Category Archives: Featured

Sometimes we come across a place so impactful that, once we discover it, we can never go back to a time before we had. Instead, we feel “homesick” for it.

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Looking for a one-stop weekend guide to all things Tokyo? Then your search is over! Check out Tokyo’s lesser-known corners and must-see haunts here.

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Chronic illness can make travel a nightmare. But, as Hallie found out, chronic illness shouldn’t stop you from achieving your studying abroad goals!

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Skip the tour buses and travel groups! Instead, take a look at these five alternative ways to explore a new city the next time you’ve caught the travel bug!

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Volunteering abroad, but wondering what to pack? Then read our comprehensive packing list for people volunteering abroad!

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For first-time travelers in Asia, squat pots can be surprising! Have a stress-free trip to the porcelain throne with our tips on using Asian squat toilets.

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When it comes to international love, Mary has braved the good, the bad and the ugly. Get her secrets on how to survive a long-distance relationship here!

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Discover the paradise known as Le Cinque Terre! Located in Northern Italy, these five coastal towns are sure to dazzle even the most experienced traveler!

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There’s no place like home. But what if nowhere FEELS like home? Here, Nuria ponders the curse that has travelers reassessing if home is where the heart is.

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The French Riviera is a stunning coastline. But visiting these hot spots during your summer French Riviera trip will take your travels to a WHOLE new level.

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Don’t let fear of language barriers discourage you from traveling. Learn how navigating cities in a language you don’t understand can be simple and fun!

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Tokyo is full of neighborhoods, each with their own distinct personalities. Discover the best neighborhoods to visit in Tokyo during your summer vacation!

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