Tag Archives: Mexico

Be My Valentine? 9 Most Unromantic Sites in the World!

Feature - Thursday, 14 February 2013 - 1 Comment

Catacombs in Lima, Peru

Does the amount of pink hearts, cupid arrows, and talk of love have you about ready to hide, rather than make vows? Have no fear! The romantic holiday has not crawled into every nook and cranny of the world just yet. If you’re  looking for ways to get away from…

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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…

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Why We’re Jealous of Olympic Athletes

Feature - Tuesday, 14 August 2012 - 0 Comments

Olympians are strong, athletic and adored by millions. Icons such as Prince Harry and Kate Middleton cheer for them. Stars such as Justin Bieber tweet them. They are glorified. They are honored. They are Tivoed. But here at GoAbroad, we aren’t envious of any of that. We’d actually prefer not…

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2012 Innovation in Access & Equity Award: Center for Global Education, Augsburg College

Feature - Monday, 30 July 2012 - 0 Comments

Augsburg College 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: De San Diego à Paris

Blog of the Week - Friday, 3 February 2012 - 0 Comments

De San Diego à Paris blog screenshot

It’s Friday — and time for GoAbroad’s Blog of the Week! This week’s selection is: De San Diego à Paris This week on the GoAbroad Blog, we are pleased to feature De San Diego à Paris from Laura De Soto as the Blog of the Week. As Laura notes on…

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Winter Wonderland: Celebrating the Holiday Season Abroad

Feature - Wednesday, 21 December 2011 - 0 Comments

Volunteer in Haiti, Holidays Abroad

GoAbroad is offering a few ideas to celebrate the holiday season around the world! This time of year marks a great times to take off on an international adventure, and experience a holiday and new culture in a completely different way. Here are a few opportunities to consider as the…

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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 –…

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Unique High School Abroad Destinations to Explore

Feature - Tuesday, 30 August 2011 - 2 Comments

High School Students Abroad

Are you interested in studying abroad during high school? This international experience allows secondary school students to become more independent, increases confidence and gives a competitive edge in applying to universities — and when getting a job.Today we feature some unique study abroad destinations for upper school students. Have you ever…

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2011 GoAbroad Innovation Awards Finalists: Innovative Use of Technology

News - Friday, 6 May 2011 - 0 Comments

2011 GoAbroad Innovation Award Finalist: Innovative Use of Technology

We’re pleased to announce the 2011 GoAbroad Innovation Awards finalists in the category of Innovative Use of Technology. We received many wonderful nominations and the selection committee has chosen five finalists, listed here in alphabetical order. Athena Study Abroad Ask Athena Athena Study Abroad’s Ask Athena program wizard is both efficient…

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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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