Entries in volunteer interview (37)

Wednesday
Dec282016

Pamela Cabral - Cambodia Road Trip

Pamela went on the Cambodia Road Trip project to see the splendours and culture of the country, but also contribute to the local communities through teaching. She explains the amazing moments she had on her trip and how glad she is to have experienced it with her new friends from all over the world!

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Wednesday
Dec212016

Polly Cheal - Thailand Zoo Assistant

Polly is studying Animal Welfare and Behaviour at University and wanted to gain experience caring for exotic and a variety of animals. She feels that her time in Thailand has educated her on animal welfare in Thailand and she just wishes she could stay longer to learn even more!

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Tuesday
Dec132016

Birgitte Wessel - Madagascar Marine Conservation & Diving

Brigitte has a chat about her time as a Volunteer in Madagascar, where she saw whale sharks, dolphins, lemurs, turtles, snakes and much more! As much as she loved the diving experiences, she says Madasgascar and the people she met were the best part!

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Tuesday
Jun212016

Danielle Jones – Thailand Zoo Assistant

A love for all animals and a desire to learn a bit more about the day-to-day care of the more unusual species in the world drove Danielle to Thailand where she spent her time working as a Zoo Assistant! Here's how she got on during her time in Thailand:

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Monday
Jan042016

Izzy Hamilton - Thailand Elephant Sanctuary

For two weeks Izzy jumped head first into a volunteering project in an Elephant Sanctuary in Thailand helping to feed and look after the Elephants there. Making new friends (both human and Elephant) and getting up close and personal with one of her favourite animals certainly made the trip a memorable one.

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Tuesday
Dec082015

Tenerife Dolphin and Whale Conservation: Siobhan Bestwick

Siobhan went on our new project in Tenerife after her wildlife conservation degree to gain some practical experience. In a week, she identified cetaceans, went snorkelling and focused on her interest in plastic pollution. All in all, a very varied week in the Canary Islands!

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Monday
Nov162015

Cambodia Island Beach Conservation: Arron Jones

Arron spent two weeks on a paradise island far off the shore of Cambodia. To some, that may seem lonely, but Arron spent his days cleaning up beaches, working with the locals, and diving to do unterwater surveys - time flew by!

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Monday
Dec292014

Madagascar Marine Conservation & Diving by Karen Jia, November 2014

Karen wanted to improve her diving skills in somewhere exotic and different, so the Madagascar Marine Conservation & Diving project was perfect for her! Read about her exciting time diving amongst turtles and fish in this paradise on Earth.

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Monday
Dec152014

South Africa Wildlife Conservation Volunteer by Matthew John, September 2014

Matthew enjoyed his Frontier project so much he didn’t hesitate in sending us his thoughts and experiences when he returned. He had the most amazing time of his life in South Africa, tracking animals and helping to conserve the wildlife in the area from poachers. Here’s what he had to say about the project, the work, the accommodation and of course the animals.

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Wednesday
Nov262014

China Panda Breeding Centre By Lianne Brown, August 2014

Lianne is a bit of a panda fanatic – most of her belongings have some sort of panda design on them – so she seized the opportunity to see real life pandas as soon as she could! All she wanted was to get close to a panda, but she soon realised that the China Panda Breeding Centre project brought her much more, including close friends and a renewed and augmented sense of self-confidence.

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