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NGO
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Families
Experience a cultural exchange
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School
Help at a local school
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House sitting
House sit and see the world for free
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Animal welfare and pet sitting
Help with animals
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Communities
Connect with local communities around the world
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Boat
Try your hand at sailing and boating
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Sustainable project
Help create a sustainable future
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10 hacks for first time workawayers
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5 budget travel & workaway myths debunked
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Inspiration
10 ways to connect with locals
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Travelling Tips
How to volunteer abroad without paying ridiculous agency fees
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Homeschooling with workaway
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Inspiration
Why travel-volunteering is every language learner’s dream
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