I'm starting to understand why we've had some volunteers go to China multiple times - like more than one semester! China is SO cool and there is way to much to see in one semester abroad. You'll never run out of things to do!
Hey, hey Weihai volunteers! You may be pretty far north but that doesn’t mean you don’t have some pretty rad vacation spots nearby.
When you think of Beijing, China you probably think of The Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square and The Great Wall of China right? All of those places are amazing, but we've got some hidden spots for you too.
Yes! We love when friends decide to do this experience together. And depending on what country you are thinking of traveling to, you both could save some serious money by applying together.
You gotta go to Yangshuo while you are volunteering in China…you just gotta. And while you are there make sure you do all the things — to help you out with that, here are some of our favorite guides you can hire for the day!
My trips abroad with International Language Programs (ILP) have given me incredible opportunities. But, the greatest thing about all of my trips has been the people I was able to meet.
When you think of China I bet you don't think of beautiful beaches! Well, you can look further than Thailand or the Dominican Republic for beaches and discover what China has to offer!
Hey ILP Volunteers traveling in the spring months — you should look into going strawberry picking in your country!
As it so happens, China is basically chock full of vacation spots. But really. So come see this very magical lake, right outside of one of our favorite destination spots!
Nervous about taking the metro for the first time ever while traveling abroad? Relax, it’s easy, I promise. We’ve got the tips you need to make sure you and the metro system leave as best buds.