Tag Archives: Thailand

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.

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5 Alternative Study Abroad Destinations To Consider

Feature, GoAbroad Contributor - Tuesday, 6 August 2013 - 0 Comments

Brooke Bustos

Studying abroad is an excellent opportunity that will change your life forever. It allows students to be exposed to new cultures, develop a new level of independence, and to network on a global scale. When choosing a study abroad destination, there are several hot spots such as France, England, Spain,…

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Five Amazing Universities You May Have Never Heard Of

Feature - Wednesday, 24 July 2013 - 0 Comments

Edge Hill University Hub

Study abroad advisors and field reps have the unique opportunity to visit more than their share of study abroad programs and locations. Even after seeing dozens and dozens of locations, these five were still able to leave a seasoned professional fantasizing about how amazing it might have been to have…

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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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“Save the Whales!” 7 Volunteer Abroad Opportunities for Animal Lovers

Feature - Monday, 8 April 2013 - 0 Comments

Volunteer Abroad with Giant Pandas

You sobbed when Mufasa died. You freed the frogs on dissection day. You asked your parents for just about every pet imaginable. You are an animal lover, and it’s about time you turned your passion into action. Hundreds of wildlife conservation opportunities are available for those of you looking into…

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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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10 Sport and Adventure Holidays that Make a Difference

Feature, GoAbroad Contributor - Thursday, 11 October 2012 - Comments Off

Did you miss out on your chance to study abroad while in school? No worries; you can still have a meaningful and wonderful adventure abroad by volunteering. For those of you interested in adventure and volunteering abroad, we have the perfect post for you from AdventureSportsHolidays.com. Take a look at…

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2012 Innovative Student Video Award: Rustic Pathways

Feature - Friday, 10 August 2012 - Comments Off

Innovative Student Video Award

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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2012 Innovative New Program, Volunteer Abroad Award: Rustic Pathways

Feature - Monday, 2 July 2012 - 1 Comment

Rustic Pathways 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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