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Working from home – some top tips

We’ve compiled a few of our top tips for keeping motivated whilst working at home, and generally staying positive during this surreal time that we’re all living in.

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Coronavirus – an update for volunteers (20th May)

As the coronavirus outbreak develops, the FCO has advised against all but essential travel to Ghana and Kenya. Read our blog to find out more information about upcoming trips.

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The Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage
Ethical animal encounters – make memories, not mistakes

In honour of World Wildlife Day, we have created a guide for travellers on what they should look out for when wanting to take part in ethical animal encounters.

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Adventure of a lifetime in Africa
Could the Youth Development Programme really be the adventure of a lifetime?

It is often said that travelling can lead to some of the best experiences of your life. Whilst we can’t guarantee this, we do have a plan in place to...

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Green team
What are we doing to be more green?

Here at African Adventures, we’re committed to doing better – for the sake of all people and the planet. We’re proud to announce the launch of our Green Team, a...

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Fishing in Ghana
What to expect when travelling to Ghana

Are you considering travelling to Ghana? The Gold Coast is famous for it's traditional, laid-back way of living. Here are some highlights of Ghana as a destination and what you...

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Group volunteering trips to Africa
Why you should do a group volunteering trip in Africa

Volunteering in Africa is becoming an increasingly popular choice for those who want to experience new and exciting landscapes and cultures but also possess the desire to encompass the altruistic...

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Chaddy Mission School
Project Progress – Chaddy Mission School

In our ‘Project Progress’ blogs, we explore the history of our partner projects, discuss the work carried out by our volunteers, and look at what our project leaders have planned...

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Six reasons to volunteer in Africa before starting uni or work

Taking some time out and putting your mind to a new challenge to give yourself a break from university or before moving into the world of work can be really...

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Springfield's donation - Springfield School volunteers in Kenya
Springfield’s donation with a difference

Over the years, our groups have been unwavering in their loyalty and dedication, and Springfield School in Portsmouth is a wonderful example. Last year, parents, students and teachers donated over...

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