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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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    When I heard that Fragonard has a perfume museum in the heart of Paris, I knew that we had to make a visit. Not because I was all that familiar with the brand or anything like that (perhaps I’d seen their ads in a few fashion magazines; I really don’t recall), but because I’m a […]

  • Lessons in Travel & Lessons to Come in the Guadeloupe Islands

    Although I keep a running tab on the number of countries I’ve been to, it’s not really something I lend much credit to in terms of defining myself as “well-traveled.” I often recount the story of a trip I took abroad with a college mate who gloated over the pages of her nearly full passport […]

  • 5 Reasons You Should be Exploring Your Own Backyard

    Do you want to spend more time discovering and getting lost in new places? Do you often wish that you could afford to take more than one or two big trips each year? Or maybe you feel a bit envious when looking through the Facebook feeds of friends who always seem to be off gallivanting […]