Europe is a magical place as is but there's something just beautiful about Europe in the winter, soak it in and don't get discouraged if it's feeling pretty cold! Whether you are staying warm inside or outside exploring the freshly fallen snow there is tons to do. Here's a quick list!
We are all trying to better ourselves and grow in new ways, but sometimes we hit a dead end. Uh. Oh.
What do we do then? Seek inspiration from others! Sometimes just listening to other people's stories are extremely helpful and other times we may need a lot of specific tips. Either way, check out 10 podcasts about personal development will help you better yourself.
Topics: Finding Your Best Self
Lucky ILP Ukraine volunteers - you get to teach some super cute kids who you are going to adore. We want you to get to know the students better so here is a little bit about Volodia who you may teach with your ILP group in Kiev, Ukraine!
Every 6 months the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (The LDS church) gathers to listen to leaders and receive inspiration and uplifting messages. One awesome thing about LDS General Conference is that you can listen to it wherever you are! So, if you're volunteering in Ukraine, spending a semester in Thailand or a BYU student in Provo you can tune in!
"Learn A New Language" has been written on practically everyone's bucket list at some point. But have you actually completed that? If not, now is your time! Here are the best websites and apps to start learning a new language or even just brush up on that little bit of Spanish you learned in high school.
Money can be a stumbling block when you are preparing to spend a semester volunteering abroad. Don't let it stop you though! Most of our volunteers are able to fundraise and make money to put towards their program fee. Even if you make a few hundred dollars through fundraising, that's a few hundred dollars you no longer have to worry about! Put the work into it and fundraising can be super beneficial!
Are you wanting to make a difference, travel the world, grow personally or just start a new adventure? You've probably looked around at a few study abroad programs or humanitarian programs and gotten a bit discouraged when you realized how expensive they can be ... but not ILP!
Planning a trip to Krakow, Poland? Or maybe you're one of the lucky volunteers who get to spend a semester teaching English in Krakow with ILP! Either way, you have plenty of great places to see and good things to do. Get ready to fall in love with this beautiful city.
You made it through that long and cold spring semester, so now it's time to treat yo self! Make the most out of your break from BYU by grabbing your new friends and taking some time to explore, serve, adventure and relax. You deserve it!
Here are some helpful tips and directions on how to get to the LDS Temple in Helsinki during your semester broad. It's just 7 miles out from downtown Helsinki, making it really accessible. There are a few ways to get there which gives you great options! Uber, Taxi, Buses and Trams will all get you to the temple so now you just need to decide what works best for you and your ILP group!