Volunteering In South Africa - Looking After Lion & Tigers
We both love animals, and when we had the chance to look after lion and tigers in a breeding park in South Africa we jumped at it. It was an amazing time where we were responsible for feeding, cleaning up after and playing with lion and tiger cubs from 6 days to 7 months old. We also organised the rest of the park which consisted of 150 bigger cats of varying ages and breeds, ducks and monkeys. Additional tasks included keeping the volunteering and guest accommodation clean and tidy and running the park tours for local and international visitors.
Volunteering In Tanzania - Teaching English and Business Principles
We spent August & September of 2010 in Tanzania. There we taught English to pre-school kids which aged between 2 and 5 years. The school we were at had 150 students with 75 in each class. It was an exciting time and a total insight into other cultures and unique ways of doing things. In addition to that we used our business and coaching experience to teach business and life principles at an afternoon class for the local Masai, and gave back by helping out at the local orphanages.
When time permits we will add some more of our other activities and adventures, there have been a few ...