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5 Tips to Avoid Altitude Sickness in Cusco

Altitude sickness can become excruciatingly severe… if you let it. The symptoms start out with lightheadness and continue [...]

Teaching English Abroad in Costa Rica

One can live happily in any country in the world. This is my theory, and thus far it [...]

7,970 Feet in the Sky: A Day at Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu goes by many names—The City in the Sky; A Wonder of the World; The Lost City [...]

Living and Working in Antigua, Guatemala

I finished my degree in May 2015 and immediately felt that sense of… What will I do now? [...]

Choosing a TEFL Program

A question I get asked often is how to evaluate and chose from all the TEFL/TESOL programs out [...]

10 Insights to Selecting the Best Language Program

With thousands of language schools out there, it’s hard to know what to look for when deciding on [...]

Gaining the Most Out of Your Experience Abroad

While planning a study abroad experience, it’s easy to get caught up in the idea that you are [...]

Where do I begin?

You’re drowning inside your head.  The endless stream of questions began to pour into your head the minute [...]

A Gap Year – An Education Outside the Classroom

What is a gap year? Gap years have long been accepted in Europe as the next step after [...]

Volunteering Abroad: Self Structured vs. Organized Programs

Your bags are packed and your location has been circled in red on a map on your wall, [...]