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6 Tips to Make your Visit to the USA Better

You’ve got a travel bug to see the USA – welcome! There is plenty to think about when visiting the US – visas, money, accommodations, weather, culture, and more.

Here are 6 of our best tips to make your visit better. 

6 Tips to Make your Visit to the USA Better

Three Museums in Boston For Families With Young Kids

by Jodi Grundig / Jan 18, 2017 / 0 comments

One of the oldest cities in America and home to many important historical events, Boston, MA should be on every American family’s vacation wish list.

Top Ten Cool Things to Do in the UK

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Dec 30, 2016 / 0 comments

If you’re like me, a trip to the UK is more than welcome at any time. I love the new, organic food trends and high tea.

Travel is Exhausting. Self Care, Self Love

by Stephane Alexandre /
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Dec 23, 2016 / 0 comments

There's a saying that we use in our study abroad program whenever someone wants a break, and I'm sure you've heard of it: self care, self love. As in: self care IS self love. I'm 21 years old and I'm exhausted. But I also think I'm invincible, which can prove to be dangerous, given my insatiable desire to explore the world around me.

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Top 10 Attractions to Visit in Switzerland

Visiting Switzerland brings you up close to a place where the air is fresh, the people are subdued, and the outdoor and cultural sights are plentiful. This landlocked country is known for the beauty of its Swiss Alps, the stunning azure waters of its pristine lakes, and its modern city centers of culture. Expect to hear a variety of languages in this melting pot of people with German, French, and Italian heritage. Here are 10 top attractions to visit during your tour of Switzerland.

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5 Beautiful Places to Travel in December

Looking for the best travel destination to explore this holiday season? Keep on reading and we’ll recommend five of the best places that you should be checking out. For sure, you will have a memorable vacation!
5 Beautiful Places to Travel in December

Advantages of Touring Europe by Car

by Lexa Pennington /
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Nov 29, 2016 / 2 comments

European travel is glorious in any form. The food, sights, arts, culture, languages, vistas, and new friends just make it such an enjoyable experience.

Why Travel Europe by Car?

Traveling by car, however, has its own advantages to rail or air travel. Let's look at some of the advantages of touring Europe by car (click here for our recommendations)

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Renting a Car in Italy: Easy, Cheap & Fun!

The best way to see Italy - and Europe, for that matter - is with your own set of wheels. I was once told by our friend Vicenzo in his deepest Italian accent speaking perfectly broken English, "Italians like the curve on their roads and their women," and from the voluptuous Sophia Loren to the hair pin turns of the Alpe di Siusi in the Dolomites, there has never been a more true statement.

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9 Unique Bucket List Experiences in Taiwan

One of the best parts about traveling to Taiwan is having the opportunity to discover the island’s unique and vibrant culture.

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Packing Essentials for an Adventure Holiday

There's no doubt that travel certainly does broaden the mind, but sometimes the excitement of travel plans can cause the mind to forget some of the essentials that need to be purchased and packed!