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Orientation in Warsaw, Poland

When you first arrive in your chosen country, you’ll attend an orientation programme to kick start your adventure abroad and help get you settled in. The first Poland orientation for the year just wrapped and...

Posted 02 Mar 2020

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Gap Year in New Zealand – Orientation on arrival

New Zealand Lattitude Orientation January 2020: for our “gappers” beginning their gap year in New Zealand, a mixture of fun, making new friends, learning and recovering from jetlag. The emotional rollercoaster of excitement and nerves...

Posted 10 Feb 2020

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Volunteer in Japan as a Community Volunteer

Eleanor was a Lattitude volunteer in Japan, working as a “Community Volunteer” and helping people with disabilities in the wonderful Hanshin Cheshire Home. What made you want to volunteer in Japan? I decided to volunteer...

Posted 09 Dec 2019

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Volunteer in Poland on YOUR Gap Year!

Jessamine was a Lattitude volunteer in Poland, and assisted in a school as an English “Language Coach”. What made you want to volunteer in Poland? In 2015, a Lattitude volunteer came to my high school...

Posted 09 Dec 2019

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Community Volunteer in Ecuador – Sammy

A volunteer interview with Sammy on his placement as a Community Volunteer and English Tutor/Language Coach in Ecuador. Tell us about your placement and role. I worked as a Community Volunteer and Language Coach in...

Posted 09 Dec 2019

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Gap Year Ghana – Incredible Africa!

Gap Year Ghana! If adventure is what you’re after… if incredible experiences are what you crave… you can’t go past Ghana as a destination. Returned volunteer Felix has been kind enough to answer some questions...

Posted 18 Oct 2019

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Caroline, Outdoor Camp Assistant in the UK

We love it when our returned volunteers share their experiences with us! We interviewed Caroline about her amazing experience in the UK as an Outdoor Camp Assistant. Thank you so much, Caroline! Please tell us...

Posted 09 Oct 2019

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