Entries in gap travel (55)

Thursday
May032012

Frontier’s Tanzania Wildlife Tracking and Community Adventure Project in DEFRA’s Darwin Initiative Newsletter

Into the Wild is very pleased to announce that Frontier’s Wildlife Tracking and Community Adventure Project out in Tanzania has been given special recognition in DEFRA’S Darwin Initiative Newsletter. Out on the project our volunteers have been helping local communities preserve their wildlife corridors and playing an integral role in wildlife conservation.

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Friday
Apr202012

Project of the Week: Italy Dolphin Monitoring & Sailing

Our Project of the Week this week is the Italy Dolphin Monitoring & Sailing project so as usual, we thought we’d take a look at this beautiful country and bring you all the best things to do, see and eat.

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Tuesday
Apr172012

Future Volunteer Interview: Amy Brown - Madagascar Wildlife Conservation Adventure Project

Today we speak to future volunteer Amy Brown who later this year will be heading off to Frontier’s Madagascar Wildlife Conservation Adventure Project. We asked Amy a few questions about her upcoming trip, finding out what she’s excited about, what she’s going to pack and a few other bits and pieces.

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Friday
Apr132012

Project of the Week: Tanzania Rural Teaching

Our Project of the Week is the Tanzania Rural Teaching project, so as usual, we thought we’d take a look at this beautiful country and bring you all the best things to do, see and eat.

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Tuesday
Apr102012

Future Volunteer Interview: Dorian Baan - Madagascar Marine Conservation and Diving Project

Today we speak to future volunteer Dorian Bann who later this year will be heading off to Frontier’s Madagascar Marine Conservation and Diving Project. We asked Dorian a few questions about his upcoming trip, finding out what he’s excited about, what he’s going to pack and a few other bits and pieces.

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Wednesday
Apr042012

National Park Profile: Parque Nacional Los Glaciares

Today Into the Wild is checking out the Los Glaciares National Park in Patagonia. Not only does the National Park offer visitors the chance to explore the spectacular Patagonian landscape but it also carries out important conservation work in order to preserve the park’s unique wildlife and geology.

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Friday
Mar302012

A Documentary in the Making on a Frontier Project

Today on Into the Wild, we speak to Eugenio Echeverria, a Spanish filmmaker living in Mexico City who is planning to make a short documentary film during his experience on an upcoming trip to Kenya with Frontier.

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Thursday
Mar292012

Project of the Week - Costa Rica Big Cats, Primates and Turtle Conservation

Our Project of the Week is Costa Rica Primates, Big Cats and Turtle Conservation so we thought we’d take a look at this beautiful country and bring you all the best things to do, see and eat.

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Thursday
Mar222012

Into the Wild: Nature Docs that Hit the Spot

Wildlife Film

There’s only one week left to get your entries in for our wildlife film competition in conjunction with the pros at WildEye, Wildlife-film.com and NHU Africa. With invaluable exposure to NHU Africa, an established and world-class production company, feedback and advice from industry professionals from Wildeye and NHU Africa, a selection of eBook titles from Wildeye publishers and a year’s membership to Wildlife-Film.com up for grabs, it’s your last chance to grab your camera and start capturing some wildlife.

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Friday
Feb242012

5 Reasons Why You Should Take A Gap Year

A gap year is about doing something new and exciting; experiencing new cultures and societies, experiencing new sights and attractions, and even experiencing a new way of life. By Marcus from Gapyear.com

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Thursday
Jan262012

Happy Australia Day

Nowadays, Australia Day is all about celebrating what's great about this beautiful country, with a public holiday full of ‘barbies’ and fireworks. So we thought we’d get into the spirit of things and tell you all about our highlights from down under.

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Thursday
Jan262012

VOLUNTEER INTERVIEW: RACHAEL LAPPAGE - COSTA RICA BIG CATS, PRIMATES AND TURTLE CONSERVATION

Today we speak to future volunteer Rachael Lappage who later this year will be heading off to the ever popular Costa Rica Big Cats, Primates and Turtle Conservation project. We asked Rachael a few questions about her upcoming trip, finding out what she’s excited about, what she’s going to pack and a few other bits and pieces.

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Thursday
Jan192012

The World's Greatest Journeys: Trains, Boats, and Bikes

As the week comes to a close, so does our feature on the world’s most amazing journeys. We’ve already looked at fantastic road trips and incredible hikes around the planet. We also profiled a few of the craziest adventures ever undertaken, some of which are so epic they haven’t even been completed yet. In today’s ‘best of the rest’ article, we consider 3 more wonderful ways to enjoy some of the most scenic areas in the world.

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Monday
Dec192011

Traveller’s Stocking Fillers

If you’re lucky enough to be jetting-off and escaping the dull and depressing post-festive period, here are a few nifty ideas for some last minute additions to your Christmas list.

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Monday
Dec122011

2011 Highlights: The Best of Into the Wild 

As we fast approach the end of what was an eventful 2011 for Into the Wild, today we look back on some of our favourite articles and features of the year. With plenty more to follow in the coming week, including an intriguing interview with celebrity vet and television presenter Mark Evans, we're sure you'll want to stick around for the rest of the year too.

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