Buddhist Ordination and Camp

A common practice for a young boy in Thailand is to ordain as a novice Buddhist monk, usually for a month to learn what life as a monk is like. This starts with an ordination ceremony where the head is shaved, children are given white and then orange robes, they are presented...

Just Had to Come Back! Hello from a new hill-tribes intern

January 1st this year I was working for a bank and studying Finance & Economics part time having never left Australia before. After signing up for a Challenges Abroad trip to Thailand I was nervous about leaving my comfort zone with a group of uni students who I had not known...