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Photos from Villa Maria March 2010

A few more photos of the team, working with the children at our social project in Villa Maria, Peru Giving a lick of paint to one of the family’s houses. The end of another games session. Some of the kids waiting their turn on the football pitch. Keep up the good work guys, only a […]

Video Update from Peru – Surfing USA????

With just two days to go for our team at the project in Villa Maria Peru, we thought you’d like to see a snippet of the work they’ve been doing over there – it is hard work, honest! Thanks to local movie maker Luis Spielberg (and producer Nena) for putting this together. Click here to […]

Video Update from Peru – Surfing USA????

With just two days to go for our team at the project in Villa Maria Peru, we thought you’d like to see a snippet of the work they’ve been doing over there – it is hard work, honest! Thanks to local movie maker Luis Spielberg (and producer Nena) for putting this together. Click here to […]

Video Update from Bolivia – Ice Ice Baby!

Thankfully no Vanilla Ice or Jedward here, just a very hardcore Quest team taking on the Andes of Bolivia, very cool! Thanks to Eduardo from Bolivian Mountains for putting this video together. Click here to find out how to join our summer expedition in the Andes

Video Update from Bolivia – Ice Ice Baby!

Thankfully no Vanilla Ice or Jedward here, just a very hardcore Quest team taking on the Andes of Bolivia, very cool! Thanks to Eduardo from Bolivian Mountains for putting this video together. Click here to find out how to join our summer expedition in the Andes

Villa Maria Team – Farewell to Quito

Sidewinding west from Quito, nine travelers brave through dense obscurity and semi-regular downpours with hopes of catching a few radiating glints upon the beaches of Mompiche; spending their final weekend enjoy surf, sand…and the bar. With that being said, there was plenty of just cause for celebration, for not only have three weeks of continued […]

Bolivia Team 2 – still in Sucre!

Week 2 of their Spanish course – not much talk of Spanish learning, but they assure us there has been plenty… Our second blog entry kicks off with our marginally strenuous walk up to one of the hills surrounding Sucre. Accompanied by even the most drained invalids and many of the locals on the short pilgrimage, […]

Physical Challenge

So the gauntlet is being thrown down. While those who work in the Quest office are pretty unstoppable out on expedition overseas, the proximity of Tescos jam donuts and the desk bound existence of the UK can bring about a bit of a spare tyre at times. Starting here though, the challenge has been set […]

Bolivia 1 Update from Huaraz, Northern Peru

This is an account of the Huaraz part of our expedition written by Ross Mcculloch, who previously wrote about the death road and jungle but forgot to sign. On Saturday morning last week we all arose to a day full of fun and trek prep which included a meeting convened in the courtyard where all […]

Roly-Polying for Villa Maria!

Roly-polying…would you or could you do it for a mile?? That’s what one of our students on the summer project to Villa Maria is doing in a bid to raise money for the project. Garion Woodcock has decided to roly-poly (forward roll) his way from Crewkerne town hall to the railway station (a distance of 1.2 […]