Useful links

RESOURCES

Travel sites and a few other links you may find interesting!

Travel insurance

Banner Insurance
Banner is a specialist travel insurance broker that arranges travel insurance for Pod Volunteers at a special rate

Flights

Journeys Are Made @ gapyear.com
A very experienced travel agent which organises flights for our volunteers - contact them to help you find the best flight for your trip

Climatecare
Offset the carbon created from your flights

Travel health and safety

MASTA
Health advice organisation

DOH
UK Department of Health travel advice

FCO Know Before You Go
UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office advice - see the travel advice by country

Volunteering

do-it.org.uk
UK volunteering opportunities

WWV
WorldWide Volunteering

Teaching English Courses

LRTT
Online teaching course with discount for Pod volunteers

Gap years and travel

Year Out Group
A resource for your time out with over 35 approved providers (including Pod)

Gapadvice.org
Independent advice on gap years, for people of all ages

Wat heb je allemaal nodig om te gaan backpacken

Other

Open Education Database
Education careers and degree finder

Paya Thai Cooking
Thai cooking classes and Thai food catering

Simon Tarrant
Arts promoter, event organiser and artist

International Property For Sale
An award winning International Real Estate service helping you find the ideal property and all the latest news, information, analysis and advice regarding buying property abroad

AWARDS AND ACCREDITATIONS

  • Tourism Concern
  • Association of Bonded Travel Organisers Trust
  • Right Tourism
  • DOFE
  • theguardian
  • the independent
  • Sunday Times
  • Year Out Group
  • Best Volunteering Organisation
  • Wall Street Journal