Tag Archives: GoAbroad Blogger Programs

12 Reason Volunteers Are The Best People In The World

Feature - Friday, 11 April 2014 - 1 Comment

12 Reason Volunteers Are The Best People In The World

What’s not to love about a group of people who choose to spend their time helping others? National Volunteer Week 2014 started April 6th and is coming to a close. We wanted to give a shout out to all the amazing people that take action and work together to make a difference all while asking nothing in return. Give yourself a pat on the back from GoAbroad; you make the world a better place.

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Four Canadian Destinations You Have to See

Feature, Guest Post - Wednesday, 9 April 2014 - 0 Comments

Four Canadian Destinations You Have to See

Oh, Canada! An expansive land mass with beautiful mountains and prairies, Canada has something for everyone. The Shaw Festival and Stratford for theatre lovers; Banff, Jasper and Lake Louise for wildlife and winter sports; the Rocky Mountain train trip just for the scenery; Montreal and Quebec City for that French experience, and so much more. Where to start? In each place, try and find something unusual, not found in the tourist literature. That’s what you’ll remember! Here are four possibilities – two towards the east coast, two on the west:

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Travel For a Change: A Glance Inside Greenheart Travel

Feature, GoAbroad Interview - Monday, 7 April 2014 - 0 Comments

Travel For a Change with GreenHeart Travel

Today we sit down with Greenheart Travel Program Manager, Jennifer Salvador, who has long been passionate about international travel and cultural exchange. She shares more about what sets Greenheart apart, how to learn about a culture through its cuisine, and advice about short-term programs.

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4 Ways to Become a World Traveler on a Shoestring Budget

Feature, Guest Post - Monday, 31 March 2014 - 1 Comment

4 Ways to Become a World Traveler on a Shoestring Budget

No matter where you want to visit, there are simple ways for you to travel around without breaking the bank. By planning ahead, searching relentlessly for the lowest price, and budgeting your time and money, you can be assured of a memorable vacation. Try these ideas for world travel on a minute budget.

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5 Tips To Have an Awesome Study Abroad Experience

Feature, Guest Post - Thursday, 27 March 2014 - 1 Comment

5 Tips for An Awesome Study Abroad Experience

Studying abroad is usually a once-in-a-lifetime experience, so it’s important to make the most of it. By taking the advice of those who have traveled before you, you can avoid unnecessary problems and enjoy your time abroad even more.

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Nepal’s Kanchenjunga Region: A Place Where Snow Leopards Ramble

Feature, Guest Post - Tuesday, 25 March 2014 - 0 Comments

Snow Leopard in the Snow

For a wild and scenic adventure, trekking in Nepal is tough to beat. This mountainous region features some of the highest peaks in the world, with a wealth of trekking options. Along with the breathtaking Himalayan scenery, you can find everything from tiny isolated villages to tropical jungles. A visit…

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10 Tips for First Time Backpackers

Guest Post - Monday, 24 March 2014 - 1 Comment

10 Tips for First Time Backpackers, StudentUniverse

Dreaming of trekking across Europe and NOT having to bring an excess of luggage? Then you’ve come to right place to learn more about backpacking like a pro. As you start preparing and loading up your pack, check out these handy tips from StudentUniverse on what to know before you go! You’ll be an expert backpacker traveling the world in no time.

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11 Reasons Every Girl Should Study Abroad: Part Two

Girl's Guide to Study Abroad - Thursday, 20 March 2014 - 1 Comment

11 Reasons Every Girl Should Study Abroad Part Two

Welcome to Part Two of “10 Reasons Every Girl Should Study Abroad,” a treatise on what studying abroad meant to me as a woman, traveler, and human being — and why you should do it.

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Top Six Underrated Places to Study Abroad

Feature, Guest Post - Wednesday, 19 March 2014 - 2 Comments

Study Abroad in Kenya

With over 100 countries offering study abroad programs, studying overseas could not be easier. College cities such as Berlin, Amsterdam, Copenhagen, London, Paris, Barcelona and Florence have traditionally topped the list of popular places to study abroad, though there many more choices beyond Western Europe.

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An Eye Opening Experience: The Top 7 Sightseeing Cities in the United States

Feature, Guest Post - Tuesday, 18 March 2014 - 1 Comment

New York City Taxi

The United States has many fascinating destinations, from natural wonders to some of the world’s most vibrant cities. If you’re looking for a city with lots of sites, you have many choices, no matter what section of the country you visit.

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