2015: Study Abroad by the Numbers

Are you one of the thousands of American students studying abroad this year? Or maybe you just curious what the most popular study abroad destinations for American students are this year? We took a look at the most popular cities for students from  all 50 states and put together this cool infographic!

How to Make the Most of Your Semester Abroad

Studying abroad is an excellent opportunity for you to get out of your comfort zone and broaden your experience and knowledge. Besides studying, you might want to gain some non-academic experiences. Here are some tips to get the most out of your semester abroad: Make friends from around the world One of the most important… Read More

Top 10 Backpacking Cities in Central & South America

We know students are on a budget when they travel, but that doesn’t mean your trip has to be boring! We’ve put together a list of our favorite cities for backpacking in Central and South America, along with the top things to see in each destination. You can spend under $50 USD a day in each of these cities on a hostel, two public transportation rides, one attraction, three meals and three beers.

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10 Things to Do in Bali, Indonesia

Have you ever wanted to take a tropical vacation to a far away land? Beautiful beaches, surf towns with a laid back vibe, vibrant local culture, exotic new foods, all on a student’s budget? Well, Bali is right for you. Here are 10 things to do in Bali, Indonesia…. 1. Climb a Volcano (Mt Batur/Mt… Read More

The 5 Things You Can’t Forget to Pack for International Travel

Excited for your upcoming study abroad or international travel adventure? Good for you! Nervous and unsure of what to bring? Don’t worry – here are the top five things to bring that will make traveling a breeze! 5. Backpack Students traveling internationally, especially for extended periods of time, often travel with large, rolling suitcases. But… Read More

Spotlight on Our UT Austin Contest Winner

We recently caught up with Justin Thamsorn, the winner of our UT Austin contest. Justin won a $1,000 air travel voucher after entering a contest at the StudentUniverse booth at an event he attended at the University of Texas at Austin. Justin decided to spend three days in LA to enjoy some sunny weather with… Read More

5 Best Destinations for Women in 2015

It’s a new year, which means it’s time to start booking your next adventure! While women can travel anywhere in the world—with the right research and planning—there are some destinations where you’ll feel comfortable from the get-go. Whether you’re traveling solo or planning a girls’ getaway, here are 5 destinations that you’ll want to check… Read More

January: Get Ready to Dive Into 2015 with 15% Off Marine Tours

G-Normous Savings: 15MarineG Pack your swim trunks and your flippie-floppies because we’re sailing on a boat! Get an extra 15% off on Marine trips when you book your adventure by January 31st. Check out some of the gorgeous places you can visit below and then mention promo code 15MarineG at booking to get your extra savings. Galapagos Islands… Read More