Volunteering, Volunteeringinfo.org, and an idea to help Project DCR

I’ve spent a lot of time thinking about volunteering and volunteer organizations in Ecuador. It bugs me. I think if someone, including myself, wants to come and volunteer here then they should be prepared for what they are getting into and make a difference while doing it. I also try to help get the different … Continue reading

My first forays into guest writing for other sites..

A few weeks ago two people contacted me about guest writing for their sites.  As it happens they both came out today.   The first is an article about the Galapagos and a few people who I know here whom have made it a point to factor in community, the effects of tourism on the … Continue reading

People and Prose-Volunteer of the Week

As part of my job at Lead-Adventures I make point to find volunteers who have spent time at one of the many projects going on in Ecuador.  I do this to find out how their time at the project was and keep updated about how specific projects are running presently. Lead is serious about people getting the … Continue reading

What’s on your bucketlist for Ecuador?

  We here in Quito and trying to keep in touch with all those people that we have met at The Secret Garden Hostel, Finn McCool’s and Uncle Ho’s in the Mariscal, and Lead-Adventures, Hostel Tiana, and The Surf Shak as well as get in touch with those who are coming or planning a trip! … Continue reading