Are you planning your next travel adventure? You may have just graduated, or have made the decision to embark on an amazing trip before taking the next step in your life and career. But whatever the reason is we’re here to help. We believe that the world is your oyster and there are thousands of experiences waiting for you around the corner. (more…)
Although a lot of people like to go with a companion, travelling alone can be quite the adventure. It is different in the sense that you can do and go wherever your heart desires and at your own pace, without really having to discuss it with anyone. Not only this but you also push yourself further out of your comfort zone for a really unique experience. However being alone in a strange country can have its dangers so here’s a few tips on how to stay safe if you do decide to go it alone. (more…)
Volunteering abroad plays a crucial role in many countries, communities and projects. Despite so many activities and programs out there, it can be difficult choosing the right one. That is why here at StudentUniverse we have made your list shorter by giving you the top 5 destinations to consider when looking for a volunteering placement; so that you can make that all so important positive impact.
If you love children then you need to make sure you enter our latest competition to win a 2-week volunteer trip on an international childcare program in partnership with GVI. You’ll be able to go on many of the amazing volunteering experiences detailed below.
Here we will look to guide you through the benefits of securing paid work abroad; as well as any possible hurdles to overcome. Whilst you might immediately think that getting paid to work abroad is much better than volunteering, there are both upsides and downsides to it. We will look to enlighten you about working abroad to see if it’s a possible option for you.
Many people decide to take a year out instead of going into university for a variety of reasons. However you may find yourself asking ‘what can I do in my gap year’. Here at StudentUniverse we have comprised a list of the most daring of activities to the most earth loving that may help you with your decision.