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Volunteer Vacation

Escape The Holiday Rut With A Volunteer Vacation

Bonnie Moore | Posted 08.28.2015 | Fifty
Bonnie Moore

The summer vacation season may be winding down, but fall is a beautiful time to get away -- especially in retirement! 'Volunteer' and 'vacation' may seem like a contradiction of terms but some travelers over 50 are trading sunning on beaches for more of a volunteer experience.

Is a Volunteer Vacation Right for Your Family?

Amy Whitley | Posted 11.26.2013 | Travel
Amy Whitley

You already travel regularly with your kids. You know that family travel can be eye-opening and foster better global understanding. Are you ready for a volunteer vacation? Here's what you need to know before volunteering abroad with kids.

How To Make A Vacation More Meaningful

Jim T. Miller | Posted 09.12.2012 | Fifty
Jim T. Miller

If you're looking to do more on your vacation than relax in the sun or go sightseeing, volunteer service vacations -- also known as voluntourism -- are a great alternative and a growing trend among retirees. Here's what you should know.