5 Ideas to Guarantee an Epic Summer

The summer is approaching fast… meaning three months of freedom, adventure, and experience outside of the classroom await. The pristine beaches, dramatic mountains, foreign lands, and crazy adventures are consistently calling your name while you sit in the classroom patiently waiting to turn those destined daydreams into a reality. Need some inspiration? Here’s 5 adventurous ideas to spark the creative travel light bulb and help you create the most epic and memorable summer yet. (more…)

Spring Break Hotels: 5 Important Steps

It’s that time of the year, college students’ favorite time: Spring Break. Let’s face it, we all look Beach, Spring Breakforward to it whether it’s to have fun with friends, relax from school work, or we just need some time off from our hectic life. What’s the hot spot this year? Cancun? Miami? Panama? You pick, it’s your holiday! Yet there is always that thing holding you back, which is the hotel. Here are a few tips to help you pick out the best hotels. (more…)

Win a Trip to Costa Rica with StudentUniverse and Kaplan!

Daydreaming of white sand beaches and blue, clear waters? Same here. However, a trip like that can be expensive, so StudentUniverse and Kaplan have teamed up to help you out. Beat the winter blues by winning a trip to Costa Rica for you and a friend!

All you have to do to enter the contest is fill out this form – it’s really as easy as that. Three prizes will be awarded and each winner and a friend will win airfare and hotel room stays for 4 nights, totaling $2,200 each in value! How could you NOT enter?! (more…)

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My Ultimate Travel Playlist

airplane-US_juan-mayenThis was one of the hardest things I have ever had to do – how do you successfully pare down an expansive library of music into a bite size sampling of travel tunes?  Here’s the result – I tried to include a little bit of everything in the hopes that everyone would be able to find at least one song they enjoyed.  All of these songs and artists are played at least once while I am traveling – whether it’s by car, train, plane, or boat.  Enjoy! (more…)