Madagascar: Articles, Programs, Blogs, Travel Resources
Written by Keriann McGoogan
November 20, 2019
In an impoverished nation, conservation is not always top-of-mind.
Published in Why we travel
Written by
September 10, 2012
No oven? No fridge? That's no problem for creative international volunteers.
Published in Volunteer Abroad Blogs
Written by
September 6, 2012
After a year working abroad, Charity redefines her definition of success.
Published in Volunteer Abroad Blogs
Written by
August 10, 2012
How to stretch your overseas intern salary by investing in secondhand clothing.
Published in Volunteer Abroad Blogs
Written by
August 7, 2012
A stroll through the streets of Ambositra re-awakens an international volunteer's senses.
Published in Volunteer Abroad Blogs
Written by
March 24, 2014
Attention eco-conscious travellers! This special destination section scans the map for the planet's top biological hotspots. From historical landmarks to reefs and forests, here are 13 eco hotspots you need to see—and ways you can make your travels contribute to their conservation.
Published in Beyond the Guidebook
Written by Susan Griffith
February 9, 2015
Is the world really your oyster? Expert Susan Griffith presents the second part of her article on grown-up gap years, with insight on the practical reality of volunteering abroad.
Published in Volunteer Abroad

Join the Verge Community

china traveller opt sm

Join our community of savvy travellers and put nearly two decades of inspiring articles, authoritative information and expert advice to work for you.

Planning a gap year or your first international volunteer placement? Looking ahead to studying abroad? Wondering how to turn your passion for travel into an international career? This is the place to start!

Show me more > Login >



Verge believes in travel for change. International experience creates global citizens, who can change our planet for the better. This belief is at the core of everything we do.

For more than a decade, Verge has produced quality resources and events to help people experience the world in a meaningful way, through opportunities to study, work and volunteer abroad.