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- n. A tourist who takes part in voluntourism.
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P.S. Take note - you can be a "voluntourist" any time of the year.
Tip: Be a "voluntourist" in a country you'd like to visit.
After learning about the organization through a friend, I planned a trip to Guatemala with the intention of being a "voluntourist" for a couple of days.
Here are 10 voluntourist trips that really help put something back …
It's true that a voluntourist may gawk at the locals and snap inappropriate photos, but the type of travel he is doing is not defined by these behaviors, but rather the purpose of the travel as designed by the host.
Does their measure of ` did that experience work for me 'skew the delicate balance of a positive outcome for all stakeholder groups because the voice of the voluntourist may be the loudest for the organizations who are making or receiving money from the voluntourism marketplace.