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Be Brave And Visit Chernobyl in Ukraine

Posted by Abbey Krzymowski on 1/17/19 6:20 PM

Do you love ghost stories? Scary movies? Eerie places? Then Chernobyl, Ukraine is a place you cannot miss. Never heard of it? Buckle up — here's everything you need to know about visiting this deserted city. 

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Topics: Ukraine, Travel Destinations

Hang Out At Dudu, The Dominican's Blue Lagoon

Posted by Jen King on 1/17/19 6:11 PM

Yeah, it's honestly named Dudu, which probably isn't what you would you expect from the dreamiest, bluest swimming spot in the Dominican Republic.  

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Topics: Travel Destinations, Dominican Republic

Why Querétaro Mexico Is Your Go-To City

Posted by Emily Cummings on 1/17/19 6:04 PM

We know you’re all about the jungle adventures and sunny beaches on your semester in Mexico, but hear me out — the city of Querétaro has what you need (and it’s just a short bus ride away). 

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Topics: Mexico, Travel Destinations

What To Know About Exploring Puerto Plata

Posted by Emily Cummings on 1/17/19 5:45 PM

If you'll be a part of ILP's humanitarian programs in the Dominican Republic, you'll most likely be spending your Saturdays exploring nearby Puerto Plata!

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Topics: Dominican Republic

Read This Before Planning Your Trip To Zhangjiajie!

Posted by Emily Cummings on 1/17/19 5:29 PM

The Avatar Mountains are a must see while in China, but you are going to be pretty lost if you don’t understand this simple thing. 

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Topics: China, Travel Destinations, Travel Tips

How To Get From Nicaragua to Costa Rica (And Vice-Versa)

Posted by Emily Cummings on 1/17/19 5:03 PM

Whether you are volunteering in Nicaragua for the semester or are calling Costa Rica home for a spell, you will want to know the easiest ways to visit your Central American neighbor on vacation.

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Topics: Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Travel Tips

All About Seeing Sloths in Costa Rica

Posted by Emily Cummings on 1/15/19 4:37 PM

One of the biggest things on your bucket list for Costa Rica is seeing sloths of course! 

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Topics: Costa Rica, Nicaragua

How To Get To The LDS Temple In Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Posted by Emily Cummings on 1/14/19 4:28 PM

There’s a beautiful temple for members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, just outside of the city we love — Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic! 

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Topics: Dominican Republic, LDS, Haiti

Our Current Favorite Books To Add To Your 2019 Reading List

Posted by Auvi Evans on 1/12/19 3:44 PM

Add these books to your 2019 reading list and we don't think you'll be disappointed one bit...

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Topics: Finding Your Best Self, Poland, Uganda, China

A Guide To Milan, Italy

Posted by Auvi Evans on 1/11/19 4:31 PM

I don't really know anyone who has never dreamed a little about exploring Italy. Or if you're like me ... dreamed A LOT about exploring Italy — and Milan was on the top of my list.

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Topics: Travel Tips, Travel Destinations, Poland, Lithuania

Exploring The World For Over 25 Years

Hi! We are ILP, a non-profit org that has service abroad opportunities for college-age volunteers. Check out our tips for making the most of your time traveling and living abroad.

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