Entries in #volunteer (37)

Tuesday
Apr252017

Night Of The Turtles - Part  1

It was mid-January when I arrived in Costa Rica and it was only on my second day that I had that first fateful encounter with a sea turtle while on survey. Witnessing a nesting sea turtle is an experience of time travel, as these animals have existed unchanged for millions of years.

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Wednesday
Apr122017

I Wanted To See Nature In Its Purest  Form

Sitting in the only café/bar within 8km of our conservation jungle camp I’m enjoying my first day off at the end of my first week here in Costa Rica.

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Thursday
Mar302017

Six Months  Later

As I am packing my bags to leave the jungle behind after six months I don’t know if to feel happy or sad… I am excited to see all the people I missed and eat all the food I have been dreaming of, but also realise that I will leave this unique place behind!

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Tuesday
Mar212017

Jungle  Love

We get all sorts of people joining us at Camp Osita. Post graduates looking for experience, people on a career break, nature-lovers who have a few weeks off and the last 2 weeks we even had an engaged couple who share a love for birds and conservation!

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Tuesday
Mar072017

After 10 Days At Camp  Osita

I have officially been a resident at Camp Osita for 10 days now and what a memorable 10 days they have been!

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Thursday
Mar022017

Things To Do Around  Carate!

Days on camp are quite busy, but we´ll always make sure there is enough free time to do some fun activities. This how we spend our free time…

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Tuesday
Feb282017

Costa Rica Volunteer of the Week - Chris  Willerton!

My first week in Costa Rica has been interesting to say the least!  There has been so much to take in; the scenery, the wildlife surveys, and adapting to life in the jungle.

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Friday
Feb172017

Crazy Cool Birds At  Camp

Costa Rica is known for its beautiful biodiversity and our Frontier jungle camp is situated right in heart of this biological wealth.

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Monday
Feb132017

Meet Our New FCO -  Ben!

Our new FCO Ben arrived in Costa Rica a few weeks ago. He will be working at the Frontier Costa Rica camp for the next 6 months. Time to get to know him…

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Tuesday
Jan312017

5 Tips For First Time Travellers

So, it’s your first time leaving home for a long period of time. You may be super excited or you may be a little apprehensive about the journey ahead. Either way, this trip is a big deal and will be such an amazing and fun part of your life! Here are a few tips to clear up any of those first time traveller doubts…

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