Rachel, one of Mundo’s strong supporters and local volunteers, creates earrings for donations to support food equity in both Thailand and Guatemala.
It may be a little delayed but…..happy new year! We here at Mundo Exchange hope 2023 is full of blessings and meaningful interactions with the people who cross your path.
The Guatemalan Civil War, often referred to as “the Violence”, was a terrible time in recent history. Volunteer Phyllis Coyne email excerpts part 2
Long time Guatemala donor and volunteer Phyllis Coyne reflects on her time in Chajul by sharing emails sent during her time there (part 1)
This quick Thai culture handbook will help you navigate the nuances of Thai etiquette of what to do (and not do!) while you are visiting or moving to Thailand.
NGO Limitless Horizons has been doing great work over the past ten years, and Mundo Co-director Joan recounts her first experience with them in Guatemala.
Wat Panlam is a tranquil Buddhist temple near Buengkan, Thailand were visitors can stay overnight. Joan volunteered a day there to learn more about Buddhism.
A homestay experience is a great way to connect and engage with local cultures. Annie recounts her time with a Thai family while volunteering at a local school.
The following post about music in Isaan was written by Linda Danielson, a musician, avid music lover, volunteer and close friend of Mundo Exchange: I’m in Thailand for the first time as a Mundo Exchange and Laekplian Lokgatat volunteer, a traveller, a musician, an...
The following is from Candace, a volunteer of Mundo Exchange and our partner organization. She was a wonderful addition to the Mundo team during her time here and spent time at a wat learning about Buddhist ways. Many tourists making the sojourn to Asia probably plan...
In this sometimes crazy world we think most can agree that there are certain basic human rights that in a civilized world all are entitled to. The following Human Rights Declaration was adopted by the United Nations General Assembly, December 10, 1948. Although this...
Books and information on all things Thai for those who are interested in vising or learning more about the Land of Smiles.