Traveling the world doesn’t have to be expensive, especially if you volunteer abroad! Meaningful and rewarding travel is on the rise, and with the help of volunteer organizations and these affordable volunteer destinations you can have travel experiences you’ve always dreamed of.
If you love children, volunteering at an orphanage can be a life-changing experience. Before you pack your bags, you’ll want to know a few things.
You have two options to maximize your ability to go mobile: study abroad or get an internship overseas. Know the difference to help you decide the path to take. This article offers tips to reduce the stress of learning, or working, in a foreign country.
I was in Ho Chi Minh city last Summer to volunteer at a local school as a teacher. I volunteered for almost a month, did a lot of activities, explored places and ate traditional Vietnamese food, all for under $1,000. Here’s how I did it.
Every year we take some time to sit down with our user who visits the most countries that year, our “Globetrotter of the Year,” to hear more about their adventures. Last year it was Oscar Garcia, who visited 18 countries (via 13 flights and 4 trains) as part of a 91 day trip. This year it was Jillian Krisinger, who visited 15 countries with StudentUniverse as part of three trips in 2015.
International students who arrive in the US for the first time, students who are studying abroad in the US and visitors to the US for the Thanksgiving holiday have one thing in common – they want to learn more about how Thanksgiving is celebrated, and how they should spend the holiday. (more…)
Traveling should be more than just a trip—it should be an adventure. To go abroad and to explore a new country is something you’ll take with you for the rest of your life.
Volunteer trips give students a chance to leave a lasting impact and connect with a community of people in a new place. (more…)