Travel and volunteer

What is a good tourist?

What is a good tourist?

A lot of the changes needed to create a sustainable, ethical and responsible tourist industry will need to come from within the country, from the government and local people, but there are still things that tourists can do to ensure they are supporting this idea of tourism. I chatted with EXO Travel and these are some of the ideas we discussed about how we can all be good tourists! 

The Green Bamboo Boys Shelter

The Green Bamboo Boys Shelter

Reposting this post because GBS is currently in the midst of fundraising drive in order to stay open! Please consider making a donation if you can! I have worked with the Green Bamboo Boys Shelter in Vietnam for four years and it is an amazing organization that does great work for disadvantaged boys in Saigon. 

5 Things you need to know before you volunteer while travelling

5 Things you need to know before you volunteer while travelling

How to be a responsible volunteer and avoid 'voluntourism'.

Haute Culture Fashion - exploring different countries, cultures and clothes

Haute Culture Fashion - exploring different countries, cultures and clothes

Are you as amazed by the beautiful and mysterious traditional dress of ethnic minorities in Asia as I am? If you answered yes to this question you should read my interview with Donna from Haute Culture Fashion Blog and then head over to her blog as she does an amazing job exploring these traditional dresses and sharing insights about them! 

Blue Dragon Children's Foundation on how to find the right organization to volunteer with (among other things)

Blue Dragon Children's Foundation on how to find the right organization to volunteer with (among other things)

The second part of my interview with the founder of the Blue Dragon Children's Foundation.

Photo Diary of the Last 6 Months

Photo Diary of the Last 6 Months

Almost exactly three months ago I started this blog and thanks to my readers it has been going really well. I wanted share some background about why I started it and what I have been able to do since as a result of the blog. I hope it inspires you or helps you to live your dream!