We want to send a big thank you to everyone who participated in our contest and helped make it a success!
And special congratulations to Chelsea Salthouse, the winner of a Pacsafe Venturesafe Backpack. Her photo entry received 369 votes, the most of any participant, and has been crowned the winner!
Chelsea’s photo was taken in Gili Trawangan, Indonesia, showing her “First encounter and high-five with a GIANT sea turtle” – way to go, Chelsea!
Slavko Desik is the editor-in-chief at Discovering Macedonia. His mission is to bring the Macedonian experience closer to everybody, by creating lengthy and comprehensive guides promoting this beautiful country. Secluded from the rest of Europe, Macedonia is a small country with beautiful natural scenery and rich cultural and religious heritage. It’s home to nearly two […]
There are so many ecological projects around the world, yet of all the places there are to explore, I chose to spend one year in Sadhana Forest in India. Now that my time here is drawing to an end, I am finding it very hard to leave. Sadhana Forest calls itself a reforestation and water […]
One evening in March 2018, Mark Ash, a 60-something year old from Pennsylvania, was scrolling through his Facebook feed and saw a GivingWay post about volunteering with sea turtles with a GivingWay Group in Costa Rica, with Latin American Sea Turtles. For Mark, the idea of volunteering with sea turtles seemed too good to be true. […]
This blog post was written by Eva Melissa Astudillo, who volunteered with ETIV do Brazil. “I’m about to quit my job and move to Brazil in 6 weeks to volunteer for 3 months.” That’s how I started the conversation with my parents, 4 days before my 30th birthday. They were astonished. In fact, they looked at me as if […]