All About Culture Shock

While abroad, immersing in surroundings different than the norm may cause a whirl of emotions related to culture shock.  Each stage of culture shock varies based on personality, previous experience abroad, mental wellness, education and support systems.  Nonetheless,...

Traveling Solo when Studying Abroad

Studying abroad grants you a luxurious one to five months (depending on the program) of living in a different country. Take advantage of this precious time on a new continent and explore as much as possible! Spending every weekend in Florence is definitely not...

End of Year Bonus

That wonderful year end bonus is sitting in your bank account, and your mind begins to race with oh, the possibilities! The savings, the feasts, the shoes… How can a bonus be utilized wisely? Traveling, of course! “Never,” refutes your stingy side, but your intrigued...

National #TakeAHikeDay

You tie your hiking boots into perfectly snug knots and gently stand up, brushing the pebbles off of your left knee. A deep breath of fresh air fills your lungs as your first step leads into the wilderness.