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Best Travel Podcasts

By: Allison Herman | December 7, 2018
Topic: Wanderlust, Travel Skills

Close your eyes, turn your volume up and your imagination on. These podcasts will take you on (...)

20 Ways to #OptOutside this Holiday Weekend

By: Jess Bonner | November 21, 2018
Topic: Life Skills, Travel Skills

We all know the chaos that comes after Thanksgiving...Black Friday, Cyber Monday, but if you're (...)

How to Blog Safely During Your Gap Year

By: Winterline Staff | October 24, 2018
Topic: Life Skills, Travel Skills

Not every country has the same rules around freedom of speech. It may be a defended right in (...)

9 Tips to Successfully Experience a Homestay

By: Allison Herman | October 22, 2018
Topic: Life Skills, Travel Skills

Living with a strange family in a new house in a foreign country can be intimidating. But (...)

5 Ways to Practice Self-Care While Traveling

By: Allison Herman | October 18, 2018
Topic: Travel Skills

As wonderful as traveling is, it can also be stressful. Don't let it get the best of you! Small (...)

Meet The Field Advisors: Arielle Polites

By: Arielle Polites | October 3, 2018
Topic: Staff Spotlights, Education, Gap Year Planning, Travel Skills

Arielle hails from Connecticut, but has a passion for traveling and exploring new cultures (...)