There really aren’t words to describe the journey leading up to, at, or after your first Burning Man.
One of my favorite things about being based in San Francisco is the short flight proximity to so many different adventures! A 90-minute flight in any direction can transport you to the welcoming waters of sunny soCal, the earthy green forests of Oregon or the dry, deep deserts of Nevada, on any given weekend.
Embarking on a mission trip has been on my bucket list for several years, so when I heard of the launch of Fathom Travel’s new cruise concept: impact + travel, I was immediately intrigued!
Voluntourism — or, volunteer tourism — is a topic that has gained a lot of air time recently, and one that I’ve been itching to gain some experience with.
We can take so much for granted in our day-to-day, and don’t often enough stop to realize how small efforts like volunteering a few hours on our part, can make a huge difference in the lives of others.