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Reported by on 21st April 2018

Why I crave more adventures like Borneo

Why I crave more adventures like Borneo

Camps Ambassador Hannah spent a jam-packed month volunteering with Camps International before university. She tells us all about the sensational sunsets, tireless teamwork and hanging out with orangutans in the beautiful island of Borneo.   I am now back to the normality of home life; however, I crave more adventures like Borneo. This month-long experience consisted of five different but beautiful camps with lovely people to support and guide along the way.  It was challenging to accumulate the money needed however, the...

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Reported by Megan on 20th April 2018

Fundraising Friday Star – Rohan

Fundraising Friday Star – Rohan

Happy Friday folks! Have a read through Rohan's AWESOME fundraising journey so far and be inspired - well done dude! When I first heard about the expedition to Tanzania in an assembly I knew immediately that I wanted to take part in it. Everything that I heard made me feel that it was the right thing for me to do. I'd never asked my parents to go on any trips prior to this and I was uncertain that we could...

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Camps International

Reported by on 16th April 2018

How to make your gap year count

How to make your gap year count

At Camps International, we understand that taking a gap year to volunteer overseas is likely to be a once-in-a-lifetime kind of deal. It's important to choose your experiences carefully and feel assured that the projects you work on are meaningful and will make a real impact, not just while you are there but long into the future. When you choose to travel with Camps, you'll be embarking upon a life-changing journey that will not only give you incredible experiences, but...

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Reported by Megan on 13th April 2018

Fundraising Friday Star – George

Fundraising Friday Star – George

Hey guys! Check out this weeks fundraising Friday star, George!  I heard about the expedition through a letter from school, me and some of my friends were interested so we went along to the talk in the evening with our Parents. I was keen to go but knew that it was a lot of money to raise. When my parents said yes I was excited but nervous at the same time. I had to write a passage saying why I...

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Reported by on 07th April 2018

An epic South American gap trip

An epic South American gap trip

Callum travelled with Camps to Ecuador and Peru on his gap year before university, and as a Camps Ambassador, he is now working to inspire other students to start their own adventures and help make a difference around the world. He told us all about his own life-changing journey.   Whenever people ask me about my Camps experience I never know where to start. How about the time I went swimming with the giant sea turtles in the Galapagos, the...

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Reported by Megan on 06th April 2018

Fundraising Friday Star – Sasha!

Fundraising Friday Star – Sasha!

Hey guys! Check out this weeks fundraising Friday star, Sasha!  When I first heard about the expedition, my initial thoughts where 'this is an opportunity of a life time' and that I'd hate my self if I didn't at least try, so I pushed past my initial feeling of fear and doubt and bottled up the courage to talk to my parents, then here we are,half way there!!!! My first event was a car boot sale however it has continuted...

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Camps International’s Sharon takes on her biggest challenge yet

Here at Camps we're a travel-loving bunch who love getting outdoors and are always up for new adventures. No-one more so than our Global Operations Manager Sharon, who is never afraid to take on even the toughest of challenges and inspires everyone around her to push the limits of their comfort zone too. Today she jets off to Morocco to take part in the Marathon des Sables, billed as ‘The Toughest Footrace on Earth’, raising money for two charities close to her...

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Reported by on 01st April 2018

What’s it really like to volunteer in Borneo?

What’s it really like to volunteer in Borneo?

Ella's trip to Borneo well and truly established her passion for meaningful travel, inspiring her to become a Camps Ambassador to help even more people start their own adventures. Read on for her account of the highs, the challenges and the amazing sense of achievement volunteering overseas.   I travelled to Borneo 2015 and honestly, it’s the best thing I’ve ever done. Before I arrived, I hadn’t really thought about what the living and eating area would be like in...

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