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TBT: Chilling with the Black Panthers

I’m sure most people have heard of the Black Panther group and all the horror stories stemming from them particularly in the 60’s. So understandably my experience of coming face to face with some of the members of the New Black Panther’s in Raleigh NC in 2009 is one of my more nerve wrecking experiences I have encountered whilst travelling. 606 more words

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Over The Edge

Working at Long Point Camp always guarantees some hilarious memories, but one of my personal favourites, from all 3 summers that I’ve spent in New York, comes from a visit to Niagara Falls during one of our days off. 558 more words

Camp America

How To Contact The Summer Camp Agencies

This is just a short and sweet post with all the contact details for all the main summer camp agencies, so you can view them all in one place, rather than having to go to each of the individual… 264 more words

Camp Tips & Advice

The travel bug is itching me...

I cannot stop looking at internships, work experience, or just general travel abroad at the moment! In particular, I’ve been reading the ins and outs of the Camp America programme and the GET Australia one, too. 122 more words


Five Important Reasons to Keep a Travel Journal

That up there, in case you hadn’t figured it out yet, is my journal from my time doing Camp America during the first summer of University. 850 more words

Travel Writing

In Memoriam: Elena Ferrari

This week I was shocked to learn about the sudden passing of my friend and colleague Elena Ferrari. It was Elena who just over a year ago hired me to work temporarily with her at the Camp America office in London. 211 more words

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Making An Impression

As with any job it is important to make the right impression when you first arrive at camp. What impression that is depends on how you want the rest of your summer to play out. 1,318 more words