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One Woman’s Journey Through Cheez-Its, Sour Worms, and High Altitude

Feature, GoAbroad Contributor - Friday, 4 October 2013 - 0 Comments

WHOA Travel, Mt. Kilimanjaro

Today on GoAbroad we bring you a guest feature from Allison Fleece, co-founder and adventurer at WHOA travel. If you find yourself lacking in inspiration to get out there and see the world, the  experiences that Allison shares about launching WHOA travel are just the motivation you need. Like many of…

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InternationalStudent.com Travel Video Contest Now Open!

Feature - Thursday, 3 October 2013 - 0 Comments

International Student Travel Video Contest

The eighth annual InternationalStudent.com Travel Video Contest is now open! Students have the chance to win a $4,000 grand prize, a Viewer’s Choice Award, and other running prizes. The rules are simple, if you are planning on studying abroad, InternationalStudent.com wants the best video you can make that tells about…

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I’m So Wasted! 6 Reasons You Shouldn’t Binge Drink While Abroad

Feature - Tuesday, 1 October 2013 - 6 Comments

Reasons Not to Binge Drink Abroad

Students only study abroad so they can have an easy class schedule and get drunk every night. Is this statement offensive to you? At GoAbroad, we die a little every time we hear it. It is a reality, though, of some students treating studying abroad like an extended spring break…

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GoAbroad Weekly Digest: Saturday, 21 September 2013

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GoAbroad Weekly Digest: Saturday, 21 September 2013

Here’s what we featured on the GoAbroad blog this past week: Save the Turtles, Save the World Sea turtle conservations have been in existence since the late 1950s. Every year thousands of volunteers from all over the world spend months patrolling beaches to help with conservation efforts. But why is…

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Save the Turtles, Save the World

Feature - Thursday, 19 September 2013 - 0 Comments

Sea turtle conservation efforts

Sea turtle conservations have been in existence since the late 1950s. Every year thousands of volunteers from all over the world spend months patrolling beaches to help with conservation efforts. But why is everyone so obsessed with sea turtles when there are many other animals in danger of extinction? And…

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Top 6 Things to Leave at Home for a Semester Abroad in Florence

Feature, GoAbroad Contributor - Wednesday, 18 September 2013 - 0 Comments

Essentials to Leave and Pack for Florence

Whether you’re just starting to to think about study abroad, or already in the planning process, it’s important to travel smart! That often begins with what you pack and take with you when heading abroad. If Florence, Italy is on your radar, we’ve got a list to get you started. Erin…

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6 Hipster Microbreweries Around the World

Feature - Tuesday, 17 September 2013 - 0 Comments

BrewDog Abstrakt AB:01

What goes well with traveling? Why, beer, of course! True beer connoisseurs travel the world to taste a variety of brews, each unique to the country it was crafted in. So while you’re studying abroad, volunteering abroad, or just hanging out abroad, take the time to visit some breweries! Rather…

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GoAbroad Weekly Digest: Saturday, 14 September 2013

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GoAbroad Weekly Digest: Saturday, 14 September 2013

Here’s what we featured on the GoAbroad blog this past week: 5 Common Money Mistakes International Students Make As more and more international students travel to the United States for their schooling, a common experience emerges: money mistakes. We’ve all made mistakes with money at some point or another. But…

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5 Common Money Mistakes International Students Make

Feature, GoAbroad Contributor - Tuesday, 10 September 2013 - 0 Comments

Understanding Student Loans

As more and more international students travel to the United States for their schooling, a common experience emerges: money mistakes. We’ve all made mistakes with money at some point or another. But when you’re away from home, the impact of a mistake can be huge — you need all the…

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Five Theatre Festivals Around the World

Feature - Monday, 9 September 2013 - 0 Comments

OzAsia Festival

Are you getting ready to begin your study abroad adventures? Or perhaps you’ve just arrived to your new destination. As you settle in to the culture, getting involved in the local activities and festivals can be a great way to learn more about your new home! To get you started,…

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