Years of Experience
Want to read what GLVs projects are really like ? Then read reviews from previous volunteers.
Project: National Park Volunteering, By Mariana Damasco, Nationality: Argentinian. Age: 23. "I was a volunteer for one month in Corcovado National Park in Costa Rica. Every day I got the chance to see so many different animals not only in trails but in base too, such...read more
Jannae, Age: 41, Volunteered with her husband Tim and 10-year old child Callum, in December 2017. We were thrilled with our family vacation to a sea turtle conservation project in Costa Rica, coordinated by GLV. The employees and volunteers at the project were...read more
Jazzy was part of a student volunteer group in December 2016 who volunteered in Refugio Romelia one of our turtle project locations. Definitely a great experience to have in life. The slow-pace tropical life made everything become so relaxing. I enjoyed every second...read more
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I participated in the 2-week solar power workshop in June 2016. I came to the workshop with a general interest in clean energy and a desire for an immersive travel experience. In addition to learning all things solar (theory, system design and maintenance, installation, and how to build a panel using cosmetically defective cells), I made chocolate from start to finish on an off-grid farm, practiced my Spanish with the locals, hiked to a waterfall in Matapalo, volunteered at a local butterfly farm, surfed, kayaked, went horseback riding, and observed an abundance of wildlife (dolphins, monkeys, toucans, scarlet macaws, and crocodiles to name a few). Green Life Volunteers does an excellent job of balancing work and play. My experiences were life changing and I wish I could have stayed longer! Highly recommend.Katelyn
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