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Alternative Spring Break 2020

Deciding what to do for your alternative spring break in 2020? Discover these top alternative spring break volunteer trips abroad…

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50+ Top-Rated Teaching Abroad Programs And How To Find The Perfect One For You

Interested in teaching abroad as a volunteer? With more than 50 options to pick from, here’s how to find the perfect project for you…

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7 Reasons Why I Loved Being A Volunteer in Ghana (And Why You’ll Love it Too)

Ghana is one of the jewels of West Africa. Here, IVHQer, Aaron, gives his top reasons why he loved his time voluntering in Ghana, as well as the number one tip for future volunteers.

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The Best Adventure Holiday Destinations For Active Travelers in 2019 | IVHQ

Adventure holidays are the kind sought out by active travelers who like to explore new surroundings when they vacation abroad. Here are the best options with IVHQ in 2019.

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A Journey For The Beautiful Game - Volunteer Soccer Coaching Abroad

If you’ve grown up a soccer (football) fanatic, you need no convincing as to why it is the beautiful game. A sport that’s adored by millions, it touches every corner of the globe. So how would things pan out for a volunteer soccer coach from Australia in the soccer world of Morocco…

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Why I Loved Being An IVHQ Volunteer In Colombia (And You Will Too)

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to volunteer with IVHQ in Colombia? Laerta from the USA wondered no more and took the plunge to experience our teaching project in Bogota - Colombia. Share in her experience!

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How To Help Puerto Rico With Your Travel Plans In 2019

Puerto Rico travel is poised to take off in 2019. The country is recovering from Hurricane Maria in 2017 and tourism plays a big role in that. But a volunteer in Puerto Rico can really make a difference…

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Green Travel Made Quick, Easy and Affordable - 30 Tips for Sustainable Travel

Green travel is becoming more and more desirable, and there are plenty of ways it can be cheap and easy. Here’s some of the simplest ways to travel green and even make the world more eco friendly by travelling abroad.

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The Ultimate Guide to doing an Internship vs Volunteering Abroad

Internship vs volunteering, which one should you be doing? The answer isn’t always straight forward and we understand that. Read our guide for all you need to know about taking an internship or volunteering abroad…

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3 Years Of Determination | Former Professional Rugby Player’s Volunteer Journey

Does volunteering in Kenya really make a difference? See the IVHQ volunteer who’s spent 3 years building a school for local kids.

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