Tag Archives: United States of America (USA)

A Region in Turmoil: Spotlight on Crimea

Feature - Friday, 21 March 2014 - 0 Comments

Ukraine and Crimea Map

In response to the current situation in Crimea and Ukraine, GoAbroad has gathered information for students planning on studying abroad in Ukraine and Russia or are already studying in the area.


An Eye Opening Experience: The Top 7 Sightseeing Cities in the United States

Feature, GoAbroad Contributor - Tuesday, 18 March 2014 - 1 Comment

New York City Taxi

The United States has many fascinating destinations, from natural wonders to some of the world’s most vibrant cities. If you’re looking for a city with lots of sites, you have many choices, no matter what section of the country you visit.


The GoAbroad and STA Travel Roadshow – Spring 2014

Feature, News - Tuesday, 18 March 2014 - 0 Comments

GoAbroad and STA Travel on the Road

It’s that time of year again! After months of planning, the GoAbroad Bus is gearing up to set out across the country next week bringing resources and meaningful travel advice directly to students’ fingertips. Our ambassadors will be answering questions, handing out materials and prizes, and giving expert advice about meaningful travel from GoAbroad.


Thank YOU For Helping Raise More Than $150K For Relief Efforts!

Feature, News - Wednesday, 12 March 2014 - 1 Comment

Bowling For A Better World, GoAbroad Foundation

It’s been a little over four months since Typhoon Haiyan left a wake of devastation across portions of Southeast Asia, particularly in the Philippines, and there are no words to describe how grateful the GoAbroad team and the GoAbroad Foundation is for everyone who has been a part of the numerous relief efforts.


Looking For an Epic Road Trip? 5 Treks Worth The Trip

Feature, GoAbroad Contributor - Tuesday, 11 March 2014 - 1 Comment

Pike's Place Market

They say getting there is half the fun but it can be so much more. The next time you plan to travel, pass on planes and take to the road. Let the journey be your focus and uncover the hidden highlights this nation has to offer while making lifelong memories with your travel buddies. Get inspired for your next Kerouacian adventure with these 5 treks worth the trip.


11 Reasons Every Girl Should Study Abroad: Part One

Girl's Guide to Study Abroad - Monday, 10 March 2014 - 2 Comments

Top Reasons Women Should Study Abroad

Study abroad can be one of the most exhilarating and educational experiences of your life — and we’re not just talking about the language credit. Here are 11 reasons every girl should study abroad — Part One!

Ben Lloyd Jamming with Cahir O'Dougherty

Ben Lloyd, from the Sleeping Souls, sits down with GoAbroad to chat about his preferred and most valued apps, as well as his travel experiences and interests.


How to Survive Airport Security

Feature - Tuesday, 4 March 2014 - 1 Comment

Delay at Larnaca Airport, Cyprus

We’ve all experienced the stressful and overwhelming ordeal of going through airport security. However, there are some simple adjustments travelers can make to help ease the process.


Putting the Service into Study Abroad

Girl's Guide to Study Abroad - Tuesday, 18 February 2014 - 1 Comment

Rachel Halder with Hand Woven Peruvian Bracelets

The images our minds conjure when hearing the term “studying abroad” are often picturesque scenes of canal cruising in Amsterdam, club hopping in Barcelona, riding high on a red double-decker through London, or exuberant hiking through the lush, mountainous terrain of the El Yunque in Puerto Rico. These experiences are enriching and highly recommended by yours truly, yet there’s an important (and dare I see needed?) component to study abroad that is often over-looked: Service.


Winter Games 2014: A Brief History of 4 Popular Sports

Feature - Thursday, 6 February 2014 - 0 Comments

Sochi 2014 Olympics

The Winter Olympics have been a celebration of winter sports and a global athletic community since it’s creation in 1924. There are sports more popular in some countries than others and it shows; from hockey in Canada to bobsledding in Germany. Here is a brief history of some of the most popular sports in the Winter Olympics, and the countries that celebrate them: