Dolphins & Whales, Italy
he research focuses on the spectacularly large fin whale as well as on sperm whales, Risso’s dolphins, pilot whales, striped andbottlenose dolphins. We have places for Cetacean Volunteer Researchers to join for one or more weeks from May to September of every year. Individuals, groups, families and students doing research all welcome. Cost for food, accommodation on board the research boat, programme materials, equipment, scientific lectures & training; from £770.
- Program ID: #2565
- Location: PortosoleItalyIT
Volunteer Teach Abroad in Italy
Spend 3 Months as a Volunteer Teacher in Piedmont, Italy! Learn the art that the Piedmontese have mastered: savoring the simple pleasures in life.
- Program ID: #2483
- Location: Torino (Turin), Piedmont (Piemonte) Region, Italy Torino (Turin)ItalyIT
Language Homestay (English Tutor) - Available Year Round in Italy!
The Language Homestay program offers the opportunity for participants to become a conversation friend in a local family while sharing their everyday life. Participants spend approximately 15 hours per week conversing with members of the host family to improve their fluency in English. The rest of the time is yours to immerse yourself in Italian language, culture and lifestyle. Italy is home to much of the world’s greatest art, incredible food and locals who are eager to share their culture.
- Program ID: #1626
- Location: NationwideItaly38° 8' 4.4052" N, 13° 21' 33.75" EIT
Culinary and Shepherding Cultural program in Puglia, Italy
Harvesting Food Through History. Learning to cook Mediterranean Cuisine: the Myths, Methods, and Origins of the Mediterranean Diet. The program offers an opportunity of understanding and learning about the Mediterranean culinary culture and improving its conservation. Participants are involved in the “food jouney” from landscape to table encompassing the sustainability of the resources, the biodiversity and the societal changes, which place the Mediterranean diet at the core of the current debate on the need to implement “green economy” and sustainable way of life.
- Program ID: #1971
- Location: Altamura (Bari) Italy 70022 AltamuraItaly40° 50' 19.4964" N, 16° 33' 23.0256" EIT
Art Restoration in Puglia, Italy
The Art Restoration program include a practical 'hands on' experience in the process of conservation and restoration of Frescoes, Canvas, Wood, Stone and Decorative paintings and plaster in the rich cultural setting of Puglia region. By learning and actively working, participants also contribute to the conservation of the art and historical heritage of the region. 2017 Workshop Dates: June 13-28 (spaces are limited, so early registration is recommended!) There are no prerequisites required to participate to the workshops.
- Program ID: #1630
- Location: Altamura (Bari) Italy AltamuraItaly40° 49' 42.0924" N, 16° 33' 13.14" EIT