Tag Archives: Central America

Backpacking? Here Are Our Picks for the Top 6 Routes!

Feature - Tuesday, 7 April 2015 - 0 Comments

Contributed by StudentUniverse Backpacking has become increasingly popular among young travelers, and for good reason. It gives you the freedom to visit a handful of countries in a short amount of time, it encourages light packing (say goodbye to lugging around that roller bag), and it’s sure to land you…

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2012 Innovation in Sustainability Award: The Center for Ecological Living and Learning (CELL)

Feature - Thursday, 26 July 2012 - 0 Comments

The Center for Ecological Living and Learning (CELL) logo

During the 2012 NAFSA Conference and Expo, the GoAbroad Team was pleased to announce the winners of the 2012 Innovation Awards. As part of a continued effort to recognize the hard work and dedication this year’s nominees, GoAbroad will be sharing individual features of the 2012 GoAbroad Innovation Awards finalists over the coming weeks. This week, we…

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Blog of the Week: Sun[Shine] and Stilettos

Blog of the Week - Friday, 30 March 2012 - 4 Comments

Sunshine and Stilettos travel blog, Blog of the Week

It’s Friday — and time for GoAbroad’s Blog of the Week! This week’s selection is: Sun[Shine] and Stilettos Sun[Shine] and Stilettos is the creation of Lily Girma, a lawyer by trade turned travel photographer and writer, who appreciates anything to do with culture and adventure. Born in Ethiopia and raised in West…

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Explore El Salvador!

Country - Thursday, 25 August 2011 - 1 Comment

Map of El Salvador

The smallest country in Central America, El Salvador attracts visitors every year to surf, study Spanish, or teach English. Visitors can also learn about revolutionary and military history by visiting battle sites and museums.   Today we feature abroad opportunities in El Salvador! Here are the links to our GoAbroad…

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Belize – Mother Nature’s Best-Kept Secret!

Country - Thursday, 30 June 2011 - 0 Comments

Map of Belize

Visit ancient Mayan Temples, snorkel the Belize  Barrier Reef, or discover secret caves while learning or working abroad. Belize offers a lot for those seeking an international learning experience with a side of adventure. A great place to learn Spanish, help protect forests, or work for a specific industry, Belize…

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Honduras – Home of the Legendary Mayans!

Country - Thursday, 9 June 2011 - 0 Comments

Map of Honduras

In Honduras, northern coastal towns come to life at night with dancing and music while during the day, scarlet parrots and Maya ruins are seen in the jungle. Honduras was once called the “Athens of Central America.”   Today we feature abroad opportunities in Honduras! Here are the links to…

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2011 GoAbroad Innovation Awards Student Video Finalist: Building a Future

News - Wednesday, 11 May 2011 - 0 Comments

2011 GoAbroad Innovation Award Finalist: Student Video

We’re pleased to announce one of the 2011 GoAbroad Innovation Awards finalists in the category of Innovative Student Video. We received many wonderful nominations and the selection committee has chosen the finalists. Each day this week, we will be featuring one of the Student Video finalists. UPDATE: The finalists have been chosen…

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2011 GoAbroad Innovation Awards Finalists: Innovation in Sustainability

News - Thursday, 5 May 2011 - 0 Comments

2011 GoAbroad Innovation Award Finalist: Innovation in Sustainability

We’re pleased to announce the 2011 GoAbroad Innovation Awards finalists in the category of Innovation in Sustainability. We received many wonderful nominations and the selection committee has chosen five finalists, listed here in alphabetical order. Augsburg College Center for Global Education Sustainability Initiatives In working towards a just and sustainable world,…

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The Land of Lakes and Volcanoes – Nicaragua!

Country - Thursday, 5 May 2011 - 1 Comment

Map of Nicaragua

Nicaragua is a Central American country dotted with lakes and volcanoes. It is a popular destination for eco tours and nature lovers, as well as those who want to learn more about the culture through its many unique festivals.   Today we feature abroad opportunities in Nicaragua! Here are the…

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The Example Prince William and Kate Middleton Set for All Students

Feature - Thursday, 28 April 2011 - 1 Comment

Official Engagement photo of Prince William of Wales and Miss Catherine Middleton

Many in the world are captivated this week by the wedding of Prince William of Wales with Miss Catherine Middleton. Here at GoAbroad, we’re no exception — but not just for the reasons you might expect. You see, both William and Kate spent a gap year that included experiences abroad…

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