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Planning A Day Trip To Peterhof Palace

Posted by Emily Cummings on 9/7/18 11:11 AM

Don’t tell, but we think the real gem of St. Petersburg Russia is outside of the city, in a huge sprawling palace called Peterhof.

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Topics: Russia, Travel Destinations

Top Picks For Converters And Adapters For Europe

Posted by Emily Cummings on 9/6/18 10:59 AM

Anyone headed to Europe for a quick trip or a semester abroad will want to pack up the right converters and adapters.

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Topics: Ukraine, Russia, Travel Tips, Lithuania, Romania, Poland

Meet Some of the Kids in Haiti!

Posted by Auvi Evans on 9/5/18 10:52 AM

It's no secret that you'll fall in love with the kids you teach when volunteering with ILP. We bet you didn't know you could fall in love with them before you even get there! Look how cute these kids in Haiti are.

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Topics: Making a Difference, In the Classroom, Haiti

The Best Presets For Your Instagram Pictures

Posted by Auvi Evans on 9/4/18 10:36 AM

If you're traveling the world, you've gotta show off your travels on Instagram! Presets are one of the easiest ways to make your pictures look killer when you're on the go!

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Topics: Travel Tips, Life Abroad

How To Work Out In The Dominican

Posted by Auvi Evans on 9/3/18 10:16 AM

While spending a semester in the DR you still want to be able to keep up the healthy habits you have, right? Here's what you need to know about working out while living there!

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Topics: Life Abroad, Dominican Republic, Finding Your Best Self

Everything You Need To Know About Visiting The Ayutthaya Ruins

Posted by Lindsay Hall on 9/2/18 9:52 AM

Thailand. One of the coolest places in the world to visit -- and I'm not just saying that because of their beaches! Did you know that Thailand has some pretty awesome ruins?

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Topics: Travel Tips, Travel Destinations, Thailand, Hidden Gems

The Best Quick Trips From Uvita, Costa Rica + How To Get There

Posted by Lindsay Hall on 9/1/18 9:41 AM

Costa Rica is an amazing country with so many places to visit; it can be hard to hit them all up! If you're looking to see as many places as you can, Uvita is a good starting point. I mean, just look at all these quick trips you can take...

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Topics: Travel Tips, Travel Destinations, Costa Rica

How To Spend A Day In Guangzhou

Posted by Auvi Evans on 8/31/18 2:42 PM

If you're living in the Guangdong Province of China (hey Zhongshan peeps!) while volunteering then it's your lucky day!  Guangzhou is a city in your province and you'll quickly see that it is one of the coolest cities in China! Here's why...

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Topics: China, Travel Destinations

What It's Like Living At The Orphanage In Haiti

Posted by Auvi Evans on 8/30/18 2:45 PM

Haiti is one of ILP's Humanitarian Programs and a super unique place to spend your semester abroad. One of the biggest things that makes it unique is the fact that you live at the orphanage in Haiti with the kids. The volunteers love it and here's why you will too!

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Topics: Life Abroad, Making a Difference, Haiti

I'm Worried I'm Packing The Wrong Things

Posted by Lindsay Hall on 8/29/18 2:35 PM

Packing is overwhelming, especially if you're going abroad. It's really hard to know what you can and can't find in your new country if you've never been there. If you find yourself worrying that you are packing the wrong things, you're in the right place!

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Topics: Semester Preparation, Travel Tips, Life Abroad

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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