- posted on Feb 10, 2016
- by Connor Whelan
Our latest volunteer experience blog comes from Matt who visted The Great Orangutan Project. See what he thought about it here!
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Impossible to single out any one part of the trip, it was hard in parts both mentally and physically but the experiences I had are...
Lynn Hempsall, 2016
My fave moment from this trip was being able to get close to the big cats. Going on a cheetah walk was just amazing. I'm...
Helen Gatward, 2016
Incredible sightings of a Tiger up close and personal and loved to see all of the smiling children at the schools!
Jeffrey Carlson, 2015
This has been one of the best trips ever - and I travel A LOT :-)!
Anke Renz, 2015
The whole experience was unforgettable, seeing our first tiger was awesome, seeing the tigers in their own habitat will always be with me, such majestic...
Tom Kane, 2015
I had too many unforgettable moments to count; lazing in the sun with a spider monkey flopped over me, trying to ninja-grab someones volunteer shirt...
Alisha Hart, 2015