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Lindsay Hall

Lindsay has done 4 semesters abroad living in Ukraine, China, Thailand, and Lithuania.

Recent Posts

My Volunteer Lost Their Wallet -- Now What?

Posted by Lindsay Hall on 8/20/18 12:04 PM

We get it. Sending your volunteer abroad is nerve wracking and hard. One of the worst part for the parents at home is when something does go wrong for your volunteer -- like losing their wallet -- and being far away. It's difficult to know how you can help in those tricky situations when they're half way across the world.

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Topics: Semester Preparation, Travel Tips, Life Abroad, For The Parents

Does Learning English Really Change Lives?

Posted by Lindsay Hall on 8/12/18 2:59 PM

As a future, current or even past ILP volunteer, you may be wondering if your time teaching English abroad really had an impact on your kids ...."Is it really that important for them to learn English?"

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Topics: ILP Basics, Thailand, Benefits of Volunteering, Making a Difference, In the Classroom, Finding Your Best Self

Best Ways To Track Your Travels

Posted by Lindsay Hall on 8/8/18 1:49 PM

Having a way to track where you've been in the world is one of the best parts of traveling ... here are our ideas on how to keep track of where you're been. 

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Topics: Semester Preparation, Travel Tips

Tips If You're Braving Your International Trip Without A Phone Plan

Posted by Lindsay Hall on 8/6/18 1:27 PM

One thing people worry about when planning a trip abroad is not having a phone that works if you're not traveling with a data plan. Here's how to travel without one (and survive!).

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Topics: Semester Preparation, Travel Tips, Life Abroad, Saving Money

Where You Should Volunteer If You Love The Sun

Posted by Lindsay Hall on 8/5/18 4:39 PM

There are many factors that go into picking the perfect ILP country and weather may be one of them. Some people love cooler weather while others prefer sunshine and hot temperatures every day. If you're in the latter group, we got some perfect countries for you!

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Topics: Mexico, Thailand, Life Abroad, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Costa Rica, Nicaragua

Try These Headphones Tips For Your Next International Flight

Posted by Lindsay Hall on 8/1/18 3:17 PM

Bringing the right kind of headphones can truly make or break a long flight. 

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Topics: Semester Preparation, Travel Tips

How ILP Got Started

Posted by Lindsay Hall on 7/30/18 2:49 PM

For those of you just now joining us or even those that have been around for a minute, you may be wondering how this awesome program we call ILP got started. To tell you this, we have to go all the way back to the beginning!

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Topics: ILP Basics, Making a Difference

Swim In Turquoise Blue Water In This Thailand National Park

Posted by Lindsay Hall on 7/29/18 11:32 AM

When you think about Thailand, you probably already think about crystal blue water against white sandy beaches, but I bet you didn't know there are pools of turquoise blue water in the rainforest you could swim in too. 

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Topics: Travel Destinations, Thailand, Hidden Gems

Five Natural DIY Face Masks That Won't Break The Bank

Posted by Lindsay Hall on 7/25/18 3:59 PM

 Between getting dry skin when the colder weather comes or getting oily with the warmer weather; I can never find good store bought mask that helps with everything. So, I turned to DIY masks!

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Topics: Saving Money

Do These Things One Last Time Before You Leave On Your Semester Abroad

Posted by Lindsay Hall on 7/22/18 4:17 PM

I'm talking all the things you're going to want to do that you won't be able to do once you're gone. 

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Topics: Semester Preparation

Exploring The World For Over 25 Years

Hi! We are ILP, a non-profit org that has service abroad opportunities for college-age volunteers. Check out our tips for making the most of your time traveling and living abroad.

ILP Semester Abroad

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