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The Next Great Travel Writers Contest – And the Winners Are….

Feature, News - Monday, 11 November 2013 - 2 Comments

GoAbroad Writer Contest Main Graphic

Today on GoAbroad, we are pleased to announce the winners of the Next Great Travel Writers Contest! After countless hours spent pouring over the hundreds of entries that came in, we bring you our top three winners and selection of honorable mentions. This was an arduous task for our editors, as…

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Typhoon Closes In On the Philippines: Natural Disasters in Developing Nations

Feature, News - Thursday, 7 November 2013 - 0 Comments

Tacloban City, Philippines

Typhoon Haiyan is being called one of the strongest tropical cyclones ever recorded and it is headed straight for the central islands of the Philippines, a developing country east of Vietnam in the South China Sea. Yolanda, as it is called there, has recently made contact with land on the…

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Top 6 Destinations to Celebrate Halloween Abroad

Feature - Thursday, 31 October 2013 - 0 Comments

Mary King’s Close, Edinburgh

Across the globe, people tell tales of ghosts and strange sightings; it is one thing that all cultures have in common. For those who want a little more mystery in a tour, here are some of the most haunted places in the world that travelers can visit. Who says dead men…

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GoAbroad Weekly Digest: Saturday, 26 October 2013

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GoAbroad Weekly Digest: Saturday, 26 October 2013

Here’s what we featured on the GoAbroad blog this past week: Where Tech Meets Travel: How StudentUniverse is Empowering Youth Travelers For all the students and students-at-heart out there, we know how much you love a good deal; particularly when it comes to travel. Fortunately, there are resources like StudentUniverse to help…

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Where Tech Meets Travel: How StudentUniverse is Empowering Youth Travelers

Feature, GoAbroad Interview - Monday, 21 October 2013 - 0 Comments

StudentUniverse Air Booking Engine

For all the students and students-at-heart out there, we know how much you love a good deal; particularly when it comes to travel. Fortunately, there are resources like StudentUniverse to help make your travel plans as seamless and affordable as possible!  Online since 2000, StudentUniverse  is a travel company that provides exclusive discounts, rewards,…

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GoAbroad Weekly Digest: Saturday, 19 October 2013

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GoAbroad Weekly Digest: Saturday, 19 October 2013

Here’s what we featured on the GoAbroad blog this past week: Petrificus Totalus! Guide to the UK for Harry Potter Lovers If you’re a muggle who is confused as to why you didn’t get your Hogwarts acceptance letter when you were 11, now is your chance to discover the wizarding…

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Petrificus Totalus! Guide to the UK for Harry Potter Lovers

Feature - Wednesday, 16 October 2013 - 0 Comments

Glen Coe, Scotland

If you’re a muggle who is confused as to why you didn’t get your Hogwarts acceptance letter when you were 11, now is your chance to discover the wizarding world at these Harry Potter locations in the United Kingdom! Warner Brothers Studio Tour: The Making of Harry Potter Just outside…

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GoAbroad Weekly Digest: Saturday, 12 October 2013

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GoAbroad Weekly Digest: Saturday, 12 October 2013

Here’s what we featured on the GoAbroad blog this past week: 8 Must Have Experiences in Sydney, Australia Today on GoAbroad we bring you a post from StudentUniverse featuring eight must-have experiences in Sydney, Australia! Online since 2000, StudentUniverse  is a travel company that provides exclusive discounts, rewards, and experiences for…

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8 Must Have Experiences in Sydney, Australia

Feature, GoAbroad Contributor - Monday, 7 October 2013 - 0 Comments

Taronga Zoo, Australia

Today on GoAbroad we bring you a post from StudentUniverse featuring eight must-have experiences in Sydney, Australia! Online since 2000, StudentUniverse  is a travel company that provides exclusive discounts, rewards, and experiences for students, faculty and youth (18-25). StudentUniverse negotiates exclusive airfares with over 65 airline partners globally, and features discounted…

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GoAbroad Weekly Digest: Saturday, 5 October 2013

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GoAbroad Weekly Digest: Saturday, 5 October 2013

Here’s what we featured on the GoAbroad blog this past week: One Woman's Journey Through Cheez-Its, Sour Worms, and High Altitude 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…

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