travel

Why You Should Travel While You're Young 

Why You Should Travel While You're Young 

The truth is you can travel anytime in your life yet there are plenty more opportunities with the flexibility of being a student, rather than having a 9 to 5 job, building out your career, and worrying about a house payment. Experiencing a part of the world before you graduate will be an adventure of a lifetime!

Four Ways Traveling Can Improve Wellness

Four Ways Traveling Can Improve Wellness

How our experiences abroad can impact our wellness? What is “wellness” and why is it important to understand before, during and after studying abroad? At a glance, wellness is commonly considered anything pertaining to self-care, reflection, and current states of emotions or physical capacities. In this context, we are going to explore the idea of wellness and how it relates to the experienced emotions that come with traveling. 

Wrapping Up Orientation in Peru - Weeks 3 & 4

Wrapping Up Orientation in Peru - Weeks 3 & 4

The time has come to wrap up EdOdyssey’s study abroad month-long orientation in Lima Peru. During the past month, Sandra, Sarah, Grace, Citlalli, Jeniffer, Steve and Joe had opportunities to create friendships, familiarize themselves with how Peruvian Spanish differs from other countries in the region, and get to know Lima on their own! 

The Power of JOMO: The Joy of Missing Out

The Power of JOMO: The Joy of Missing Out

When thinking about studying abroad, some college students may be hesitant to do so due to FOMO - the fear of missing out. Although this feeling is a legitimate concern, a powerful tool that we should learn to embrace the positive side is JOMO - the joy of missing out.

Balancing Your Travel Budget - Planning Ahead for Your Time Abroad

Balancing Your Travel Budget - Planning Ahead for Your Time Abroad

If you’re considering a study abroad experience, it doesn’t have to be exorbitant! It’s totally reasonable to have a great time, and be able to stick to a study abroad budget! The awesome part about traveling is that, no matter your budget, you can still see the world!