Tag Archives: India

Be Mine: Love Stories, Myths, and Legends from Around the World

Feature - Thursday, 13 February 2014 - 1 Comment

Valentine's Day Wreath

Can you feel the love? If not, don’t worry, you’ve still got a day ;) To make this year’s Valentine’s Day more meaningful, we bring you a look at four myths and legends about love from different cultures around the world. These stories have inspired plays, movies, and poetry and are still told today. Which one will have you saying, ‘Be Mine?’

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Look Like a Local: India

Feature - Saturday, 6 July 2013 - 0 Comments

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…

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Calling All Foodies! 10 Destinations to Tempt Your Tastebuds

Feature - Wednesday, 19 June 2013 - 5 Comments

Bento Box in Japan

Why do you travel? To explore new sites? To understand a different culture? To develop meaningful relationships? Maybe you travel because you to give your tastebuds to a new experience. I love experiencing new cultures through food! I believe that the best way to completely experience a new country by…

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A World of Opportunities with Experiential Learning International

Feature, GoAbroad Interview - Monday, 25 March 2013 - 2 Comments

Experiential Learning International (ELI)

Today on GoAbroad we bring you an interview with the Founder & Director for Experiential Learning International (ELI), Dr. Kevin O’Neill. ELI is a registered non-profit organization that started in 2001 with the intention of providing people of all ages meaningful experiences around the globe at reasonable prices. In addition to He …

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

Feature - Wednesday, 20 March 2013 - Comments Off

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…

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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…

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International Romance: Valentine’s Day Around the World

Feature - Thursday, 14 February 2013 - Comments Off

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…

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Calling All Foodies: 10 Countries Your Tastebuds Will Love

Feature - Monday, 26 November 2012 - 4 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…

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GoAbroad Travel Promos: August 2012

Feature, Travel Promos - Wednesday, 15 August 2012 - 1 Comment

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…

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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…

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