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5 Reasons Everyone Should Live with a Host Family While Traveling

My host mom in Spain often provided my roommate and I with great words of wisdom. “Un poquito fuego”, a small flame, is what my host mom referred to while…

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A Memorable Part of A Grand South American Tour

Our Country Coordinator in Chile, Paul, wrote up this blog post on behalf of Mike and Shirley, a couple who participated in an English Teaching Quest for two weeks during…

8 Ways to Fall in Love With the World

8 Ways to Fall in Love with the World

The world is an expansive place with plenty of terrains to explore, skylines to view, foods to try, and many photo-worthy moments. Here are 8 Ways to Fall in Love…

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TAQA Employees Volunteer Abroad to Renovate School in Ghana

TAQA, which means energy in Arabic, is an international energy and water company listed in Abu Dhabi operating in 11 countries across four continents. The company contacted United Planet last…

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6 Ways to Keep Your Abroad Experience Alive

Everyone’s abroad experience is unique. It’s a collection of all of our memories, experiences, and individual bonds that mean something a little bit different to each of us. One thing…