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7 Ways to Make Money While Traveling

Students are in the best position to go off traveling around the world, as they’ll never have as much freedom as they have now. Sadly though, they don’t have the cash to go with it. If you want to make some cash to fund your trip, you don’t have to rely on bar tending and waiting tables jobs. Here are seven smart ways you can make money easily.

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Where is Spring Break 2017?

Your next vacation is right around the corner. Where is Spring Break for you? Take a break from the school work to get out there and see the world, however you prefer! Whether you go to a city, the beach, the desert or the mountains, we can help you get there for cheap.

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Broke in Barcelona

The good old student travelers’ coin toss; do I get tickets for that awe-inspiring must-see landmark… or do I get dinner? A funny and charming idea when you’re not actually faced with the reality of it. Pinching pennies while traveling is especially stressful because you often feel you don’t have a home base to fall back on. That’s why we scouted out the best cheap, local spots in Barcelona for chowing, chilling, and chatting. Oooh, alliteration! Can you tell I’m hyped on coffee right now? Let’s start there.

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7 Exotic Destinations for a Winter Escape

Most travel authorities tend to agree that peak season for globe-trotters is April through September. This makes the more underrated winter months ideal for wanderlusters on a budget and looking for a winter escape. With discounted airlines, hotels and local attractions, this time of year lends itself to spontaneous trips––sans the high expense.

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Planning a Long Distance College Visit

Deciding on the perfect college for you takes time and a lot of research. StudentUniverse and College Coach give you the tips for an efficient and successful process on selecting a school and going on the ultimate long distance college visit.

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New People, New Place: Bike Race

When he got the email announcing that he had won the Fly N’ Bike Contest, Justin knew that he was going on the trip of a lifetime: cycling 900 miles in just 9 days. However, he didn’t know exactly what else this trip would bring him.

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Finding Myself in Taiwan on a Bicycle

One of the winners, Amy, of our Fly N’ Bicycle Taiwan Contest recounts her experience of cycling 568 miles in just 9 days. Her advice is, “Get out there and do something different! Expand your boundaries!”

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Through the Heart of Asia by Bicycle

StudentUniverse in collaboration with the Taiwan Tourism Bureau offered me the opportunity to travel and bike 900 kilometers around the vast land of Taiwan.  The experience was absolutely mind boggling and so surreal that looking back it only felt like a dream.  Definitely one of the craziest challenges I’ve ever approached. This is a tale of 16 players, 9 cities, and one grand adventure. Read More

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Worst Airports in the U.S.

With millions of people traveling by plane to see loved ones this holiday season, sold out flights, long security lines and delays may cause heightened anxiety and frustration for travelers headed home. While some of this is unavoidable, some headaches can be avoided by choosing your airport wisely. In some cases, smaller regional airports may be easier to navigate than large, international hubs and of course, travel as far in advance of the holiday as possible to avoid the height of the crowds (and save money)!

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