These are our
"Off The Wall" projects - the unusual, the different,
Go Shark Diving in South Africa,
to Salsa in South America.
Learn Photography in Argentina,
Or Meditation at a Buddhist Retreat,
in Sri Lanka? ... We've got it!
These projects are unusual, exciting, fun
and beneficial at the same time! We also
have Optional Add-Ons you can do while on your Project - different ways to add an extra dimension and fun to
your travelling adventure. So if you like the unusual, the quirky,
there's something here to suit you.
If there's a particular type of
project that you'd like to do but you can't find it
contact us because we can probably arrange it for
you! To read about our
Language Courses, please
Learn the fiery Tango in Bueno Aires!
Learn to Dance in Buenos Aires, home
of the flamboyant Tango! You'll have lessons
with a private Tango teacher, who will
tailor your program to your individual
level of expertise. You'll also get the
chance to see a Tango Show in a local
theatre. Currently, “Homero Manzi” and "La
Esquina Balcarce" are both popular shows
which interpret the story and history of
Tango from its early beginnings to date.
Learn to Dance the Salsa in Buenos
They say that if you can Salsa, you can do
anything! You'll have lessons with a private
Salsa teacher of Cuban origin who will
tailor your program to your individual
level of expertise. The course consists of
three private Salsa classes per week, each
lasting one and a half hours. You can also
combine this with the Tango Course
and learn both at the same time.
Photography Courses in Buenos Aires
Study photography in Buenos Aires with an
experienced private tutor who will tailor
your lessons to your individual needs.
Classes include practical teaching, analysis
of your work, theory and history - and
regular opportunities to explore and capture
this wonderful city with your camera!
Photography Courses in Rio de
Capture the flavour of this
beautifully enigmatic city with your lens on
one of our professional courses for all
levels. Courses are available at beginner, intermediate & advanced
levels to cater for any kind of student. You can take the courses as
a full time projects, or as Optional Add-Ons alongside your existing
Christ the Redeemer & Sugar Loaf Mountain, Copacobana &
Ipanema beaches, Brazil's colourful people... all undeniably perfect photographic subjects. Rio is all colours, flavours and LIFE. The enormous contrast
between the rich and poor makes it a fantastic place to
capture a real cross section of humanity, and explore how people
live in our world. Set your imagination loose!!
Latin American Dance Courses in Rio
These courses and lessons can be done as an
Optional Add-On alongside
your main project. Styles of dance that are
taught include Ballroom Dance,
Samba, Forró, Salsa, and Tango
signed up for all lessons and you can pick
and choose which ones you attend. Each style
of dance is usually taught twice per week,
and so you can spend all week dancing if you
wish (9 hours per week total).
Scuba Diving and Resort Assistant
An excellent and varied
placement in one of the world's paradise
locations ("Survivor Island".
Assist the Dive Master
in taking care of the dive center,
guiding and assisting new learners,
handling customers enquiries, customer
service and reporting to the Dive
Instructor. You can also develop your
diving skills by taking several courses
– i.e. PADI Open Water, Advanced Open
Water, Emergency First Aid Response,
Rescue Diver etc.
The Great White
Shark Project near Cape Town:
View the Great White Shark in its
natural environment, either from a boat
or an underwater cage. You'll also see
Cape Gannets, Bryde Whales, Cape Fur
Seals, Dolphins and Jackass Penguins.
receive training in White Shark biology,
research, behaviour, conservation,
changing attitudes, shark attacks, basic
seamanship, underwater filming, still
photography and shark tourism.
permitting you'll go to sea frequently,
working with the sharks from above and
below the water. Much emphasis will be
placed on observing behaviour and the
interactions of sharks around the boat.