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Top 5 Destination Cities for Your Trip to Canada

Feature, GoAbroad Contributor - Tuesday, 11 November 2014 - 0 Comments

Vancouver Royal Yacht Club

Canada is known for its spectacular scenery and international cities that provide a wide range of activities for travelers of all tastes


A First Night in Seoul: The 5 Senses in Kkachisan

Feature, GoAbroad Contributor - Tuesday, 28 October 2014 - 0 Comments

Kkachisan, Seoul

First impressions are fickle. Memories and impressions change over time, especially when you take the time to get to know a person or place.


Visa Restrictions and Updates in Thailand

Feature, GoAbroad Contributor - Thursday, 23 October 2014 - 4 Comments

Thailand Longboat

All sorts of changes are going on in Thailand at present. Since the unsurprising coup on May 22nd, the new military junta have actually become quite popular for cracking down on a burgeoning litany of vice and lax law enforcement. Everything, it seems, is being cleaned up; from the Phuket…


Finding Balance When Studying Abroad: 5 Tips to Enjoy Life While Managing the Books

Feature, Girl's Guide to Study Abroad - Tuesday, 21 October 2014 - 0 Comments

Finding Balance While Studying Abroad

When studying abroad, all sorts of new travel and cultural opportunities will open up to you. Suddenly you might find it hard to schedule studying around weekend trips, trying new food and hanging out with new friends.


A Girl’s Guide to Study Abroad in Greece

Girl's Guide to Study Abroad - Wednesday, 21 May 2014 - 2 Comments

A Girl's Guide to Study Abroad in Greece

Greece is situated at a crossroads: it borders the Mediterranean to the South, the Balkans to the North and Turkey to the East. When I studied abroad in Greece in 2011, I found it to be equal parts chaotic, unpredictable, laidback and beautiful. Though it’s not often thought of as a study abroad destination, Greece is a place where you will really begin to understand the meaning of the phrase ‘living the good life’.


Top Four Reasons to Add Toronto to Your Vacation List

Feature, GoAbroad Contributor - Thursday, 15 May 2014 - 0 Comments

Toronto Yonge-Dundas Square

Today’s Toronto is an intriguing eclectic blend of city, country, high tech, low tech, and downright bohemian influences and activities to experience.


Tackling The Elephant In The Room

Feature, GoAbroad Contributor - Monday, 12 May 2014 - 0 Comments

Tackling the Elephant in the Room

There’s no question about it, Thailand is an amazing country, that we should all get the chance to experience at some point in life. It is difficult to find a place with such kind people; with a rich and diverse culture as well as amazing landscapes and an abundance of animal wildlife. These are just a few of the reasons why Thailand is one of the most popular backpacking destinations in the world, with thousands of young people choosing to enrich their lives by visiting every year.


5 Careers To Travel the World and Get Paid at the Same Time

Feature, GoAbroad Contributor - Wednesday, 7 May 2014 - 3 Comments

5 Careers That Will Allow You to See the Sites and Get Paid at the Same Time

Although many people do it, some do not wish to sit in front of a computer and punch in a time clock every day. Luckily, there are plenty of options for work if you want to get out and see the sites or travel the world. You might think it is too difficult to see the world and get paid at the same time, but it’s all a matter of finding the right job.


10 Tips for a Successful Homestay Abroad

Feature, GoAbroad Contributor - Tuesday, 22 April 2014 - 2 Comments

10 Tips for a Successful Homestay

Remember in high school when you would go over to your friend’s house and you had to talk to their parents? Now imagine that, but hundreds of miles away from home and with people who 1) probably don’t speak the same language as you and 2) have no relation to you whatsoever. That is what moving in to your host family’s house is like upon arrival for a Greenheart Travel language homestay program.


12 Reason Volunteers Are The Best People In The World

Feature - Friday, 11 April 2014 - 3 Comments

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.