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Barahona Has The Most Beautiful Beaches In The Dominican Republic

Posted by Emily Cummings on 5/21/19 12:52 PM

“Barahona is the most beautiful place on the island and has the best beaches”. 

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Topics: Travel Destinations, Dominican Republic, Hidden Gems

Be Completely Captivated In The Tiny Village Of Viscri, Romania

Posted by Emily Cummings on 5/19/19 12:47 PM

White-washed castles with coral-colored tiles on all the rooftops, and home to a Prince’s summer home — How could you not love this place?

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Topics: Romania, Hidden Gems

Head To Chernihiv, Ukraine For Cathedrals Galore

Posted by Auvi Evans on 5/13/19 10:00 AM

Ukraine has some of the most beautiful cathedrals around and this cute little city is full of them!

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Topics: Ukraine, Travel Destinations, Hidden Gems

All The Highlights of San Jose, Costa Rica (In One Place)

Posted by Emily Cummings on 5/3/19 12:52 PM


Maybe you’re coming to Costa Rica for the beaches and the jungles, but if you don’t spend sometime in the country’s capital, you’d be missing out.

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Topics: Hidden Gems, Costa Rica

Visit Guanajuato: The Cutest, Most Colorful City In Mexico!

Posted by Auvi Evans on 4/29/19 4:21 PM

This is a favorite place for our ILP volunteers to visit during their semester abroad in Mexico. It's easy to get to (luckily so close to where ILP volunteers live!), crazy colorful, and has the best shopping. Many volunteers actually end up going more than once because they just can't get enough.

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Topics: Mexico, Travel Destinations, Hidden Gems

A Beyond Picturesque Weekend In Yaroslavl, Russia

Posted by Emily Cummings on 4/25/19 2:50 PM

Just three or four hours away from Moscow is a city dotted with colorful cathedrals and onion-domed churches, situated right on the Volga River.

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Topics: Russia, Hidden Gems

Splashing Around With Sea Turtles In Nicaragua

Posted by Emily Cummings on 4/15/19 4:03 PM

Spend an afternoon in the sandy beaches then stay up late to see some mama sea turtles shimmy up the shore to lay their eggs. 

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Topics: Hidden Gems, Costa Rica, Nicaragua

Cliff Jumping In Somoto Canyon, Nicaragua

Posted by Emily Cummings on 4/8/19 11:32 AM

Nicaragua is our go-to spot for countries packed with adventures. 

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Topics: Hidden Gems, Nicaragua

Hike To The Gorgeous San Ramon Waterfall In Nicaragua

Posted by Auvi Evans on 4/6/19 3:35 PM

Nicaragua offers a lot of outdoor activities and this hike to the San Ramon Waterfall is one of our favorites! 

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Topics: Travel Destinations, Hidden Gems, Nicaragua

Add Switzerland’s Mountain Coaster To Your Bucketlist

Posted by Emily Cummings on 4/4/19 12:59 PM

As if we couldn’t love the country of Switzerland any more, there’s now an epic slide you can ride to get the best views of the Alps. 

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Topics: Ukraine, Russia, Lithuania, Romania, Hidden Gems

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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