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Valerie Stimac

Managing Editor at Go Overseas
Seattle

Member for

1 year 7 months

Valerie Stimac is the Managing Editor at Go Overseas. She has contributed to AFAR, Lonely Planet, Travel + Leisure, and Roads & Kingdoms, and her own blog, . Her not-so-secret dream destination is to travel to .

Travel Experience
15+ Countries
For 2018, we asked the whole team to contribute travel and office resolutions to help make our office -- and the world -- a better place. Here's what everyone agreed to try and accomplish in the coming year!
Want to study abroad but afraid of the price tag? We're here to help. Here's the latest version of our super-popular list of study abroad scholarships and grants, updated for 2018.
In December 2017, we took a team retreat in South Lake Tahoe. Learn more about Go Overseas' team, the activities and team-building events we worked on, and our goals for 2018.
If you love literature, you may be eager to study abroad in cities that support literature and literacy. Here are some of the top destinations where literature is celebrated and studied around the world.
Is graduate school abroad right for you? Take our latest quiz and ponder the important issues related to choosing to attend grad school in a foreign country.
After volunteering abroad, you may feel lost and unsure how your life-changing experience translates to life at home. That's a normal feeling! Here are some strategies to help you adjust, produced in partnership with United Planet.
If you want to tread off the beaten path while studying abroad, this is the guide for you. We've teamed up with USAC to highlight 9 amazing, unconventional destinations where you can study abroad in 2017-2018.
If you are a student who qualifies for need-based scholarships or grants, you may also qualify for some to help with study abroad costs. Learn more and check out our list of scholarships and grants.
We all know studying abroad can provide you with benefits throughout your academic career. Have you ever thought about the other benefits of study abroad? Here's an in-depth look – with quotes from fellow students and alumni.
You've decided to study abroad -- congratulations! Making the decision to pursue part of your education in a foreign country is extremely exciting, and is the first in a long line of decisions you'll make which define your entire study abroad experience.

My Guides

Mozambique
All Out Africa
Volunteers can choose between Child Care, Marine Research and Whale Shark Conservation or a combination of both! This is your...
Greenland
World of Greenland
This is the excursion for you if you want to try your strength against the Arctic winter. We follow the sledge track to Aatta...
Ghana
Dragoman
This epic and challenging trip takes you right the way through some truly off the beaten track destinations in the marvellous...
China
CK Martial Hearts
Our 2-Week Shaolin Kung Fu Training program is our most intense experience. It pushes participants mentally, physically and e...
Czech Republic
CET Academic Programs
Want to devote a full semester to photography, study with a master photography educator, and live in a city that's a stunning...
Australia
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Australian Tropical Research Foundation
The Cape Tribulation Research Station directed by AUSTROP is situated in the Daintree tropical lowlands, considered to be the...