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Learning to Manage Social Stress

By: Allison Herman | August 14, 2019
Topic: Life Skills, Gap Year Planning, Travel Skills

The idea of a gap year may sound stressful: a busy schedule, traveling in foreign countries, (...)

What’s in Your Carry-On?: Winterline Staff Edition

By: Allison Herman | August 2, 2019
Topic: Gap Year Planning, Travel Skills

There's a few things each of us wouldn't dare travel without. Maybe it's something practical or (...)

7 Ways to Save Money while Traveling

By: Allison Herman | July 31, 2019
Topic: Life Skills, Gap Year Planning, Travel Skills

Trying to figure out how to travel on a budget? Whether you’re flying solo or on a group (...)

Creating a Successful Travel Instagram

By: | July 26, 2019
Topic: Life Skills, Travel Skills

Instagram is a great way to connect with like-minded people and share your own journey. (...)

Vibrancy of India

By: | July 22, 2019
Topic: Location Spotlight, Life Skills, Wanderlust, Travel Skills

One of the many countries our gap year students is India. It's impossible to describe such a (...)

“Leave No Trace” for Traveling on Your Gap Year

By: | July 19, 2019
Topic: Location Spotlight, Education, Travel Skills

Our partner NOLS uses a set of guidelines that teaches students how to enjoy everything the (...)