Teaching English in a Buddhist Monastery

Teaching English in a monastery in Kathmandu: an experience to remember!

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Teaching English to the child/junior monks at the Monastery has been an interesting, inspiring and educational experience for me. I only hope my pupils experienced it the same way. The atmosphere in the monastery was very welcoming, peaceful and enjoyable and so were the people in it. At times, it was challenging to keep the […]

Mariana volunteering in South Africa

The best experiences of my life!

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On November of 2017 I had one of the best experiences of my life doing volunteer work with children in Masiphumelele Township, South Africa. The purpose was to help, but it was much beyond that. I had a life lesson, a very great personal growth. Everyday in the morning, when we arrived at crèche (me […]

Free Sightseeing in Jaipur, India

Free Sightseeing in Jaipur for our Volunteers in India

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This May, June and July we offer free sightseeing in Jaipur for all our volunteers in India! In order to introduce you to the Indian culture, we included some cultural activities, Hindi classes and incredible sightseeing  trips in Jaipur for you. This fascinating capital of the state of Rajasthan is one of the best-planned cities […]

The people at Iko Poran are incredible

The people at Iko Poran are incredible

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The people at Iko Poran are incredible. I know that the guy who runs the agency books multiple groups at a time, yet is still able to check in on us to make sure that everything is going well. He was readily available to us throughout my groups trip. He is also really good about […]

Volunteering with children in Rio de Janeiro

Volunteering with Children in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Iko Poran do an amazing job at putting you into contact with local communities and projects that need support. The work these projects do are extremely important in these communities and it was a privilege to be able to help with it. Everybody i worked with was very friendly and accommodating. I highly recommend others […]

Great Time in Rio

I had a great time in Rio – Medical Volunteer

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I had a great time in Rio learning about the culture and building relationships with the people in the Engenho de Rainha community. I worked with talented, passionate and hardworking health professionals who were willing to help and answer questions at all times. I really enjoyed being immersed in the community and learning about all […]

Experience in Rio de Janeiro

Great Experience in Rio de Janeiro

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I would definitely recommend this program to anyone. It was fun, educational, and a new experience. We met so many people who love and care about others. The state of Rio was beautiful and we had a decent amount of free time to sight see. The program leaders were super friendly and they gave a […]

Lea's volunteer trip to India

Lea’s Volunteer Trip to India: Incredible, Unexpected and Beautiful!

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Lea describes her volunteer trip to India. When asked, if she could describe her experience with three words, she would say: “Incredible, unexpected and beautiful.” She enjoyed her trip to India from the beginning: at the airport pickup, the orientation, and the volunteer projects. She has been teaching English to children and met so many […]

New Year Volunteers in Rio de Janeiro

New Year volunteers in Rio de Janeiro

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New Year volunteers in Rio de Janeiro. Happy ? 2018 and Welcome to Brazil. Felipe Murray with his volunteers on Escadaria Selarón in Lapa, Rio. A promising New Year 2018 has just arrived and the volunteers enjoyed the New Year’s Party in Rio. It is summer in the cosmopolitan city and the beaches are beautiful. The Carioca […]