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New York Off the Beaten Path

Millions of people come to New York each year to view its amazing attractions. The Statue of Liberty and Times Square are some of the most popular places in the city, but solely focusing on them detracts from the feel of the real city. While on my trip to NYC, I made sure to not only visit the distinct, tourist locations, but to also see New York off the beaten path and to try to see city as a local would. Read More

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European Driving Guide

With the fall semester about to begin, you may be preparing to study abroad in Europe or travel through Europe on your next adventure. You may want to explore the many countries Europe has to offer by car. Before you hit the roads on your European road trip, be sure to study up on the unique driving rules each country has. It can be overwhelming driving through an unknown country, so use this European Driving Guide, from our friends at Jennings Motor Group, to help ensure you’re safe and in the know. Read More

Summer Travel Photo Contest Winner Announcement

We teamed up with online food ordering service, EatStreet, on a photo contest to send one lucky winner to Chicago with $500 of EatStreet food credit to spend on pizza, subs, sushi and more delicious noms! After receiving hundreds of submissions, we had to make the tough decision of choosing a winner. You all sent so many wonderful photos from your adventures around the world!

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6 Ways To Truly Enjoy Berlin

No European tour is complete without a trip to Berlin. This modest yet magnificent metropolis represents the fiery spirit behind the powerful German nation, and the damaged heart of a tragically significant history. Read More

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The 11 Must-See Amphitheatres Around the World

Rome. There is virtually no one who hasn’t heard of the glory of the Roman Empire, a civilization that conquered a vast stretch of land from Europe to North Africa. The only thing that’s as fierce as their thirst for expansion was their love for entertainment, and nearly everywhere they conquered you will find grand scale amphitheatres built to entertain the citizens of Rome that settled there. In most cases, these circular structures are the tallest and most grandeur building in the city. The enclosed, usually oval, area in the middle is called arena, the word derived from the Latin word harena, a type of fine sand they put on the ground to soak up the blood from gladiator fights on the arena floor.

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10 Things to Do in Bali, Indonesia

Have you ever wanted to take a tropical vacation to a far away land? Beautiful beaches, surf towns with a laid back vibe, vibrant local culture, exotic new foods, all on a student’s budget? Well, Bali is right for you. Here are 10 things to do in Bali, Indonesia…. 1. Climb a Volcano (Mt Batur/Mt… Read More

January: Get Ready to Dive Into 2015 with 15% Off Marine Tours

G-Normous Savings: 15MarineG Pack your swim trunks and your flippie-floppies because we’re sailing on a boat! Get an extra 15% off on Marine trips when you book your adventure by January 31st. Check out some of the gorgeous places you can visit below and then mention promo code 15MarineG at booking to get your extra savings. Galapagos Islands… Read More

Where the Bros Go

Kicking it with your bros is a highlight of every guys’ social life. Whether you throw back a few at a bar once a week, or hit up the clubs sans your girlfriends, most guys look forward to a guys’ night. Why leave it at just a guys’ night though? Instead, take a guys’ trip… Read More

A Girls' Trip to Remember

Doesn’t every girl look forward to a night out with the girls? Girls’ nights are some of the most memorable and enjoyable times of our lives, but why leave it at just a night? Take a girls’ trip to a awesome destination that you and your girlfriends will talk about for ages! Here’s some great destinations… Read More