Tag Archives: volunteer abroad

Deirdre Bounds: From Founding i-to-i to Filming Documentaries in Africa

Feature, GoAbroad Interview - Monday, 11 May 2015 - 0 Comments

deirdre bounds volunteering

“if you create something new, customers think you did it for them. If you copy something, then customers think you did it for yourself.”

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#TheRoadshow With GoAbroad & STA Travel – Spring 2015

Feature, News - Friday, 13 March 2015 - 0 Comments

Spring 2015 Roadshow Collage

Want to see the world? Now’s your chance to chat with the experts who can help make it happen! The Spring 2015 GoAbroad and STA Travel Roadshow will be setting out across the country starting the week of February 9, 2015 bringing resources and meaningful travel advice directly to students’ fingertips. GoAbroad and STA ambassadors will be answering questions, handing out materials and prizes, and giving expert advice about meaningful travel.

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Win the World & Volunteer with Project Favela in Brazil!

Feature - Wednesday, 11 March 2015 - 0 Comments

Today we bring you a feature as part of GoAbroad and STA Travel Win the World Contest, in which it could be YOU who wins the trip of a lifetime to South America to explore Peru, Brazil, and Argentina. In the interview below you can learn a bit more about what it would be…

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Will Ecuador be THE destination for Meaningful Travel in 2015?

Feature, News - Sunday, 1 February 2015 - 0 Comments

All You Need is Ecuador

Thanks to the Super Bowl, it just might! Ecuador is not only making a big push for tourism, but they’re making history with their scheduled advertisement for Super Bowl Sunday.

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Win the World & Volunteer With IVHQ in Cusco, Peru!

Feature, News - Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 0 Comments

IVHQ Construction Renovation Volunteers

Today we bring you a feature as part of GoAbroad and STA Travel Win the World Contest, in which it could be YOU who wins the trip of a lifetime to South America to explore Peru, Brazil, and Argentina. This incredible trip also includes airfare from the United States to all three countries and back,…

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Win the World & Volunteer With Connect-123 in Buenos Aires!

Feature, News - Tuesday, 20 January 2015 - 0 Comments

Connect 123 WTW Feature

Today we bring you a feature as part of GoAbroad and STA Travel Win the World Contest, in which it could be YOU who wins the trip of a lifetime to South America to explore Peru, Brazil, and Argentina.

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The Struggle is Real: 10 Summer Programs to Make You Forget How Cold You Are

Feature, Staff Post - Thursday, 15 January 2015 - 0 Comments

Photography in Brazil, Travellers Worldwide

If you’re not keen on frozen nose hairs and at least want to envision yourself somewhere warmer this summer, take a look at these ten programs to warm you right up!

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The Right Way to See Elephants in Thailand

Feature, Staff Post - Monday, 12 January 2015 - 0 Comments

visiting elephants in thailand

You don’t even need to be planning a trip to Thailand to know that riding an elephant is synonymous with visiting this charming and beautiful country in Southeast Asia. However, what you probably don’t know is that by going to an elephant show or riding an elephant you are contributing to the exploitation of elephants in Thailand. Even national parks and other “official” locations in Thailand are participating in the debilitation of these gentle giants.

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Because Finals: 8 Volunteering Trips for Spring Break

Feature, Staff Post - Wednesday, 10 December 2014 - 0 Comments

Volunteer For the Visayans

The holiday season also means finals season. To help you get through your upcoming tests and exams, let’s think about warmer temperatures and future travel plans! If you’re looking to use next year’s week without class to explore a new part of the world while giving back, check out these 8 volunteer programs abroad that will fit into your short Spring Break schedule.

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What Will You Give on #GivingTuesday 2014?

Feature, News - Tuesday, 25 November 2014 - 0 Comments

What Will You Give Campaign

The GoAbroad Foundation has joined #GivingTuesday, a first of its kind effort that will harness the collective power of a unique blend of partners—charities, families, businesses and individuals—to transform how people think about, talk about and participate in the giving season.

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