Tag: Voluntourism

The best places to visit in mainland Greece

The best places to visit in mainland Greece

This post is about the best places to visit in mainland Greece. Greece remains one of my favourite countries in Europe and one that I never get tired of. I remember whole days spent at the beach, building sand castles and looking for shells. Every 

Rajasthan itinerary: the highlights in 3 weeks

Rajasthan itinerary: the highlights in 3 weeks

Rajasthan with its rich cultural heritage is one of the most popular states in India. And for good reasons, because there are a lot of things to see and do. So much so, that planning your Rajasthan itinerary may seem like a daunting task. Therefore, 

Udaipur Itinerary: 3 days in Udaipur India

Udaipur Itinerary: 3 days in Udaipur India

This post is a travelguide with a 3 day Udaipur itinerary. Udaipur is one of my favourite cities in Rajasthan. Both times I visited, it was a welcome respite from the overwhelming experiences elsewhere in India. Udaipur is less hectic and the relaxed atmosphere enticed 

Animal Aid Unlimited Udaipur: an animal hospital in India

Animal Aid Unlimited Udaipur: an animal hospital in India

This post is about Animal Aid Unlimited Udaipur and my visit to this animal rescue center in Rajasthan, India that is doing a great job for sick and injured animals. I love animals and travelling in India can sometimes make your heart cry if you 

Delwara: A heritage walk by Seva Mandir in India

Delwara: A heritage walk by Seva Mandir in India

This post is about the Delwara Heritage walk that is run by Seva Mandir near Udaipur in Rajasthan, India. For years I was following the projects of the NGO Seva Mandir in Udaipur and considered volunteering with them. Unfortunately my studies brought me to other places in this 

Places to visit in Agra in one day

Places to visit in Agra in one day

Agra is a city that I still have a love hate relationship with. It’s home to some of the most beautiful historical attractions in India, but it is also one of the most hectic and dirty cities on India’s Golden triangle. Luckily it is possible 

The Nizamuddin basti walk with the Hope project in Delhi

The Nizamuddin basti walk with the Hope project in Delhi

This post is about the Nizamuddin Basti walk organized by the Hope project in Delhi. The Hope project is an excellent NGO that besides social welfare services for the people in Nizamuddin Basti has also developed the Nizamuddin Basti walk for tourists. Why visit Nizamuddin 

Delhi itinerary: 3 days in Delhi

Delhi itinerary: 3 days in Delhi

This post is a 3 day Delhi itinerary that will help you overcome the overwhelming experience that Delhi can be.  For most people Delhi will be their introduction to India and it is not a gentle introduction. Absolutely nothing can prepare you for the culture 

All Hands volunteers: my experience in Nepal

All Hands volunteers: my experience in Nepal

This post is about how I ended up with All Hands Volunteers and my experience as a volunteer in Nepal with the All Hands and heart earthquake disaster relief program. I have a long history with Nepal.  My first visit was in 2006 as a