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Namibia is now open for tourism!

It’s some of the most exciting news we’re heard in a while – Namibia is now open for international tourism! This vast country has seen some of the world’s lowest Covid-19 cases and deaths, and with a low population density and wide open spaces perfect for social distancing, it’s a dream post-lockdown destination.

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Travel #ForNature after Covid-19

We take a look at what we can do individually to make sure we align our travel goals with a conscious effort to do right by the planet. How to support biodiversity and travel responsibly.

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3 ways to travel responsibly after Covid-19

How can we all travel more responsibly and sustainably when borders reopen? We take a look at what Covid-19 has taught us about the impact of our increasingly globe-trotting lifestyles, and what we can do in the future.

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Our top tips for family volunteering!

Family volunteering is one of the safest and easiest ways to dust off your backpack, and introduce your family to new experiences and different cultures. Here are our top tips for volunteering with your family!

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Volunteer and help at Christmas and New Year

Conservation never takes a holiday, and there are lots of projects which take volunteers year-round – including over the Christmas and New Year period. So if you want to spend your Christmas vacation doing something worthwhile (and possibly warmer!), take a look at the projects you can choose from!

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Save 5% on bookings made in December and January!

We believe that of the best presents you can gift yourself or someone else, is the gift of travel and new experiences. Which is why we are offering 5% off all volunteer bookings made in December or January, for travel any time during 2020!

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When is a wildlife sanctuary not a sanctuary

How can you be sure that you choose an ethical wildlife sanctuary to volunteer at? Read this article to ensure that you volunteer in a responsible sanctuary, dedicated to animal welfare, and focused on animal rehabilitation and release.

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