And how do I get species-appropriate wildlife experiences, many may ask. There are actually quite a few very good options out there for true animal lovers. The magic formula is: DO NOT DISTURB!

Basic knowledge of Spanish is important and therefore a prerequisite, especially in volunteer projects that deal with people and human interaction - children's aid projects, women's shelters, hospitals, educational projects.

Those who decide to volunteer abroad not only want to see the world, but also do something good and leave a positive impact in the host country. The idea of volunteering is to leave your mark, not a gap.

Packing your suitcase is a challenge before every trip. After all, you don't want to have to pay extra because you're overweight. On the other hand, nothing important should be missing and a little selection would not be bad either. The golden rule is therefore: "As much as necessary, as little as possible".

Traveling and living a sustainable lifestyle, at first it sounds as if they don't really go together. It doesn't matter so much where you travel, but how you behave. Here are a few tips on how you can live sustainably on a trip to Latin America.

Deeeesss-paaaaa-cito isn't exactly new anymore, but it's still a real catchy tune every summer. And once again proof that Latin America stands for pure rhythm. Be it pure joie de vivre, mystical sounds or real passion, Latin American sounds draw us from the woodwork.