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Reported by on 03rd April 2017

10 ways travel can boost your career

10 ways travel can boost your career

Whether you’re stuck in a rut and looking to take a career break or eager to make the best of your time between studies and starting work, travel can have a fantastic impact on your future. Here are ten of the ways your gap travel experience can boost your career.   1. It teaches you to communicate with people from different backgrounds. Whichever career path you’re aiming for, the ability to have a conversation with a diverse range of people will be...

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Reported by Megan on 31st March 2017

Fundraising Friday Stars – Esewi and Daniel!

Fundraising Friday Stars – Esewi and Daniel!

Hey guys! Check out this fab fundraising event organised by friends Esewi and Daniel! This is a great example of how determination and organisation can really pay off. Have a read folks... When our outdoors pursuit leader at our school gathered us in an assembly and told us about the expedition for the first time. We were amazed by how breathtaking the trip sounded. It seemed as a huge sum to raise, but we were determined. We ran a sweets...

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Reported by on 30th March 2017

Hospital Heroes Needed in Kenya – November 2017

Hospital Heroes Needed in Kenya – November 2017

In November we will be running our second hospital staff to help transform the lives of patients and deliver much needed support to Msambweni Hospital in Kenya. Following on from the success of last year's launch our amazing volunteers delivered medical care to over 2,000 adults and children in Kenya and you can help to make all the difference in 2017. No matter what role you currently do, your skills, experience and advice will be invaluable as you get stuck into...

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Camps International

Reported by on 28th March 2017

How to travel sustainably

How to travel sustainably

Tourism is growing at an ever-faster pace, but with these increased opportunities for travel come added pressures on local environments, communities and cultural heritage. In order to protect these precious environments and ensure the same wonders are there to see for generations to come, it is important to travel in a sustainable and responsible way. Sustainable travel is all about minimising any harm caused to natural and cultural environments so that tourism is able to continue there in the future. This means...

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Reported by on 24th March 2017

The benefits of travel

The benefits of travel

You'll never be able to predict everything that will happen whilst travelling (that's part of the fun of it) but there is one thing you can be sure of - your trip will definitely change you, and for the better.   Your comfort zone will get a whole lot wider There's no way around it, at times travelling will push you to your limits both mentally and physically. Whether it's trekking through the heat to reach that must-see vista at...

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Reported by Megan on 24th March 2017

Fundraising Friday Star – Conor!

Fundraising Friday Star – Conor!

Check out Conor, he has raised LOADS! In just one event he raised over 2k! Have a read through Conor's fundraising journey and be inspired, take a leaf out of his book and get cracking! Well done Conor, fab job. When I first heard about the expedition I thought it looked like an amazing opportunity and I have always wanted to go to that part of the world where Cambodia is and when I saw the activities I would be...

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Reported by Floretine on 17th March 2017

JOURNEY TO AFRICA !

JOURNEY TO AFRICA !

We were glad this year to host our first German School in our Camps. The team had a great time in Camp Tsavo and Muhaka respectively, doing projects and other adventurous activities. This is what they had to say..................... On the 3rd February 2017, we started our turbulent journey to Africa- Kenya and after about 24 hours of traveling, we arrived at Moi International Airport (MIA) in Mombasa where we were welcomed and picked up by members of Camp Kenya...

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Reported by Megan on 10th March 2017

Fundraising Friday Deposit Stars!

Fundraising Friday Deposit Stars!

Hey guys, happy Friday! Here are some fab students that have got off to a fab start raising their deposits, short but sweet, here they are to give a brief overview of how they have kicked off their fundraising brilliantly! Have a read folks.... Rhianne - First of all my mum and I set up a gofundme page to make it easier for anyone who wants to donate. We then decided to arrange my first fundraising event. I decided to...

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