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    Whether you want to incorporate short-term volunteering into your vacation plans or if you’re simply looking for a quick getaway, Time Travel Plans has you covered!

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    Time Travel Plans will arrange a volunteer opportunity that suits your interests and that fits into your custom designed itinerary so that you can experience the best of both volunteering and vacationing!  

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    Deeper travel experiences, connecting with locals, and the knowledge that you’ve made a positive impact in a new destination are just a few of the gifts of voluntourism. “For it is in giving that we receive.” ― St. Francis of Assisi

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  • A Day Away in Lancaster

    After our big (and admittedly over-budget) trip to Europe last March, we decided to focus the remainder of our travels for the year on quick getaways. Whether we escaped L.A. for a day or a long weekend, last year, we became really adept at jaunting.

  • Into the Louisiana Bayou

    m4s0n501 There’s more to Louisiana than New Orleans and the French Quarter where Creole culture reigns supreme. Head about half an hour west over the Manchac Swamp Bridge, one of the longest over-water bridges in the world, and you’ll find yourself in the Louisiana bayou amongst alligators and other wildlife that call the Manchac Swamp home. […]

  • A Morning Stroll through the Copenhagen Botanical Garden

    I discovered the Copenhagen Botanical Garden prior to our trip when researching free things to do in Copenhagen. In expensive Copenhagen, we were on a quest to find all the free and affordable activities we could find.