Think Volunteer

Discovering the World

Discover the world responsibly while traveling and volunteering abroad.

An ultimate guide for western volunteers to riding a scooter in Indonesia

Riding a scooter is a part of life in Indonesia. Scooters in Indonesia offer a unique, up close, and personal connection to the culture and history of the country. Being a volunteer and riding a scooter in Indonesia can be a valuable and enjoyable experience.  Western volunteers across the globe usually want to ride a …

An ultimate guide for western volunteers to riding a scooter in Indonesia Lees meer »

How To Be a Responsible Traveler?

A traveler or explorer searches for the discovery of information or resources. As the travel industry has expanded, so has the opportunity to positively contribute to the places you visit and make differences that significantly impact the outcome of someone’s life. The best trip is one in which you can simultaneously feel content and useful. …

How To Be a Responsible Traveler? Lees meer »

How to be a sustainable traveller while doing an Orangutan tracking in Sumatra

Sumatra is the biggest island in Indonesia and is home to three of the nation’s national parks, including Gunung Leuser National Park, Kerinci Seblat National Park, and Bukit Barisan Selatan National Park. Sumatra is the only place on Earth where orangutans, tigers, rhinos, and elephants coexist.In the eastern part of Gunung Leuser National Park, a …

How to be a sustainable traveller while doing an Orangutan tracking in Sumatra Lees meer »

Responsible tourism and the workers’ rights of porters in the Inca Trail

The Inca Trail is often considered to be among the most rewarding and enjoyable hiking adventures that can be had anywhere in the world. You could be contemplating walking in the footsteps of the ancient Incas or making your way inside Machu Picchu for the first time, but we should pay attention to the people …

Responsible tourism and the workers’ rights of porters in the Inca Trail Lees meer »

The Trashpackers

Trashpackers: Turning Waste into a Global Movement

The Global Movement for Waste Clean-up From local NGOs to international movements: based on the mission – ‘responsible travel and volunteering’ – Think Volunteer closely follows successful initiatives that make a positive contribution to the local population. This same goal also goes for Tijmen Sissing (30), founder of the Trashpackers foundation which has created a …

Trashpackers: Turning Waste into a Global Movement Lees meer »

Scroll naar boven