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Emily Cummings

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The Chocolate You Have To Try In Europe

Posted by Emily Cummings on 1/22/20 8:30 AM

You're in Europe? Go directly to the chocolate aisle in the nearest grocery store, ASAP.  

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Topics: Europe

Can My Parents Visit Me While I’m Volunteering?

Posted by Emily Cummings on 1/16/20 11:00 AM

Come have mom and dad visit the country you've spent a semester volunteering in! 

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Topics: All About ILP + Volunteering, For The Parents

What Do You Wear While Teaching?

Posted by Emily Cummings on 1/16/20 10:45 AM

Besides the construction paper and glue sticks in your suitcase, you should also be packing stuff to wear on vacations and in the classroom, right?

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Topics: Get Ready For Your ILP Trip, All About ILP + Volunteering, Teaching With ILP

There's A Rad Hot Air Balloon Festival In Leon, Mexico

Posted by Emily Cummings on 1/15/20 6:45 AM

Imagine looking up into the pink and orange sky and seeing hundreds of brightly colored hot air balloons, floating up like the clouds. 

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Topics: Central America

Skip Phuket — Krabi Is The Thai Vacation You’re Dreaming About

Posted by Emily Cummings on 1/14/20 6:00 AM

Talk to any ILP volunteer and they’ll tell you to totally skip over Phuket and head to Krabi instead. 

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Topics: Asia

Can You Handle Hiking Wanale Ridge In Uganda?

Posted by Emily Cummings on 1/12/20 11:00 AM

Climbing Wanale Ridge is one of the hidden gems of this country. It’s a popular (and more intense) hike that will take you over to some new waterfalls and completely new views: a total can’t miss.

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Topics: Africa

The Best Guides In Yangshuo

Posted by Emily Cummings on 1/12/20 9:06 AM

You gotta go to Yangshuo while you are volunteering in China…you just gotta. The best spots in this area are in the countryside outside of the little city  — to help you find them, here are some of our favorite guides you can hire for the day. 

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Topics: Asia

You’ll See A Lot Of Churches In Russia … But This One’s The Oldest

Posted by Emily Cummings on 1/10/20 1:00 PM

Lonely Planet calls the Novgorod region "one of Russia's gems”. Oh, didn’t you know?  It's probably not an area that's on your radar yet … but totally needs to be. Luckily for you, your whole trip to Veliky Novgorod is all mapped out for you. 

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Topics: Europe

Find The World's Largest Castle In Poland

Posted by Emily Cummings on 1/10/20 10:47 AM

When you think about exploring Europe, which country first comes to mind? Not Poland? It should be. This country is incredible (hello castles!) and totally underestimated.

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Topics: Europe

Is Teaching With ILP Hard?

Posted by Emily Cummings on 1/9/20 9:04 AM

Want to travel the world by teaching English? You don’t need any teaching experience at all to volunteer with ILP.

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Topics: All About ILP + Volunteering

Exploring The World For Nearly 30 Years

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

ILP Semester Abroad

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