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Cycling in Taiwan: The Ride of a Lifetime

My senior year has been a ride, literally and figuratively. In October, amidst the onslaught of Spanish lit essays and midterms, I was given the opportunity to travel to Taiwan and tour the island… on a bicycle. It’s still hard to believe that it happened.

I remember exactly where I was when I found out that I had won. It was a beautiful, sunny Carolina day, and I was chilling on the quad in front of Wilson Library. As I skimmed my emails, one subject-line popped out at me: 

“You’re going to Taiwan!”

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10 Trending European Spring Break Destinations 2019

Don’t count out Europe as an option for 2019 spring break! Whether it’s in a big city like London or Paris, or a small destination like Dublin or Amsterdam, Europe’s beautiful sightseeing, epic dancing and parties, and amazing food delivers an incredible spring break.  Here are some of the top trending destinations on StudentUniverse for 2019 spring break. Read More

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Top Cities in Portugal: Places Worth Talking About

There’s a country no one is talking about but should: Portugal. With breathtaking coastlines, stunning wineries, affordable food, and charming cities, it should be one of Europe’s go-to destinations but is often overlooked. If you’re torn between vacationing in a fun city or the relaxing countryside, look no further. Portugal is small enough that you can enjoy both. And for a small price compared to its neighbors. Here are the top cities in Portugal and why you should give them a visit.

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9 Reasons Why Berlin Needs to Be on your Bucket List

Berlin, the capital city of Germany, is known for being one of the most creative, hip, progressive cities in Europe, if not the world. Visit Berlin and discover a city packed to the brim with history and overflowing with funky food, incredible culture, and stunning artwork. Explore the 12 unique districts that make up the city. See the Berlin Cathedral and shop ‘til you drop along the most famous shopping street in town, Kurfürstendamm, and the small local shops and designers you’ll find in Berlin’s many side streets. Take in views of Berlin from the Berlin Television Tower. Not convinced yet? We’ve got nine more reasons why Berlin needs to be on your bucket list.

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7 Trips You Might Want to Book this Black Friday & Cyber Monday

With Black Friday and Cyber Monday right around the corner, it’s prime time to start thinking about all the traveling you’re going to be doing next year. Need spring break plans? Ready to start planning your dream trip for the summer? Have a few extra vacay days and could use a weekend escape? We’ve got a destination for every kind of traveler.

We’re going to have deals on every single flight over the Black Friday & Cyber Monday weekend (November 23-26). If you’re not sure yet where to go, we’ve got 7 destinations that need to jump up to the top of your bucket list. Read More

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Sneak Peek: Black Friday & Cyber Monday Travel and Flight Deals 2018

It’s that time of the year: time for turkey, stuffing and our best flight deals of the year! For Black Friday and Cyber Monday, we’ll be offering tons of deals way above our normal discounts.  Looking to book a trip for the holidays or already thinking about spring break or next summer? Black Friday and Cyber Monday are going to have our best sales of the year, so get ready! Read More

How to Travel the US Without a Visa

Traveling to the United States was always something I wanted to do. Ever since I was little, I envisioned myself setting foot in New York City, pretending I was the kid from Home Alone. After years of day dreaming, I finally learned that I could travel the US without a visa, which changed EVERYTHING.

After months of preparation and meticulous planning, my route was all mapped out. I was set to land in New York City and would spend the next 90 days making my way around the country. Whether I was staying in hostels or couch surfing, travelling by plane or train, I was certain that this trip would be the greatest adventure of my life.

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The Ultimate Dublin Pub Crawl

Home to the world-famous Guinness Brewery, the city of Dublin knows a thing or two about pubs. You won’t be able to wander down one of the main streets without stumbling upon a traditional Irish drinking den or a more modern evolution. Read More