It Was a Window of Opportunity - Bitcoin & Cryptocurrencies

Without wishing to blow our own trumpet, we were right about investing in cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum.

Flight Shaming is Illogical - The Ethics of Air Travel

The flight shame movement has certainly gained momentum but the growing resistance to flying is illogical when you look at the evidence.

Beyond Coronavirus: Preparing for the Future

It has been a challenging year for international volunteering and travel to Latin America, so we are planning some adjustments to adapt to the changing landscape.

Why Cryptocurrencies Matter In Latin America

Wondering why Latin America is such a hot destination for cryptocurrencies? Then this is the only piece you need to read!

The Impact of the Coronavirus Outbreak on Voluntary Organizations

Responses from voluntary organizations about the impact of COVID-19 on their operations and volunteer projects in Central and South America.

Make Volunteering in Latin America the Best Experience

7 tips for people intending to spend some time volunteering in Latin America to help them make the best out of their volunteer experience.

Tips For Responsible Travel

Whether you are planning the trip of a lifetime, a gap year abroad or just a short holiday, you can make a difference when you travel, not only for yourself but for the people and places you visit.

Journeying with Huachuma, the Sacred Andean Cactus

Can plants really help us access mystical realms and impossible cures? A very special cactus from the Andes just may prove that it is possible.

Season's Greetings & Christmas Giveaway

As 2019 draws to a close, Volunteer Latin America would like to wish you a Merry Christmas and a wonderful, healthy, and joyful New Year.

After 10 Years of Filming in Yantalo, Peru Documentary Completed

Filming in the jungle of Peru for 10 years, "Mortality of Dreams" follows the dream of Dr. Luis Vasquez to construct an international volunteer-run hospital.