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How To Dress Traditionally In…
How To Dress Traditionally In…

While the daily wearing of traditional attire has been in decline over the decades, it is still sometimes worn on special occasions and for celebrations. I take a look at the traditional wear in some of our destinations around the world.

December 9th, 2015
Wonderfully Weird Food From Around The World
Wonderfully Weird Food From Around The World

Part of the fun of travelling abroad is trying new foods. The Projects Abroad team share their weird and wonderful culinary adventures in this post.

September 23rd, 2015
Cuddling Cubs – Discover The Darker Side Of Big Cat “Conservation”
Cuddling Cubs – Discover The Darker Side Of Big Cat “Conservation”

With their soft fur, padded paws and playful nature, big cat cubs are undeniably irresistible so it’s little surprise that cub petting is such a lucrative industry around the world. In this blog I talk to Chris Mercer, co-founder of CACH (Campaign Against Canned Hunting) and Judi Gounaris, a Conservationist in Southern Africa to find out more.

May 27th, 2015
Football, Forests & Fufu - Top Things To Do In Ghana
Football, Forests & Fufu - Top Things To Do In Ghana

A vibrant country located on the West Coast of Africa, Ghana has something for everyone who visits its friendly shores. One of Projects Abroad’s top volunteer destinations for five years running, we take a look at some of the best things to do there.

April 15th, 2015
Favourite Photos Of 2014
Favourite Photos Of 2014

2014 has raced by for me, but the end of another year is always a good time to reflect on the last twelve months. To end 2014 here are some of my favourite images taken by staff and volunteers in our destinations over the past year.

December 30th, 2014
Live Like a Local With Our Top Ten Alternative Things To Do In Cape Town
Live Like a Local With Our Top Ten Alternative Things To Do In Cape Town

Samantha Corbett works in our Global Information Office in Cape Town. In this blog she encourages you to get off the beaten track in her beloved city and explore some of Cape Town’s lesser known, but equally worthwhile attractions.

December 3rd, 2014
Top Things To Do In Marrakech
Top Things To Do In Marrakech

In March I headed off to Marrakech, the ‘tourist capital’ of Morocco. It was a 5 day get-away crammed with local culture, good food and even better shopping! Check out my top things to do in Marrakech.

May 7th, 2014
Top 10 Things To Do In South Africa
Top 10 Things To Do In South Africa

At the end of February, I embarked upon an ambitious road trip in South Africa. The rainbow nation has something for everyone: mountains, beaches, forests, deserts, wildlife… take your pick! Here are my top 10 things to do in South Africa.

April 9th, 2014
Favourite Photos Of 2013
Favourite Photos Of 2013

2013 is slowly drawing to a close, so I thought I’d end this year’s blog with a selection of my favourite images taken from around the world this year. Looking through some of these images is really starting to give me itchy feet!

December 20th, 2013
10 Fun Facts About Ethiopia
10 Fun Facts About Ethiopia

Did you know that coffee was discovered in Ethiopia after a local shepherd noticed his sheep became hyperactive after eating the leaves of the coffee plant? No? Well, read this blog and you’ll learn a few more fun facts about Ethiopia.

December 11th, 2013

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