This is a favorite place for our ILP volunteers to visit during their semester abroad in Mexico. It's easy to get to (luckily so close to where ILP volunteers live!), crazy colorful, and has the best shopping. Many volunteers actually end up going more than once because they just can't get enough.
Getting ready for your semester volunteering abroad with International Language Programs (ILP)? There's a lot of unknowns when you're getting ready to live in a country you've never been to and we know it can be a little nerve wracking!
Here's a general outline of what typically happens the first few days of your semester — we'll be there to support you!
Trying to make a semester work out but aren't sure how to come up with the money you need? Fundraising is one way volunteers have funded most or all of their trip. We've had volunteers have luck with this cook off idea in the past and wanted to fill you in.
Uganda, Africa is our newest volunteer destination and it has exceeded all of our expectations! Brenna, who is one of the first volunteers there answered some questions for us, giving you insight on what her experience has been like spending a semester abroad in Uganda.
Just because you don't have a gym close by doesn't mean you can't workout during your semester abroad.
Puerto Viejo is one of the most popular beach destinations for the Caribbean side of the country. We've gathered all the info you need to make planning this trip easy!
Nicaragua offers a lot of outdoor activities and this hike to the San Ramon Waterfall is one of our favorites!
Abby F. was one of the first volunteers in Haiti when the ILP program opened there and recently returned from her second semester there as a Head Teacher. Here are some of her thoughts about how the program in Haiti has changed over time and why she absolutely loved her time there.
Huasteca is a region in Mexico that ILP volunteers have raved about as a must visit, gorgeous place! Here's what you need to know so you can make this amazing trip happen during your own semester in Mexico!