Environmental Damage caused by Deforestation in Salta is alarming

By Tracey Chandler

Considering the damage already caused to our natural world, it seems obvious to many that saving the planet be at the very top of our list of things to do. The reality is, unfortunately, not as we would have hoped.

The need to be more conscious about and take responsibility for the unforgivable contamination of our planet’s ecosystem, is an obligation which is long overdue. The human race has shown little respect for the effect that climate change has had on the planet’s vegetation, and little care for the knock-on effect that this is having on fauna across the globe – many species have already disappeared and thousands continue to be in danger.

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What makes Spring in Argentina such a great time to visit?

By Tracey Chandler

Argentina Spring, By davelizadventure.blogspot.comSpring in Argentina is a wonderful time to visit, firstly because of the weather. The days begin to get longer after the winter, and the sun starts to come back out of its shell — without being that kind of aggressive summer sun — so that we can run around freely in shorts and t-shirt. Continue reading

Environmental Issues Plaguing Argentina – What are they? What is being done?

By Tracey Chandler

Air pollution, By in.reuters,comThe contamination of the environment is a problem which affects the entire planet. There isn’t a country across the world which isn’t affected in some way by environmental issues and/or contamination of some kind. Argentina hasn’t been miraculously saved from the fate of the rest of the world. It also suffers from the consequences of climate change. Continue reading

Connecting Worlds is now working alongside Fundación Media Pila!

By Tracey Chandler

Connecting Worlds is happy to announce that it is actively working alongside Fundación Media Pila and the work that they do to support the local community. You could help us to continue offering support to Fundación Media Pila too. Continue reading

What does it mean to be a Responsible Tourist?

By Tracey Chandler

What does it mean to be a responsible tourist? How does one travel responsibly? Does responsible tourism only relate to taking care of the planet or does it also relate to how we interact with the people and the cultures we come across when away from home? Continue reading

What makes Travel the Most Effective Education?

By Tracey Chandler

TravellingA conservative education is the foundation of a “real life,” and travel is nothing more than an extended youthtime wasted to play around and avoid “real responsibilities.” Continue reading

6 Reasons why Europeans should visit Latin America

By Tracey Chandler

One of the many misconceptions that has been fostered thanks to years of colonial rule is that Latin America is in some way “behind” Europe – that the European way of life is more advanced, more developed, more civilised, less dangerous, and the list goes on. Continue reading

6 reasons why teaching English abroad is not for you

By Tracey Chandler

There are lots of blogs on the Internet which write about how amazing it is to teach English as a foreign language abroad. There are few which write about the difficulties of teaching English abroad and the reasons why it might not be the right choice for some people. Continue reading