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Why is Responsible Travel So Important?

The words responsible travel and "Will I reach my potential?" flash across the screen. I quickly peer about the darkened room, searching the crowd of dimly lit faces. It's an interesting term and a weighty question, and thanks to Mark Horoszowski…

How Should I Prepare For a Volunteer Travel Trip?

Preparing for a volunteer travel trip requires a great deal more than planning an itinerary and booking a ticket. There is a great deal of research required, questions that need to be answered, applications and documents that need to be filled…

Walking With Lions: My Time in Zambia

I've known since the third grade that I was destined to go to Africa someday. My fascination began the moment I opened my first National Geographic, a vintage issue dated February 1916, with the headline "How Old is Man?" emblazoned across the…