Until Next Time, Zambia

I recently put together this video as a memento of my time in Zambia, and to give others a small glimpse into how I spent my holidays. For more on my experiences volunteering check out my previous blog posts. Enjoy!

Questions about Zambia or interested in more information on how you can volunteer abroad? Let me know in the comments and I will be sure to follow up with you!


  1. Loved your pictures! It’s a dream of mine to go to Africa.

    • Thanks Madaline! I had such a fantastic time in Africa, I cannot wait to go back and explore more of the continent. I hope you get the opportunity to make it there soon too!

      If you are interested in volunteering check out http://africanimpact.com. I did my volunteer program with them in Zambia and I would definitely recommend their programs. I’d be happy to talk to you more if you are interested or have any questions! Shoot me an email at [email protected] if you ever want to chat!

  2. What a great collection of photos and videos! This looks like such a wonderful and unforgettable experience. I love that you got to do some sightseeing while volunteering. Your pictures of the wildlife and the children are just beautiful.

    • Thanks Mary! We had the weekends off from volunteering, which was great since it allowed us to see more of Zambia during that time. Glad you enjoyed reading/watching!

  3. Beautiful collection of photos and videos. Seems like you had an enriching experience in many ways. Kids seem full of joy (and you too 🙂 ).

  4. Beautiful video. I would love to visit Africa too, going to Madagascar next month but I guess it’s not the same.

  5. That’s fantastic that you volunteered. I’ve never been to Southern Africa and hope to go one day. It looks like you had fun with the kids.

    • Thank you! I am so glad I had the opportunity to participate on such a fantastic volunteer program in a wonderful country. It was a blast and I hope you do get a chance to check it out at some point!

      If you decide down the road to do some volunteering while you are there, look into some of the programs that http://www.africanimpact.com has to offer. You might find something that may even bring you there sooner than expected!

  6. I love Zambia..what a beautiful video! I would love to go back.

  7. What a lovely video – a great collection of images from your travels to remember for a lifetime!

  8. What an amazing opportunity you have had! Brilliant 🙂

  9. It looked like an awesome trip! I have done work at orphanages and it is quite rewarding. I love your photos! Photo safaris are on my bucket list. It looked like you had great opportunity to see lots of wildlife.

    • Thanks it sure was a heartwarming and enriching experience! It was very cool to be able to work with the kids and the community during the week and have the weekends off to explore the area, including wildlife excursions. I already want to go back, so you definitely have to try it out! 🙂

  10. Zambia seems so magical and picturesque, Marissa! Loved your post. How many days would you recommend staying there?

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