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10 reasons why you should Volunteer with YTA

2019-04-11T15:29:24+00:00

10 Reasons Why you should volunteer with YTA! It’s good for your health! Yes, it really is scientifically proven that by helping people and making a difference, it has a positive impact on your body, helping to reduce stress an anxiety. It’s a career booster Stand out in a pile of CV’s, by enhancing it with your volunteering experience.  By taking yourself out of your normal surroundings you are showing employers that you are willing to take risks and go the extra mile, along with so many other qualities. Share your skills… and learn some new ones! Whilst volunteering you can [...]

10 reasons why you should Volunteer with YTA2019-04-11T15:29:24+00:00

Meet the Team – Le Dieu Thuy – Vietnam

2019-04-11T15:41:59+00:00

The great thing about our teams is that they are based exactly where we visit!  This week we would like to introduce you to Le.  Le is our main point of contact in Vietnam and works with our groups when in Vietnam.  We asked her some questions, to get to know her better. What do you love most about your job?  I get to meet a lot of people from all around the world, I love meeting them, whilst getting to learn about their culture  2. Why do you think people should come and visit Vietnam?  I think people should come [...]

Meet the Team – Le Dieu Thuy – Vietnam2019-04-11T15:41:59+00:00

Travellers share feedback of their experience with YTA…

2019-03-28T13:59:14+00:00

We have recently had a number  people join us on our trips which is fantastic. Our most recent group trip to Kenya in February was made up of a mixture of people of which the majority were retired. We worked with this group throughout the run up to their trip to ensure the itinerary was exactly what they wanted. The group handpicked their trip including their various excursions, including a visit to a coffee & tea plantation and the Masai Mara. They were also very keen to make sure that they made a genuine and lasting difference to our partner school [...]

Travellers share feedback of their experience with YTA…2019-03-28T13:59:14+00:00

Meet the Team – Kiran Kapoor

2019-02-04T16:52:15+00:00

Time to introduce you to some of the team from our partners in India.  This week we would like you to meet Kiran, Kiran is a trekking and climbing guide and assists with the trek section of our India trips. What do you love most about your job? Meeting people from the around the world is best part of my job. I love to climb the mountains and assist people to reach on the top of the mountain.     Why do you think people should come and visit India? People should come to India to spend time in Himalaya which [...]

Meet the Team – Kiran Kapoor2019-02-04T16:52:15+00:00

Meet the Team – Robyn Hitch

2019-01-24T13:17:22+00:00

  It's time for you to meet another of YTA's amazing Outreach Coordinators, Robyn.   How long have you worked with YTA? My first trip was in 2015, and I lead my first trip in 2016.   Why do you like working with YTA? I love working with YTA because I can see the difference we make in each school and how it builds year on year.   What’s the best thing about working with YTA? The best thing about working with YTA is being welcomed into the schools with open arms because they know we are there to help in [...]

Meet the Team – Robyn Hitch2019-01-24T13:17:22+00:00

Younite Foundation & YTA’s Impact Review 2018

2019-01-23T16:28:54+00:00

It's time to take a look back over 2018 to see just how much was achieved at our projects in Kenya. Younique Travel Adventures and Younite Foundation have worked together again to ensure that the projects in Kenya are being supported responsibly & ethically, whilst progressing and making a positive change on all involved. The review below highlights our greatest achievements for 2018, and we look forward to an epic 2019, continuing to move forward supporting the projects and making a difference.

Younite Foundation & YTA’s Impact Review 20182019-01-23T16:28:54+00:00

The Winner of the Christmas Competition 2018 is…

2019-01-08T16:21:38+00:00

  A huge thank you to everyone who took part in our Christmas Competition Last year.  Below are the 25 correct answers to the quiz.  Only those who answered all questions correctly were entered into our draw. Question 1- What are the 8 original Reindeer called? Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Donner, Vixen, Comet, Cupid and Blitzen Question 2 - How many lords are leaping in the song, 12 days of Christmas. - 10 Question 3- What is Scrooge's first name?  - Ebenezer Question 4 - What film is the image from - Despicable me Question 5 - What is the text ? [...]

The Winner of the Christmas Competition 2018 is…2019-01-08T16:21:38+00:00

Christmas Day – Day 25 – Christmas Competition

2018-12-24T16:12:21+00:00

It's Christmas Day!!! We hope you like our special Christmas Video on Facebook. Thank you all for taking part in out Christmas Quiz Competition. Here is your final question of the month. What Christmas Ballet is the most famous of all? A)Rudolph's Surprise B)The Nutcracker C)Mr. and Mrs. Claus D)Frosty Goes to New York Send your answer to info@ytauk.co.uk Don’t forget to be entered into this competition you need to answer every question we post across the 25-day Christmas period. So, if you’ve missed the previous days go back and check the questions out and email us across your answers. Good [...]

Christmas Day – Day 25 – Christmas Competition2018-12-24T16:12:21+00:00

Merry Christmas Eve Everyone… Day 24 – Christmas Competition

2018-12-24T15:21:14+00:00

As it's Christmas eve we wanted to share with you a special treat!Here are a few extra festive photos we have taken at Silver bells and Melon Mission. And Today's Quiz Question is: What is the name of the village where the Grinch stole Christmas? (T&C's Apply)    

Merry Christmas Eve Everyone… Day 24 – Christmas Competition2018-12-24T15:21:14+00:00

10 reasons why you should Volunteer with YTA – Day 23

2018-12-13T16:04:25+00:00

10 Reasons Why you should volunteer with YTA! It’s good for your health! Yes, it really is scientifically proven that by helping people and making a difference, it has a positive impact on your body, helping to reduce stress an anxiety. It’s a career booster Stand out in a pile of CV’s, by enhancing it with your volunteering experience.  By taking yourself out of your normal surroundings you are showing employers that you are willing to take risks and go the extra mile, along with so many other qualities. Share your skills… and learn some new ones! Whilst volunteering you can [...]

10 reasons why you should Volunteer with YTA – Day 232018-12-13T16:04:25+00:00

#FeedbackFriday & Day 21

2018-12-13T15:01:45+00:00

It's the last Friday before Christmas and we have a new #FeedbackFriday to share with you all.  This week's is from Emily, Emily travelled out to Kenya with us in August.  Three definitely was the magic number with this group.  They achieved so much in their two weeks for being just the three of them.  They were a force to be reckoned with and provided world class lessons, and materials for all the children. Here is the lovely feedback that Emily left for us; "My first time travelling to Kenya with YTA was my second visit to this beautiful country. The [...]

#FeedbackFriday & Day 212018-12-13T15:01:45+00:00

Younite Foundation Charity Ball 2019 & Day 20 of our Christmas Competition

2019-01-11T10:25:23+00:00

  Tickets are selling fast for Younite Foundation's Charity Ball taking place in March next year.  This event is set to be the best one yet and tickets are just £45 and include a 3 course meal, a welcome drink on arrival, music, auction and so much more... Doors will open at 7pm and we hope you will all have a fantastic night whilst raising all important funds for our partner projects in Kenya. The Charity Ball is always a time for Younite Foundation supporters along with YTA volunteers to come together to support Melon Mission and Silverbells Childrens Welfare.  We [...]

Younite Foundation Charity Ball 2019 & Day 20 of our Christmas Competition2019-01-11T10:25:23+00:00

Gus Gardner – A year in review: An Outreach Coordinators Perspective of 2018… and day 19 of our Christmas Competition

2019-01-11T09:43:51+00:00

2018 has been another amazing year for Younique Travel Adventures and it only gets better every year! 2018 marks a special year for me as it marked 3 years of travelling to Kenya/India and 3 years of being involved with such an awesome company. Writing this blog has made me realise how we, as a company, have gone from strength to strength and 2019 looks even brighter than this year! Before we enter another quick, busy year, it’s time to look back at all the things that I have had the pleasure of being involved within 2018. As the children would [...]

Gus Gardner – A year in review: An Outreach Coordinators Perspective of 2018… and day 19 of our Christmas Competition2019-01-11T09:43:51+00:00

It’s the most wonderful time of the year – Day 18

2018-12-12T15:10:15+00:00

It's still not too late to get involved with YTA's Christmas Competition and our YTA Tuesday offer is in it's last few days. To be in with your chance of winning £100 off a YTA trip or a £100 Amazon gift voucher all you need to do is answer all 25 questions correctly from our YTA Christmas quiz.  Just joining in now?.. no problem head back across our posts from the last 18 days and send us your answers! Thinking of joining us next year on an adventure of a lifetime... then don't delay book with us by the 21st of [...]

It’s the most wonderful time of the year – Day 182018-12-12T15:10:15+00:00

Meet the Team – Charlotte Quinn and Day 17 of our Christmas Competition

2019-01-11T09:17:21+00:00

  How long have you worked with YTA? I started working for YTA in January 2018, so almost a year now.  It's gone so quickly and I can't believe its nearly been a year.  What a great year it has been!   Why do you like working with YTA? I love working with YTA because of the travel opportunities that we provide to people of all ages, and the variety within the three trips we offer.  I also love that our customer base is so varied, but all of them choosing to use YTA because of what we provide.  What’s the best [...]

Meet the Team – Charlotte Quinn and Day 17 of our Christmas Competition2019-01-11T09:17:21+00:00