Travel Confessions: Animal volunteer Eliza Baker in Bolivia
Ever wanted to work with big cats or even medium-sized cats?
A burly 20-something man lifts his skirt, exposing a taped-on maxi-pad with red stains painted on it. We make awkward eye contact for a fleeting moment, and then he takes a swig of his beer and continues to gyrate wildly in front of stopped traffic.
It's been said that travel is the best education and you don't always have to volunteer or work to get some worldly experience on a gap year abroad. After finishing university, Dan Blumberg spent six months backpacking with
When Peru called, nursing student Jody Annetts answered. Her university had raised money to donate to a shantytown called Pamplona in Peru's capital Lima. The village needed a chapel, so a team from Australian Catholic University went over to help build it.