthwhile exercise, but can also provide the sort(…)

Cafe Lessons, Sunny Days, and Stevie Wonder at Ixchel Spanish School, Antigua Guatemala

Cafe Lessons, Sunny Days, and Stevie Wonder at Ixchel Spanish School, Antigua Guatemala

It was a Tuesday morning and Carmen and I had decided that today, the hard wooden seats of the Ixchel Spanish School just wouldn’t do for our delicate derrieres.  I had been studying hard all week and we decided that we deserved a treat, and what better way to indulge than by visiting one of(…)

Urban Hiking: Trade Hiking Trails for Sidewalks and Energy Bars for Dive Bars!

Urban Hiking: Trade Hiking Trails for Sidewalks and Energy Bars for Dive Bars!

Have you ever been wandering around a city and discovered something truly amazing? I did. While exploring San Francisco’s Mission district, I found an incredible view of the city from the hill at Dolores Park — and that’s where I also discovered my new-found love of Urban Hiking. What is Urban Hiking? By definition urban hiking is(…)