When I first told my family and friends that I was going to
I would recommend
I would advise volunteers to choose a country that they know little about because it is fascinating to learn about the culture and history. Do not be deterred by a country where you do not speak the language or know little about it. Personally, I found it very rewarding to know that I had organized the entire trip and made it safely to my destination. The most difficult part was the organization beforehand; once I was on the plane I had no problems and enjoyed a brilliant couple of weeks.