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Christine Williams

Christine Williams Meaningful Travel Insider

"Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away" - Anonymous (not sure who to attribute this to, Google is giving me different answers!)

After graduating from UC Santa Barbara with a degree in Global Studies, all this California girl wanted to do was travel! So she booked a one-way ticket to Mexico and has been hooked ever since. She's traveled to 6 of the 7 continents (coming for ya Antarctica!) and has worked in nonprofits around the world while getting her masters in International Development.

Articles By Christine Williams

6 AWESOME Countries with Travel Programs for Young Adults created on 2017-05-17

Traveling abroad is an adventure in itself, but when you add to that activities like rock climbing, skydiving, or rafting down class five rapids, you’re sure to have an experience that will stick out in your memory for years. You can choose to face the...

Everything You Need to Know to Volunteer Abroad for Cheap created on 2016-02-19

Volunteering abroad has become increasingly popular over the past several years. Volunteering allows travelers to gain a unique and local perspective on a destination. You can develop a deeper understanding of a place by learning about its hardships th...

Why Travelers Make the Best Life Partners created on 2016-02-11

It’s no secret that travelers are awesome to date. There’s just something sexy about a man or woman that does their own thing, bucks the trend, and explores the world. Maybe it’s the perennial tan or the smell of saltwater in their hair, but travelers ...

How To Turn A Bad Day Around While Working Abroad created on 2016-01-19

You did it! You found a company or organization in an industry that you love in a country that you have always dreamed of going to. You’ve applied and been accepted as a full-fledged employee! Working abroad means new adventures, strengthening your sen...

10 Phases You’ll Go Through Your First Days of Interning Abroad created on 2016-01-05

Interning abroad can be an incredible way to experience a new country. You can find a position in a field that you’ve studied and eventually want to pursue a career in. It is a great resume booster because it not only shows that you have experience, bu...