Whether you’re embarking on a two week adventure to Central America for a community service trip or moving to Paris for a year to study abroad, traveling in another country can be an exhilarating experience.
When you exit the airplane and step into that country's airport, the list of things to do may pile up. You want to see that museum, travel to an island off the coast, and try the local coffee. How do you come home completely fulfilled, without feeling like there’s something you missed?
We've compiled a list of what we believe are some universal guidelines to maximize your experience. Click through the slideshow and let us know what you think in the comments section!
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