Winterline Blog

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Traveling the World with Liam

By: Allison Herman | May 27, 2020
Topic: Life Skills, Wanderlust, Gap Year Planning, Student Voices, Travel Skills

Whether you're looking for insight on a gap year program or trying to go on an adventure from (...)

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 (...)

The Precarious Art of Singing An Eleven Part Harmony

By: Leela Ray Barlow | March 27, 2019
Topic: Wanderlust, Guest Blogger, Student Voices, Uncategorized

Our 2018 graduate Leela wrote a reflection on her Winterline gap year, and it was so beautiful, (...)

Tuktuks and Tourists

By: Paris Geolas | March 6, 2019
Topic: Wanderlust, Guest Blogger, Student Voices, Travel Skills

"The tuktuk drive to the Landmine Museum is beautiful, I never for a second wanted to close my (...)

Panama: The Bridge Between Two Continents (mostly) and the Connector of Oceans

By: Brittany Lane | February 20, 2019
Topic: Location Spotlight, Wanderlust, Student Voices, Uncategorized

"We want adventure. Actually, let’s rephrase that... we crave adventure. We need something in (...)

Halfway There: An Interview with Ivan Kuhn

By: Benjamin Kilimnik | February 20, 2019
Topic: Life Skills, Wanderlust, Interviews, Gap Year Planning, Student Voices, Uncategorized

“I have been playing all these games and pretending to be this character that goes on crazy (...)