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16 Jan 2017

Au Pair Australia: Fear is Part of the Adventure of Living Abroad

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“A lot of things in your life will be a jumbled mess from here on out and things you thought would happen will go completely opposite at times, and you’ll start to feel like you’re losing it. But be encouraged and know that none of this world is how we think it should or could [...]

13 Dec 2016

Taking a Leap of Faith: Au Pair in the Netherlands

By |December 13th, 2016|Categories: Au Pair Abroad|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

About a year ago I took a leap of faith and got on a plane headed toward Amsterdam to spend a year as an au pair. I had no idea what to expect of my new home since I had never even been overseas. A million different emotions were filling my head: anxiety, anticipation, wonder, [...]

10 Nov 2016

New Adventures: Tutoring English in Italy and Beyond

By |November 10th, 2016|Categories: Tutor English|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

If you’re looking for new adventures and always dreamed of traveling and experiencing life from a different perspective, then this program might be for you! Ciao! My name is Luka, I’m from Ontario, Canada and I recently returned from tutoring English to a host family in Italy for 2 months. For years I had craved embarking on new [...]

20 Oct 2016

A Year Abroad: Discoveries As an Au Pair in Ireland

By |October 20th, 2016|Categories: Au Pair Abroad|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

My name is Avana Garza. I am 24 years old, (I actually just celebrated my birthday here in Ireland with my host family!) I am an Au Pair in Ireland and I will be here for a year. I wanted to become an Au Pair because I love children, I have my bachelors’ degree in [...]

16 Aug 2016

Step Out of Your Comfort Zone in Brazil With GeoVisions

By |August 16th, 2016|Categories: Tutor English|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

This summer I had the opportunity to step out of my comfort zone and tutor English to a family in Brazil! I am currently getting my Masters in TESOL, so I wanted to experience what teaching English abroad was like. GeoVisions made the process very easy and helped me with all of the paperwork. By May, [...]

28 Jul 2016

Travel Takes Courage: Going All In With GeoVisions

By |July 28th, 2016|Categories: Tutor English|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

When I applied to the Tutor English to a Family in Italy program through GeoVisions, I don’t think I was in the right state of mind. I had had a rough year, and all I could think about was escaping my minuscule college town and doing something different. When one of my friends saw me [...]

21 Jul 2016

6 Quotes That Teach You About Tutoring Abroad in Italy

By |July 21st, 2016|Categories: Tutor English|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

As I complete my second week tutoring abroad in Italy, I think it is important to take a break and reflect on my experience so far. My hope is not only to inspire you with the quotes and motivate you to do something new, but to give you an insight of what it’s like to be a language tutor. […]

12 Jul 2016

Teach in Thailand: Embracing the Unknown

By |July 12th, 2016|Categories: Work Abroad|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

  When I decided to come to teach in Thailand through GeoVisions, it took me 6 months to fill out the application. I always came up with an excuse as to why I couldn’t apply. This was not a small decision to make, and I needed to be sure I was ready to take on the challenge. [...]

5 Jul 2016

6 things I wish I knew before tutoring English in Austria

By |July 5th, 2016|Categories: Tutor English|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

Laura – a GeoVisions participant and solo traveler reflects on a few things she wish she had known before tutoring English in Austria. Check out her helpful travel tips and honest reflections that made her struggles a worthwhile and life-changing journey.  […]

24 Mar 2016

Tutor English Abroad in Chile

By |March 24th, 2016|Categories: Tutor English|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

I wanted to travel. I wanted to experience a different country and culture. I wanted meaningful work and to engage in a new language.  And I wanted to be done in a couple of months. Apparently I am a millennial. When I started researching, I wasn’t sure if I would find anything, but I was [...]