In addition to travelling for pleasure in many countries, Alain has had the ... chance to experience and live in differentl countries as an international project manager. For several years, he has mainly dedicated himself to help organizations and tourist destinations to access new markets and to implement fairer and sustainable practices. With his wife, Luz Elena Perez, they work in travelling, mainly in Colombia, his home country. Their travel inspiration comes from a quotation read during one of their trips: “We are all in search of our inside monk.”, and for them travelling is like following the way to the monastery.
In his professional life, André had participated in the launch of ... greattechnology start-ups. Currently president-shareholder of a coaching and counselling company, he sits on various boards for technological companies and agencies. He has traveled a lot for business and as a tourist in much known countries. He lived and worked in France several years, motivated by a deep desire to discover Europe, its cultures and diversity. Its exploration for Village Monde in Benin, Africa, has been crucial. In ten days only, Benin, its people, its nature, its energy and its contradictions have triggered a genuine revival. "Every trip is the dream of a new birth"- Jean Royer
Of French origin, she currently lives in Montreal doing an intership at ... Equiterre. She studies in sustainable and international development. She had the opportunity to travel to multiple countries notably through volunteering. Curious and smiling, she likes to discover the world.
A resident of Lac Beauport and a student in public affairs and international ... relations, she had the opportunity to visit small paradises on earth and to do a solidarity internship in Burkina Faso. She excels in photography and she is followed closely by her community on social networks.
Catherine is a nutritionist and people say that she's always gone. It is true ... that she has trouble with the sedentary lifestyle. This is not good for the heart, by the way! One day we told her: “You're a great nomad, it is normal for you to always go towards the other”. For her, Village Monde is a catalyst of meetings, which are the basis of all her travels. Travel, each one of you - Catherine Lefebvre
Explorer, sailor and contractor, Charles has been exploring the world for many ... years ... Through his explorations he stills amaze by the beauties of our planet, oceans, deserts, human diversity and remote regions. ... A beauty so rich but also so fragile. Love off-trail trips that transform! The only, the true, the only journey is to change your gaze!
Two young adults in love with one another and with life, that are pursuing ... their values of passion and freedom where adventure is calling them. Their 4 months cycling through Bolivia, Peru and Ecuador have been their biggest adventure. The trips are changing lives, individuals, perceptions... As their parents have often repeated: "Traveling is the school of life!". You can follow their adventures on their Facebook page Excalibur!
Living in Rimouski, he studied psychology and worked as an adventure guide as ... well as a naturalist guide in several countries. Passionate about photography, he manages to capture wonderful landscapes he sees during his trips. He tells stories through his pictures, and that is what pleases his community on social networks.
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VAOLO is the platform of the non-governmental organization (NGO) Village Monde. The Village Monde Vaolo Foundation is registered as a charitable organization with the Canada Revenue Agency and Revenu Québec with the number 811160266 RR0001 and is a member of 1% for the Planet. The revenues generated on Vaolo return 100% to initiatives in the communities.