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5 Tips for LGBT Travelers Abroad

July 21, 2016
Billy LePage

Spending time abroad is an incredible experience; it is transformative, immersive, and challenging all at once. The challenges it presents…

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Seeds of Hope – Earthquake Relief in Ecuador

July 12, 2016
Billy LePage

At the heart of a small valley on the western coast of Ecuador is Rio Muchacho, an organization well-known for its…

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Meet Chauncey – Volunteer in Peru & Ecuador

June 30, 2016
Billy LePage

Meet Chauncey Stephens: a self-proclaimed member of “Team United Planet,” who fostered personal growth and deep connections through cultural immersion…

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3 Amazing Reasons to Take a Gap Year Abroad

June 13, 2016
Alina Perkins

1. Form relationships with people you would NEVER have the chance to meet otherwise Taking a gap year abroad allows…

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Meet Holly – Volunteer in China

May 26, 2016
Alina Perkins

United Planet volunteer, Holly Hornbeck, traveled to China for a 4 week volunteer Group Quest in 2013, where she worked with children at…

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Meet Carli – Volunteer in Nepal

May 16, 2016
Alina Perkins

Since being exposed to women’s and gender studies early in her college career, Carli has pursued opportunities to put what…

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