Trips abroad can be expensive (worth it), but why make it more expensive than it needs to be? Some banks, credit unions and credit cards offer ATM cards that don't have any international fees and some charge CRAZY fees just to access your cash (which would you rather have?)!
There are so many reasons you should consider volunteering for a semester in China, but one of the big ones is the pandas! There aren't many places around the world you can visit pandas and even fewer places where you can volunteer to work with them!
You're an animal enthusiast who is going to live in China for a semester. Visiting some zoos may be on your agenda, but there's so many! How do you decide which one to go to? Don't worry, I got you covered!
Living in China for a semester is awesome for so many reasons, but places like Momi's Cafe are one of them. As a local favorite AND a tourist favorite, it must be pretty cool, right?
As a parent, sending your daughter or son to volunteer with ILP is a leap of faith. Not being able to see them everyday and make sure they are safe is a worry many parents experience. Did you know that there are ways to keep track of your ILP volunteer and be able to see where they are at all times, even while they are in another country?
The Dominican Republic is full of magical places and Santo Domingo is among them. Standing as the capital of the country and one of the oldest cities, you know it's gotta be good!
Life is stressful and if you don't find yourself needing a little help to de-stress sometimes then, well, you're not human. For all you humans out there, you're gonna need to check these out!
Topics: Finding Your Best Self
Have you been seeing your friends that are living in China for a semester post about getting fish pedicures? Or, maybe you're spending a semester in Thailand and keep seeing signs for them everywhere and can't help but wonder what exactly they are. Good news for you -- we know all about these funny little fish pedicures!
If you have any experience with anxiety, you're probably thinking about the countless situations that could be tough for your trip abroad and wondering, "Is this really a good idea?" It's hard for anyone to step out of their comfort zone, but dealing with anxiety adds another level of ... hard.