Andaman Coast, Thailand
Sustainability & Community Connections -Phuket
Discover the story of Phuket through its art history and interactions with native islanders in this immersive program. You will have the opportunity to document the lives, stories, and arts of the places you visit throughout the week. In an interactive workshop, you’ll learn how to repurpose single-use plastic into oceanic keychains at an artist collective that forms the Phuket Arts Village. You’ll also interview members of the Rawai Sea Gypsy community, gaining insight into the intricacies of the Sea Gypsy perspective from both youth and village elders. The final day will be dedicated to learning about traditional Southern Thai food, from the market to the actual creation of the dishes. It’s an opportunity to learn and engage with the diverse community of Phuket while being an active citizen.
Wilderness Adventure & Conservation – Krabi – Khao Sok
Immerse yourself in some of the world’s most stunning ocean and rainforest locations with this program. From camping in the ancient evergreen rainforests of Khao Sok National Park to kayaking beneath the limestone cliffs of Phang Nga Bay, you’ll experience the best of both land and water. This trip challenges you to push your boundaries and explore your own capabilities through a variety of challenging and adventurous outdoor activities. At the same time, you’ll have an opportunity to contribute to conservation efforts of local organizations that work to protect the natural beauty and wildlife of the area. This unique opportunity will allow you to not only explore and challenge yourself but also make a positive impact on the environment.