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One mile at a time

One mile at a time…

As with most people, the past 2 years have handed me anything but a gold platter of creamy cookies and delicious tea. Last year in …

weekend day trips blog

A Weekend of Exciting Day Trips By Solomon Herring

When volunteering here in Tanzania, it is imperative that you spend your off days exploring the pristine natural beauty that surrounds Arusha and Moshi. Fortunately, …

The business with poverty, and why we won’t work with orphanages

We do not offer volunteer work and internships in orphanages in our program. We areoften asked why not? The answer is that we only support …

Why you need to pay to volunteer

Many people see a contradiction in paying to do voluntary work. After all, you work … voluntarily … So why should you pay?Before you arrive …

Update! Corona in Tanzania

Update August 2021: We are happy to announce that vaccination campaigns have started in Arusha! Locals over the age of 50 and medical staff can …

Volunteering with wildlife

The dream of many animal loving volunteers is to travel abroad and work with wildlife inneed. These volunteers want to see exotic animals up close …

travel restrictions corona

Corona in Tanzania – frequently asked questions

Especially now that the dark and cold season begins in European countries, the seemingly endless landscapes under the warm equatorial sun seem even more tempting …

Materuni waterfall

Materuni Waterfall and Coffee Plantation

Saturday morning 8.30 am, a group of volunteers and hostel guests were picked up by bus and started their journey direction Moshi. Unfortunately once again …

Packing List and useful information

To be well equipped for your vacation or volunteering stay in Tanzania, we have put together a packing list for you. Also you will find …

Arusha Tanzania

Things to do on a budget in Arusha

Travelling on a budget? Here are some tips and activities you can undertake for a minimum expense but still have a great experience! First of …