Tourism can improve local living standards, whilst uncontrolled development or interaction with tourists can be destabilising to communities. It is important to operate with respect for indigenous culture and social development initiatives, while considering, on an ongoing basis, the impacts tourism
COVID-19 has severely disrupted both inbound and outbound international travel so now is the time for South African schools to embrace local school field trips. The disruption in international travel presents South African schools, educators and parents with a perfect opportunity to expose our youth to South Africa’s most significant global asset – its biodiversity and natural heritage.
An educational field trip is an investment in your students’ education, in your institution’s reputation and in your (the trip organiser’s) career. Therefore, it is important that you plan it thoroughly and carefully. However, most educators experience planning a field trip
Volunteer and intern programmes abroad can be expensive so this is a very good and reasonable question. Your time, hard work and passion are valuable, so it is important to know where your money is going! In most cases a volunteer/intern