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Semester at Sea: The Pros and Cons

Semester at Sea is arguably the most comprehensive study abroad program available to students today. The nonstop travel from country to country and constant exposure to new cultures is both daunting and exhilarating. Whether you’re already a seasoned traveler or have never ventured outside of the United States, this program is guaranteed to test your limits and leave you more competent and confident than you were before. That being said, the program certainly comes with its ups and downs, and I’ve put together a list of the pros and cons of Semester at Sea: (more…)

Jetset Around South America on a Backpacker’s Budget

South America is the newest destination for backpackers who want a different experience than the traditional European route. With some of the best natural wonders and authentic cultures in the world, you’ll want to experience this up-and-coming continent firsthand. One of the biggest perks of traveling to South America is that it’s affordable! Check out our itinerary for a cheap way to explore Peru and Colombia on a backpacker’s budget, plus save an extra $30 off intra-Latin flights. (more…)

Best Backpacking Trips – Top 6 Routes

Backpacking has become increasingly popular among young travelers, and for good reason. It gives you the freedom to visit a handful of countries in a short amount of time, it encourages light packing (say goodbye to lugging around that roller bag), and it’s sure to land you in some amazing places that you might not have seen otherwise. And on top of all that, backpacking is one of the most inexpensive ways to see the world. (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 that you and your friends will remember forever. Here’s some top destinations for the perfect guys’ trip. (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 for the perfect girls’ trip. (more…)

December 21: Explore your wild side with this 15% off Discount to the Galapagos Islands

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There’s a reason why Charles Darwin was able to come up with his ground-breaking theory of natural selection when visiting the Galapagos Islands: this is probably the most famous wildlife-watching destination in the world. This small archipelago of islands in the eastern Pacific Ocean are becoming more and more popular as people have to see if the stories of this wonder is true; and not surprisingly, they almost always are. (more…)

Top overseas cities for shopping ’till you drop

As the holiday season approaches, one thing is on your mind: shopping. Whether you’re seeking new pieces for your own winter wardrobe or some unusual gifts for friends and family, here are some cities you should check out for some truly special buys. Milan is not to be missed – not only is it easy to navigate the pedestrian streets, but they are chock full of boutiques, showrooms and jewelers that are bound to have you whipping out your wallet. (more…)