Make a difference on International Women’s Day

Today is International Women’s Day. It is a travesty that women continue to face income disparities, and are in the minorities in government and leadership. As awful as that is, there are women around the world who suffer Female Genital Mutilation (“FGM”), forced early marriage, domestic violence, rape, and slavery – living truly miserable lives. […]

Tips for a successful luxury family volunteering trip

Volunteering abroad can be daunting, especially for the first timer. If you decide to volunteer for part of your luxury family vacation, you desire to positively change the world, bond closer with your kids, and perhaps change your family too. But there are also testing times. Whenever you face frustrations or conflicts that could emerge […]

Bathing an Elephant in Thailand

A family volunteer travel participant bathes an elephant in the Chiang Mai, Northern Thailand’s largest city. The 9,000-pound gentle giant made its way into the river. She was prepared to wade in the water under the heat of the Chiang Mai sun. Enormous but playful. She was a part of the herd that was giddy […]