voluntourism

  1. Mattismurder

    never going back to normal

    I’m turning 40 in a few days (eeep!). I’ve been in a stable location (New Jersey) and career (Tattooing) for years now and I’ve been missing both the freedom of travel (I’ve bicycled halfway across the u.s. and done various wwoofing/volunteering jobs) and the sense of community that I once had...
  2. Matt Derrick

    Can travel really be a force for good?

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    It’s hard to fault people who are cynical about the effects of tourism on developing countries. The environment, traditional ways of life, and affordable rents are just a few of the victims of ‘runaway tourism.’ For many commentators, this is simply the latest chapter in an ongoing story of...