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Stories, advice, and inspiration to plan your next trip overseas.

Every country and culture has their own unique holidays and festivals celebrated throughout the year. If you want to immerse yourself in the nuances of a destination, consider booking a trip to experience one of these holidays and festivals worth traveling for.
As an LGBTQ student, it's an unfortunate reality that you may need to consider if any destination where you study abroad will be welcoming and open. Here are some helpful ways to identify programs that will make you feel at home while studying abroad.
As a new teacher, you may be surprised to learn how big a classroom of student you're expected to teach. Never fear! Our teach abroad experts have tips to help you manage a large classroom while teaching abroad.
A gap year costs money, right? In the long run, you may find the opposite is true! By learning these financial lessons on your gap year, you can actually improve your financial wellness for your whole life, even after you return from your gap year.
As you plan your next trip, you may wonder: what is the difference between a guided tour, self-guided itinerary, and independent travel? Learn more in this article -- and learn which type of travel is right for you.
While studying abroad in Dubai, the city holds enough excitement to fill an entire semester -- and more! If you want to explore more, here are the best day and weekend trips to plan while studying abroad in Dubai.
Learning a new language is never easy, and you're bound to make some mistakes along the way. Read about some of the most common mistakes you'll make learning a new language -- and how to avoid them!
High school abroad doesn't always equal studying abroad! If you're ready to go overseas in high school but need a break from class, here are five great high school abroad experiences which get you outside the classroom.
If you've decided to volunteer abroad, get ready to make a world of difference. If you really want to amplify your impact, here's how to be a more effective volunteer while abroad.
Great classroom management is no easy feat. We sat down with an expert in teaching and classroom management to give you real, actionable skills to master classroom management.

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Elaina Giolando
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Lauren Salisbury
Gap Year & Study Abroad Expert
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Volunteer Abroad & Middle East Expert
Olivia Christine Perez
Gap Year & Personal Wellness Expert
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