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Seven Reasons to Study Abroad in Eastern Europe

Becky Hayes | Posted 06.01.2016 | Travel
Becky Hayes

When I was a junior at the University of Vermont, I told my study abroad adviser only two things; I'll go anywhere in the world, but it has to be cheap. As student loans began piling up, my parents were less than enthused about the prospect of spending even more money on a trip abroad.

Meet The American Missionary Turned Thai Prankster

Sara Ruthnum | Posted 05.26.2016 | HuffPost Live 321
Sara Ruthnum

When you visit My Mate Nate's channel, you really get the sense that Bartling's motives are pure. Straight up, they're fun, they're happy, and have a thread of wholesomeness woven throughout.

How to Live in Another Country (Without Losing Yourself)

Jaimee Nicole | Posted 04.07.2016 | Travel
Jaimee Nicole

Learning a new language, leaving my career, having to calculate time differences and coordinate Skype calls... that's what I signed up for when I moved to another country. What I did not realize about moving to another country was just how much it would make me question things in my life.

Moving Abroad: The Check-List

Pauline Paquin | Posted 03.19.2017 | Business
Pauline Paquin

  Moving abroad can be a lot of stress, so here is a full check-list to make sure you don't leave anything behind and are prepared for your new coun...

What I have learned about Denmark

Tuni Nguyen | Posted 03.11.2017 | Arts
Tuni Nguyen

Recently, Denmark has been mentioned a lot by the presidential candidate Bernie Sanders as a perfect model for his vision of America. Personally, I th...

An American's Guide to Surviving the London Underground

Kalyn Franke | Posted 02.09.2017 | Travel
Kalyn Franke

There is NOTHING WORSE than someone with a giant backpack holding 63 textbooks, eight lunch bags and 6,000 pens barging their way onto the tube and taking up the space of four people with their belongings. If you're standing, put the bag by your feet so other people can squeeze in.

Why It's Cheaper to Fly Than to Take the Train in the U.K.

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 02.03.2017 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

by Lilit Marcus, Condé Nast Traveler Photo: Courtesy of CNP Montrose One blogger's money-saving flight from Britain to Germany and back has made u...

Moving Overseas for Love: 8 Financial Tips to Make Moving Abroad Easier

Lisa R. Mitchell | Posted 01.07.2017 | Business
Lisa R. Mitchell

Did Santa put an engagement ring in your stocking this Christmas? Or maybe you celebrated 2016 with a kiss and a wedding date. If these marriage proposals will include a move overseas, between talk of champagne, flowers, and packing, don't forget the most important discussion: Money.

What Work Cultures Around The World Can Teach Us About Leadership

Quiet Revolution | Alice Bradley | Posted 09.30.2015 | Healthy Living

What do Ikea and Volvo have in common? Aside from both companies hailing from Sweden, they share the Scandinavian tradition of Janteloven, or the Law ...

Getting on the List, or Not

Dane Steele Green | Posted 09.03.2016 | Travel
Dane Steele Green

Throw in the fact that we are bombarded with opinions and personal takes and tweets and carefully edited YouTube videos presented as fact and it is a wonder anybody leaves the house, much less goes on vacation.

10 Reasons You Should Study Abroad

College Tourist | Posted 08.31.2016 | Travel
College Tourist

These real life experiences and problems that come with living on your own, managing money and traveling will prepare you for your future in a way that English class will never do.

A Girl's Guide to Surviving Study Abroad

College Tourist | Posted 07.28.2016 | Travel
College Tourist

By College Tourist; Author: Zoe Radner, Vanderbilt University A smart girl's tips for traveling abroad While traveling abroad may be an equally enth...

The Very Easy Way to Live and Work Abroad Instantly

Map Happy | Posted 06.24.2016 | Travel
Map Happy

Several years ago, when I was desperately searching for opportunities to work abroad, I missed the whole concept of working holiday visas entirely. Soooo easy, as long as you're under 30. All it takes is 30 minutes to fill out a form online. Seriously.

Is There Such a Thing As Too Young to Travel?

Lea Shapiro | Posted 05.09.2016 | Travel
Lea Shapiro

As a child, I didn't understand the importance of the sites I was witnessing. Now, I want to travel the world and see historical sites. I want to be Intellectually stimulated. Am I wrong? Was I an immature anomaly that was just uninterested? Or does traveling when young actually create unappreciative memories that deter you from traveling there later in life?

Not Your Average Abroad Album

Andrew Brummer | Posted 05.05.2015 | College
Andrew Brummer

I'm not sure how exactly I came up with this idea for a video, but I wanted to make something so I could remember the experience that went beyond just a photo album of pictures from my iPhone.

Why You Should Leave Home and Experience an Internship in a New Country

Intern Queen Campus Ambassadors | Posted 04.30.2015 | College
Intern Queen Campus Ambassadors

Allowing for both personal and professional growth is right outside of your bubble. Make connections, immerse yourself in the culture, and find success. Once you step outside of your comfort zone, you'll grow more than you ever thought possible.

7 Tips for Networking Your Way to Success

Intern Queen Campus Ambassadors | Posted 04.29.2015 | College
Intern Queen Campus Ambassadors

This is blog post was written by a friend of the Intern Queen Network, Ariel Kendall, a 2011 graduate of the University of St. Thomas. Before embar...

Why I Can't Say I've Been to the UK Even Though I'm Studying Abroad Here

Jordyn Holman | Posted 04.19.2015 | College
Jordyn Holman

How dare I say I studied abroad in the United Kingdom without actually visiting the whole of the country? I would only expect someone visiting America to do the same before passing judgment.

8 Reasons to Be Scared of Foreign Grocery Stores

Travel Freak | Posted 03.10.2015 | Travel
Travel Freak

Basically every time you get a veggie or some fruit you have to bring it over to the little scale and punch in the associated number and weigh it and it'll print you a little scan out sticker. Okay, not so bad. Except there's one scale, maybe two, and a bajillion people.

Things I Wish I Knew Before I Spent a Semester Abroad

Megan Riethmiller | Posted 01.07.2015 | Travel
Megan Riethmiller

Whether you are in a city to party or to enjoy all the tourist attractions, you are not going to be spending enough time in your room to make the soaring prices of London or Paris worth the dent in your budget.

At Home in the Airport: Lessons On Belonging From an Acclaimed Global Writer

Camalo Gaskin | Posted 11.22.2014 | Home
 Camalo Gaskin

Author Brittani Sonnenberg has received high acclaim globally, including The New York Times Books Editors' Choice, for her new novel Home Leave. In it she masterfully narrates the layers of stories, anxieties, and familiarities that seep in and out of the heads of women and their family members who embody this itinerant lifestyle.

Lessons from Mbale

Maryann Akinboyewa | Posted 10.18.2014 | College
Maryann Akinboyewa

If anything, this summer taught me a thing or two about courage. The courage to follow one's own heart and intuition is what led me to go abroad in the first place. When I finally learned to move past initial discomforts, I found I really loved Uganda.

A Picture Perfect Weekend Led This Mother Of Two To Give Her Dream A Shot

Posted 03.19.2014 | Home

"One of the reasons I started my website is that I wanted a place for women to come together and dream. We women need to know that we don't have to ha...

AirBnB Makes for a More Immersive Abroad Experience

Scott Ellman | Posted 05.12.2014 | Travel
Scott Ellman

For AirBnB hosts, opening their homes allows them to share in the experiences of traveling vicariously through others: through stories and advice for how best to visit a town or city.

Boutique Hotels Abroad and Bragging Rights

Rebecca Fannin | Posted 02.26.2014 | Travel
Rebecca Fannin

They're a good alternative to the five-star brands if you're willing to give up some perks that really aren't all that necessary. And you can have bragging rights that you stayed in perhaps the trendiest and most offbeat hotel in town!