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Find A Slice Of Adventure On Nicaragua’s Mombacho Volcano

Posted by Emily Cummings on 8/8/19 10:35 AM

Hike through trails, over mossy bridges, and spot luminescent tree frogs on your way to this towering volcano. 

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Topics: Nicaragua

Your Dreamy Seaside Vacation In Odessa, Ukraine

Posted by Emily Cummings on 8/7/19 2:57 PM

Head down to Odessa and dip your toes in the Black Sea (a secret only the locals and ILP volunteers in Ukraine are onto!).

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Topics: Ukraine

Does Your Bank Have High International ATM Fees?

Posted by Auvi Evans on 8/7/19 11:29 AM

You're bringing your debit card to withdraw cash from an ATM machine while living in a foreign country, aren't you? We highly recommend it. This is the easiest way of handling your finances while living abroad for four months.

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Topics: Travel Tips, Saving Money

The Best European Cities For Budget Travelers

Posted by Abbey Krzymowski on 8/7/19 10:03 AM

Ready to spend a semester traveling around Europe? Trust us—there are few things more thrilling! Here are 10 of our favorite cities that you can easily visit while on a budget.

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Topics: Ukraine, Russia, Lithuania, Travel Destinations, Saving Money, Romania, Montenegro

Swimming With Dolphins + The Best Beaches In Zanzibar

Posted by Emily Cummings on 8/6/19 11:33 AM

Our newest favorite destination has the prettiest blue water and about a dozen fantastic adventures you have to try.  

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Topics: Uganda

Our Picks For Top Beaches In Mexico!

Posted by Auvi Evans on 8/6/19 11:00 AM

With miles and miles of coast line in Mexico, how do you know which beaches to visit? We've got some recommendations for you!

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Topics: Mexico

How To Make A Fundraising Letter

Posted by Auvi Evans on 8/6/19 10:53 AM

Wanting to spend a semester volunteering abroad but are having a hard time affording it? Fundraising can help you earn the money you need!

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Topics: Semester Preparation, ILP Basics, Saving Money

Your Guide To Hitting All Of Montenegro's Best Beaches

Posted by Jen King on 8/5/19 11:20 AM

Montenegro sits right on the Adriatic Sea and stakes its claim to a long stretch of seriously more than 100 dreamy beaches, giving you more than enough to choose from. Think pink pebbly beaches against some of the most turquoise and clearest blue waters that you'll find around Europe. You can’t miss them.

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Topics: Montenegro

Vacation To The Best Parts Of Albania

Posted by Emily Cummings on 8/2/19 10:52 AM


Sparkling beaches, towering UNESCO ruins, and hikes to alpine villages are easily reached from your new home for the semester in Montenegro.

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Topics: Montenegro

Advice I Would Give To Myself Before My First Semester With ILP

Posted by Abbey Krzymowski on 7/29/19 10:40 AM

Hindsight is 20/20 vision, right? Well if I could go back in time and give myself some advice before I went on my first semester with ILP, this is what it would be.

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Topics: Semester Preparation, Benefits of Volunteering, Making a Difference, Finding Your Best Self

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.

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