Lonely PlanetThe world s leading travel guide publisherAre you looking for a meaningful travel experience Do you want to give back to the communities you visit, make a genuine connection with locals, meet like minded travellers and build your skills International volunteering opens up all these opportunities and this book has all the advice you need to get you there.Much than just a resource directory, Lonely Planet s Volunteer is packed with invaluable information and full colour inspiration to get you planning your perfect short or long term volunteer experience anywhere in the world whether it s monitoring sea turtles in Greece, helping set up handicraft businesses in Ghana or building community centres in Guatemala Inside Lonely Planet s Volunteer A Traveller s Guide to Making a Difference Around the World 159 organisations listed and reviewedOpportunities on six continents, in 130 countriesOver 120 seasoned volunteers share experiences and top tipsUnique, user friendly structure arranged by volunteering programme typeFully illustrated with colour photographs of volunteers in actionCovers practicalities and raising moneyVolunteering programmes included Conservation and wildlifeAgriculture and farmingEmergency and reliefEducation and trainingAuthors Lonely Planet and Don GeorgeAbout Lonely Planet Started in 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world s leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, as well as an award winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community Lonely Planet s mission is to enable curious travellers to experience the world and to truly get to the heart of the places they find themselves in Lonely Planet s founders, Tony and Maureen Wheeler, are leaders in championing the importance of travelling responsibly, and those values are at the core of Lonely Planet s mission to create the world s best travel content TripAdvisor Travelers Choice Awards winner in Favorite Travel Guide category in 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015.Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other New York Times Download Volunteer: A Traveller's Guide to Making a Difference Around the World – heartforum.co.uk
OUR STORYA beat up old car, a few dollars in the pocket and a sense of adventure In 1972 that s all Tony and Maureen Wheeler needed for the trip of a lifetime across Europe and Asia overland to Australia It took several months, and at the end broke but inspired they sat at their kitchen table writing and stapling together their first travel guide, Across Asia on the Cheap Within a week they d sold 1500 copies and Lonely Planet was born One hundred million guidebooks later, Lonely Planet is the world s leading travel guide publisher with content to almost every destination on the planet.
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