Ben Kilbey

During my time in Fiji I felt like I have grown as a person, It has really taken me out of my comfort zone.

Greg Ferris – My Journey to Fiji with Travel Teacher

Embarking on an expedition to Fiji with Travel Teacher has been one of my biggest life learning experiences to date. From the start of the expedition, Travel Teacher provided personal, deep, meaningful travel to immerse the group of volunteers into the education, the everyday life and culture of the Fijians who live in Namatakula Village. Namatakula is one of the …

Hekima Place – Investing in girls and communities

Hekima Place Inc. is located at Corner Baridi in Kiserian, Kajiado County.Incorporated in 2005 as a US 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation, it also registered as a trust in Kenya the same year. The program began with just 10 girls in a rented facility in Karen, headed by Founding Director, Kate Fletcher. Since 2005, the trust has been successful in attracting generous …

Getting to know our partners – Secret Paradise Maldives

Our programme in the Maldives is carefully curated so that every participant can enjoy a culturally immersive experience, accessing many places that traditional tourists do not get to see, from exploring uninhabited islands to taking the plunge beneath the surface to enjoy some world class snorkelling. Travel Teacher works alongside local island experts SecretParadise Maldives in leading you on an …

My first journey out of Europe

My experience in The Cook Islands changed my life. For someone who had never been out of Europe, enrolling on the programme was the first step towards stretching the parameters of my comfort zone to its fullest. Whilst embarking on the journey I learnt a great deal about myself. The process of making new friends and having to immerse myself …

Arrive as strangers, leave as friends

I didn’t know what to expect when I arrived on my expedition with Travel Teacher, id been imagining it for months, the experiences id have, the friends id make, but nothing prepared me for this. I have been on expedition for 2 weeks – the best 2 weeks!! It took a me time to find my feet in Fiji, but …

2 Weeks in Aitutaki

Being able to make an impact on a global community while meeting the most amazing group of people has been the most rewarding experience of my life.