Our ILP Europe volunteers get the chance to visit some pretty awesome sites on their vacations. While we love Finland and Iceland (seriously, don’t miss those countries) you can’t technically count that as a visit to Scandinavia…make time to see what it’s all about!
While you can still go to church when living abroad in Russia and China, it can be a little more difficult to feel the spirit in a country where you can’t (legally speaking) share your religious beliefs. But that doesn’t mean you can’t be creative when it comes to sharing your testimony and feeling the spirit.
Going to Ukraine and not seeing Big Mama is something you’ll regret; she’s hard to miss, holds tons of history and is landmark everyone visiting this country should take time to visit.
Flying isn’t the most fun part about traveling the world. Sure, take off feels like a roller coaster and sipping soda while you look out the window is pretty cool, but 13 hours into your flight to China can bring some surprises…especially if you have never flown before! Don’t worry; whether you are a flight newbie or have done this a dozen times, we’ve got some tips to make sure you are prepared for whatever happens.
There are a crazy amount of countries to visit in when backpacking Europe! It can be SO hard to decide where you will visit while spending a semester abroad with International Language Programs (ILP) teaching English, on a gap year or simply vacationing/traveling through Europe.
Being in college is super fun but is also super expensive. Rent, books, tuition and a social life can really take it out of you, especially when you can’t find a job on campus…because everyone else needs money, like you! Whether you are trying to pay for books and rent this semester or wanting ways to pay less for your semester abroad we’ve got some ideas on how you can earn money while you are a student.
When it comes to chasing our dreams, and living a life that is full of passion and purpose...sometimes it just stays a dream. Everyone wants to become the best versions of themselves, but few actually do it. Be one of the few, follow these tips and start becoming the best version of yourself today!
When you find yourself in Russia for a semester volunteering abroad with International Language Programs (ILP), a gap year or just on a quick trip, you are going to want to take home souvenirs to remember your trip!
The best way to learn is language is by immersion, so why not live abroad for a semester to finally master Spanish?