Planning Trips That Change Lives – FTI’s 2015 Recap

2015 Jenny Israel FAM
The entire team at FTI would like to thank you for choosing us as your travel partner in 2015. It was an honor to help our clients in their efforts to help the less fortunate, assist in community development projects & offer students experiential learning opportunities, among a number of other worthwhile endeavors. We love to hear about the...

Staying Healthy While Traveling

Traveling is wonderful in many ways, but sometimes it can weaken your immune system, making you more susceptible to illness. It's important to take extra precautions to keep yourself healthy, so we've made a list of tips to remember for your next trip. Wash Your Hands Whether you're on a plane, train, or coach, the best way to make sure...

Free Travel Apps to Enhance Your Trip

Travel App Map
Whether you purchase one of our international cell phones or decide to buy one of our SIM/Data cards to use in your unlocked phone, tablet or laptop, we think you'll love these travel apps! Trip Lingo Sound like a local with Trip Lingo! This app allows you to select relevant phrases for your upcoming trips. It will show you the formal or casual ways to say...

Travel Forecast: Plan Early to Keep Costs Down

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Here are some major factors affecting travel in the coming year. We recommend planning, booking and ticketing your trips as early as possible to avoid as many of these extra costs as possible. FTI can book seats up to 11 months in advance of travel. 1. Oil Prices Are Rising In the past year and a half, jet fuel prices increased...

More & More Universities are Requiring Service Learning to Graduate

Service learning projects are becoming an integral aspect of today's education and allow universities to branch out into a larger worldwide community. Projects foster leadership and civic duty while providing a culturally rich, hands-on environment to learn. Many universities are making service learning projects a requirement for graduation. Let Fellowship Travel help you organize programs that are both rewarding and...

Custom Volunteer Programs with FTI

Volunteer teaching in Vietnam
Whether you want to bottle-feed baby animals in South Africa or play with orphans in Central America, we have a volunteer program for you. Volunteer Packages can be customized to your group's interests, budget, and time frame. We offer both Mission Packages as well as Educational & Humanitarian Packages for your group to choose from. If we don't offer a...

A Quick 411 on Travel Insurance

The expression "better safe than sorry" rings an all too familiar bell for most of us. It's the go-to reminder that unexpected misfortunes come with the territory of life, and you best be prepared if they do! Take a minute and think back on a moment where you wished you would have played it safe, rather than sorry. Now...

Travel with a Purpose

Thailand
Our clients don't just travel for fun though there's plenty of fun to be had. They travel with a purpose. Here are 10 things to keep in mind when planning meaningful trips. Broaden your perspective. Travel is an opportunity to expand your worldview personally, culturally & politically. Experience new things. Art & architecture are great but don't miss the local food, festivals, markets,...

Working Together to Change Lives – FTI’s 2014 Recap

On behalf of everyone here at FTI, I would like to express our sincere gratitude for your trust & partnership throughout 2014. It is our hope that in 2015 we will be able to serve you even better. By adding new team members & enhancing our service offerings, we strive to be the best possible resource for you. New FTI...

Planning Trips That Change Lives: FTI’s 2013 Recap

Halloween 2013
We hope 2014 has gotten off to a great start. We are grateful for all that 2013 has brought us & will continue to look for ways we can serve you better in the coming year. By adding new team members & enhancing our service offerings, we strive to be the best possible resource for you. New FTI Team Members In...