A group of volunteers abroad spend an afternoon learning about Masaai culture in Tanzania, Africa.


Articles about volunteering abroad, travel and news about Projects Abroad

By Projects Abroad 08th February, 2024

Solo female travel: Fall in love with travelling alone

Solo travel for women can open the door to a world of self-discovery and cultural exploration. The number of women embracing independent journeys is on the rise.

Older volunteers abroad

By Thom Brown 17th January, 2024

Fun, Friendship, and Fearless Travel

On a volunteer trip to Madagascar in 2018, the seeds of friendship were sown. They reunited in Cambodia, where they gave this interview.

By Thom Brown 10th January, 2024

Best volunteer abroad programmes in 2024

Make 2024 the year you travel the world and leave a positive impact everywhere you go. Below, discover the best volunteer abroad programmes on offer this year.

Female volunteers on the Projects Abroad Childcare Programme read a book to two local Cambodian children.

By Kait Baker-Smith 05th December, 2023

School Trips: Taking the Hassle Out of Educational Travel

For a little extra work, the benefit can vastly outweigh a domestic school trip. And, we’re here to support you every step of the way.

A teacher being trained in Peru

By Thom Brown 30th October, 2023

Help Train Teachers in Peru this January

We've partnered with Peru’s Ministry of Education to provide access to their English language teacher training. This is an annual opportunity with a huge, positive impact.

Learn a language in Mexico

By Thom Brown 09th October, 2023

What’s the best way to learn a language while travelling?

Are you looking for the best way to learn a language? We believe that learning a language is best done through immersive travel experiences.

Off-season travel in Peru

By Thom Brown 01st September, 2023

5 reasons why you should travel off-season

Travelling off-season can save you money and improve your experience abroad. Also known as low-season or off-peak travel, this is when there are the least tourists, relative to other times of year.

Older volunteer Stefan with his host parents in Mongolia

By Thom Brown 22nd August, 2023

5 Benefits of Volunteering Abroad for Older Adults

Travel is far from a young person’s game with over 60s making up more than 45% of travellers. But do you seek meaningful adventures?

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