Tag Archives: India

GoAbroad Interview with Dominic Fusco, Content Intern

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Dominic Fusco in Rajasthan, India

A native of California, Dominic James Fusco graduated from UCLA in June this year, before embarking on a six week adventure through Europe and Asia. Rounding out his trip, Dominic has become GoAbroad’s newest Content Intern at our Asia Office, GAPLabs, Inc.


Look Like a Local: India

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Dress Like a Local in India

India is an incredibly diverse and vibrant country that is continuously morphing into something new. The historic trade route that ran through India introduced ancient Indians to a variety of spices, textiles and even religions. Four of the world’s most popular religions developed in this richly cultured country. While what…


Win a Life Changing Trip with “Your Big Year” & Make a Difference Abroad

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Your Big Year Competition

Are You a Global Citizen with an Entrepreneurial Spirit? Then you don’t want to miss out on this competition from World Merit. “Your Big Year” is a worldwide competition designed to give a platform to Millenials with passion, ambition and determination to achieve their goals. Aspiring social entrepreneurs are being…


12 Movies That Will Make You Want To Sell Your Car For A Plane Ticket

Feature - Thursday, 28 February 2013 - 2 Comments

Bavaria, Germany

Looking for a little inspiration? Maybe it is for your next worldly adventure or just to start the week. These movies use the world as one of the lead characters and her many faces will sweep you off your feet. Watch any from the list below and you may spend…


International Romance: Valentine’s Day Around the World

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Bright Flowers

Now that you have gotten a taste of the unromantic options the world has to offer, let’s take a look at the more sentimental ways to celebrate love around globe. Believe it or not, Valentine’s Day was not created by greeting card and chocolate companies — it actually has deep…


Calling All Foodies: 10 Countries Your Tastebuds Will Love

Feature - Monday, 26 November 2012 - 5 Comments

Sesame Chicken Chinese Food

Food. Aside from adventure, this is one of the main reasons why people travel. Treating your taste buds to flavors that may have been non-existent in the past and filling your belly with things you didn’t even realize were edible is worth a trip across the ocean. Your study, volunteer…


GoAbroad Travel Promos: August 2012

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The Travel Channel logo

It’s time for the GoAbroad Travel Promos! Every month on the GoAbroad Blog, we share resources and information about all the great travel promotions, giveaways and contests occurring in the travel and international education fields. This month’s selections are: 1.  CheapOAir’s Traveler of the Year Competition Is a 30 day…


Celebrating Around the World on Thanksgiving Day

Feature - Wednesday, 23 November 2011 - 0 Comments

Thanksgiving Holiday, USA, Parade

Today on GoAbroad we’re celebrating all the ways that you can commemorate and give back around the world in honor of the Thanksgiving Day holiday. While the United States will be celebrating the occasion tomorrow, November 24, other cultures around the globe have their own version of the holiday that…


Go Abroad with “Spooktacular” Destinations Around the World!

Feature - Monday, 31 October 2011 - 0 Comments

Romanian Castle, Translyvania

Happy Halloween! Today on GoAbroad, we’re helping you to celebrate Halloween with a little international flair by featuring some ‘spooktacular’ destinations around the world. Whether it’s a ghost tour, ghost town or haunted history you’re seeking, each of these destinations will be sure to offer a meaningful travel experience –…


GoAbroad Interview: Amy Ruhter McMillan of IES Abroad

Feature, GoAbroad Interview - Tuesday, 25 October 2011 - 0 Comments

IES Abroad Spain location

Today, GoAbroad features an interview with Amy Ruhter McMillan, Assistant Vice President of Marketing of Institute for the International Education of Students (IES Abroad). IES Abroad is one of the oldest, private study abroad organizations in the United States.  As a former study abroad advisor, I know IES Abroad has…