A few travel tips to keep in mind before you travel, when you arrive, and while you are on the road.Read More
I think that everyone should volunteer at some point in his or her life in some capacity. Period. Giving back to others in need and supporting a meaningful cause is both life changing for you and for those that you are helping. More specifically, if you even have a chance to volunteer aboard, the benefits of getting to experience a culture outside of your own while forever change your perspective on yourself and the world.Read More
I originally answered these questions for LA Parent Magazine, and I enjoyed the interview so much I wanted to share it here.
LAP: Are vacationers responsible for “giving back” to the places they visit?
SC: We should all be responsible for giving back to those less fortunate as a part of our daily lives, but especially so when we are traveling. As a vacationer and foreigner, locals will show you incredible warmth and hospitality. Giving back while traveling is a great way to help others in need and say “thank you” for being welcomed to someone else’s home country.Read More