Volunteering abroad is not all about the photo opportunities - but it's still worth bringing a camera to capture those meaningful moments, from the animals you've fed to the new friends you've made - or the wall you've just built. Here are some photos of volunteering that we love - can you picture yourself in any of these places?
Care for rescued animals in Namibia
Coach a variety of sports to children in India
Conservation in the Amazon
Some of the most exciting conservation work in Africa!
Monitor reefs in the Caribbean
Volunteer at an inspiring bear sanctuary in Transylvania
Encounter orangutans and elephants in the Bornean jungle