Studying Abroad in Turkey

Studying Abroad in Turkey

The following is a blog post from Nathanael Hovee for the Foundation of Global Scholars  When I arrived in Istanbul, Turkey, at the beginning of September for the start of my overseas exchange program, little did I know how much I would learn and experience over the course of one semester. While focusing on my(…)

Adventure Roundup Week 1

We asked you to prove how adventurous you are and you did not disappoint. Check out our favorite adventures from this week, including one of our own! Keep the adventurous pics coming…we dare ya!

Celebrating the Cable Car

In honor of national cable car day, we are celebrating our favorite cable cars and funiculars around the world! Make sure you have your camera charged and don’t have a fear of heights when using these to get around! 1. San Francisco Cable Car: The original bad boy of cable cars is an American staple. You can’t(…)

Hotel Sale!

Hotel Sale!

We’re having a crazy sale on our favorite hotels and hostels around the world. From Barcelona to Bangkok, Buenos Aires to Budapest, we have savings all over the place. Find a hotel for your next trip: London: 3 nights for the price of 2 Paris: 3 nights for the price of 2 Rome: 4 nights(…)

Be Adventurous, We Dare Ya

We know you love traveling and doing adventurous things, but how adventurous are you really?? Are you the bungee-jumping, tarantula-eating, shark-diving kind of adventurer. Now is the time to prove it to us. Upload a picture of yourself doing something adventurous* to Instagram or Twitter using the hashtag #STADaredMe and we’ll share our favorite pictures on(…)

Spring Break for Free!

Spring Break for Free!

Spring Break is one of the best weeks in college. Seven full days away from teachers, homework, jobs, and responsibility. The only thing you have to worry about is reapplying sunscreen and partying till the sun comes up. It’s the perfect time to kick-back, relax and enjoy some fun in the sun with a big(…)

ISIC: Savings at Home and Abroad

When packing your bags for a semester abroad or a weekend trip in the big city, there is one item you MUST take with you – your ISIC! The International Student Identity Card is your passport to savings all around the world. We are talking discounted admission, no lines at museums, cheap dinner kind of(…)

Win a Trip to New Zealand

Win a Trip to New Zealand

We are obsessed with New Zealand. From the breathtaking landscape to the incredible people, it’s hard to not want to runaway there. We are so obsessed with it that we want you to experience New Zealand for yourself. We are giving away a trip for two to New Zealand. That’s right, roundtrip airfare and a(…)

New Year, New Resolutions

The new year is upon us, which means it’s time for new resolutions. We’ve started compiling our resolutions and it is so hard to stop at just one. In 2013, we want to push ourselves and travel to new places and make new friends while embracing a new culture. In 2013, we want to go(…)

Last Minute Holiday Gifts

Last Minute Holiday Gifts

The holidays are upon us, which means long lines at the mall, crazy parking lots and frazzled shoppers. Fret not! We have the ultimate list of the best gifts to give your loved ones – and the best part, you can get them online! Travel is the gift that keeps on giving!  Mom: Treat mom this(…)