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Gap Year in gorgeous Spain

If you’re not sure what you want to do when you leave school, a GAP YEAR – taking time out to explore possibilities and try new things – is a good option. “My gap year...

Posted 18 May 2018

Gap year in Spain

Volunteer in Ecuador – Anita in Cuenca

Gap Year in Cuenca, Ecuador Ecuador was my first, and only choice, none of my friends had heard of it, and I enjoyed the blank looks when I explained my gap year plans. For me,...

Posted 24 Apr 2018

Gap Year Argentina – Abi in Cipolletti

Gap Year Argentina – Abi is an English Tutor in Neuquen/Cipolletti Hola! I’m Abi, a New Zealander currently volunteering on my gap year in Argentina with Lattitude. It’s an awesome experience and if you’re considering...

Posted 14 Apr 2018

Gap Year Ecuador – Yungilla Cloud Forest Village

Gap Year Ecuador – Lauren in the cloud forest village of Yungilla What made you volunteer in the first place? There were a whole bunch of reasons that made me decide to volunteer with Lattitude....

Posted 11 Apr 2018

Gap Year Ecuador

HRH The Princess Royal Visits Specialist College in Birmingham

On the 20th March 2018, Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal visited Queen Alexandra College (QAC) to see the support Lattitude Global Volunteering volunteers give to students at the specialist college. The visit marked QAC’s...

Posted 27 Mar 2018

HRH visit - Lattitude

Gap Year Japan – Analiese – Medical Assistant

Gap Year Japan – Analiese spent 6 months as a Medical Assistant in a Japanese hospital What made you volunteer in the first place? During my last year of high school, I had a couple...

Posted 22 Mar 2018

Gap Year Japan - Medical Assistant

Gap Year in Spain – Gabriella in Valladolid

Hi I’m Gabby and I am volunteering with Lattitude in Spain. When I was little I never had a dream career… I haven’t always wanted to be a Firefighter, Vet or Chef. But I figured...

Posted 22 Mar 2018

Gabriella Gap Year in Spain with Lattitude

Gap Year as a School Assistant in the UK

Daniel is a New Zealander in the UK, volunteering on his gap year as a School Assistant at a performing arts school. He agreed to answer some questions about his first few months in the...

Posted 08 Mar 2018

Gap Year Volunteer UK

Volunteering in Spain – Madeleine in Avila

Hola, my name is Madeleine and I am currently volunteering in Spain with Lattitude. These last two months have been pretty action packed and very eye opening, and although my Spanish is still coming along...

Posted 08 Mar 2018

Top 10 things to do in Ecuador

Lattitude volunteers love going to Ecuador, and that’s partly down to the fantastic community placement opportunities we have developed there, but also due to it being a very diverse and interesting country. There is SO...

Posted 01 Mar 2018

Gap Year in Ecuador