Your time abroad will always hold special place in your life whether that be in China, Romania, Haiti or anywhere else you visit. You'll have the memories you made with you forever and will think about your semester volunteering abroad every day!
Topics: Travel Tips
While traveling through Europe there are amazing countries and lots of them to visit! But, have you considered adding Spain to your list? If not, you should probably pencil it in. Barcelona is a gorgeous city that you need to pay a visit to. It will become one of your favorite. Here are a few reasons why Barcelona is an amazing travel destination.
Here are the best places to buy swimsuits anytime of the year. Because you can't volunteer in The D.R. or Mexico without a swimsuit!
Just going to Cabo San Lucas is a bucket list item to check off. When you're there there you'll see why! There is tons to do, the beach is beautiful, and the food delicious. Once you go to Cabo you will be planning your next trip so you can go back ASAP.
Meet Santiago- probably the cutest 5 year old in all of Mexico. He is an ILP(International Language Programs) student and has been learning English with ILP for 2 years. And, would you just check out those dance moves?
Getting ready for a train ride, bus ride or flight? Lucky you because you're going somewhere exciting! Unfortunately those long trips can be a bit ... long! Having things to do is key and music can be super helpful to help pass the time —come check out this playlist we made, just for you.
Yoga can be an amazing way to de-stress, unwind, find balance and find peace. There are tons of classes, online info, YouTube videos and more to help you really get into it and learn new poses. For now, here are 5 suuuuper easy poses for beginners.
Topics: Finding Your Best Self
We want to answer all your questions and help you get a feel for what a semester volunteering abroad with International Language Programs (ILP) will be like. We have a bunch of resources to help you with that. Representatives in the office, the ILP website, ILP blogs and Information Meetings are some great ways to learn more and ask questions. Soo, what is an info meeting and how do you find them?
China is one of my favorite places in the world! But, if we're being honest it was quite the adjustment compared to traveling to Europe or anywhere else I had ever been.