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How to Learn a New Language Abroad

One of the most delightful perks to travelling to and living in another country, is learning a new language. After all, it allows you to connect with new people in a meaningful way, in a...

Posted 05 Aug 2020

Socially Distant, Yet Full of Joy

Julius, a Lattitude volunteer from Germany, wrote to us a very thoughtful reflection on his gap year in Duncan, BC – the beautiful “City of Totems” situated on Vancouver Island on the West Coast of...

Posted 21 Jul 2020

Lena’s Outdoor Camp Experience in New Zealand

We interviewed Lena and she shared her recent wonderful experience volunteering as a Outdoor Camp Assistant at Bridge Valley Adventure Centre during her Gap Year in the New Zealand. Thank you so much, Lena, for...

Posted 13 Jul 2020

Oliver’s Pandemic Abroad

Recently on our blog, we’ve been highlighting the stories of Lattitude volunteers who have remained abroad during this COVID-19 period and have given the gift of valuable service as international volunteers. Here is a delightful...

Posted 06 Jul 2020

Resilience – Volunteers in the UK During COVID-19

Lattitude is very lucky to work with dedicated host organizations around the world who support, mentor, and provide wonderful experiences for our volunteers. We have been in touch with our hosts at Tockington Manor School...

Posted 18 Jun 2020

Lattitude Is Going Global…Online

Lattitude Global Volunteering has always been a global non-profit organisation, with volunteer programmes in exciting destinations around the world, and a global team dedicated to supporting volunteers from around the world in their international experience....

Posted 17 Jun 2020

Gap Year in Spain – Gabriella in Valladolid

Hi I’m Gabby and I am volunteering with Lattitude in Spain. When I was little I never had a dream career… I haven’t always wanted to be a Firefighter, Vet or Chef. But I figured...

Posted 09 Jun 2020

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Gap Year in gorgeous Spain

If you’re not sure what you want to do when you leave school, a GAP YEAR – taking time out to explore possibilities and try new things – is a good option. “My gap year...

Posted 09 Jun 2020

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Volunteering overseas changes lives for the better

Our Lattitude staff love what we do, and really believe in the amazing international opportunities we offer young people. Each and every one of our staff travelled extensively when young, and between us have reached...

Posted 09 Jun 2020

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