A Night Under the Stars in the Sahara Desert

A few months ago, the winner of our Morocco trip (Alexis) went on the trip of a lifetime, and she was kind enough to document her experiences (including some great pictures!) to share with all of us.

Below is one of the posts she put together on her experiences in Morocco, about her time in the Sahara Desert. To follow all of her posts on this trip, and her worldwide travels, visit: The Young, Broke Traveler. Read More

The Best U.S. Summer Food Festivals in August

Need some ideas of how to spend your August weekends? If you’re taking a road trip around the country or just making the most of your weekend, you should definitely look into stopping by some of the great food festivals happening around the country during the late summer. Even if you’re not a foodie, you can still enjoy all that these festivals have to offer. Check out four of the best summer food festivals in August across the United States below, but fair warning, this post might make you hungry! Read More

Cyber Monday is here!

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StudentUniverse strives to provide students, youth, and faculty members with the best travel deals on the block!  Today, we are happy to announce that Cyber Monday is officially in effect and we are providing discounts off our already low rates!

Book an international flight and save $50! Book any international flight and hotel at the same time and save $75!  Interested in tours? Book a tour in Central America or North America and save 20% off !!Check out these deals today before they are gone!!

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Cambodia is my #happyplace

After the demise of the Khmer Empire in the 1400s and the fall of Angkor, Cambodia has not had great luck or prosperity. However, the beautiful and elaborate temples and palaces of years past have survived, much to the delight of travels around the world. Nature has slowly retaken sites like Angkor Wat, seamlessly blending the marvels of nature and humanity. Read More

A New Set of Priorities

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Should being Abroad come before Studying in Studying Abroad?

Studying abroad equals travel. To us, it’s an incredible opportunity for us to experience places and cultures we’ve only dreamed of. It’s our chance to live it up and create unforgettable memories that we’ll joke about for years to come. It’s our chance to live every minute to the fullest because you only live once, and there’s no second chance. Read More

Alaska is my #happyplace

Remote, pristine and awe-inspiring, the landscape throughout Alaska is well worth a visit. From the sprawling Denali National Park to the beautiful southern coast spotted with islands, Alaska is the perfect place to get back to nature. The United State’s largest and least densely populated state, Alaska offers hundreds of spectacular sites to get your nature-fix. Read More

#happyplace State of Mind

Your #happyplace is easy to understand as a destination that you travel to that makes you happy. However, the definition extends further. Your #happyplace is much more than a physical location. It’s a state of mind. The feeling you get is just as important to your #happyplace as the physical location that gives you that […]

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Places To See Before They Are Gone

Climate Change is becoming a more and more recognized phenomenon as we see its effects all over the planet. Soon enough, we will loose some of the most amazing sites on Earth! Before you miss them, be sure to check out these extraordinary places!

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#happyplace Destinations

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What is your #happyplace destination? Simply put, it’s a place that you travel to that makes you happy. When you travel there, you feel something special. It may inspire and excite you. It may make you want to do something great. Or it may put you at ease and make you feel at home. Perhaps it’s because of an amazing sight that you’ve never seen anywhere else. Or it could be the people that seem so happy and live life in a way that you admire. Maybe it’s an activity or something you can do in that place that makes you feel happy. Read More