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21 Apr 2017

In the End, It’s All About the People: Internship in Malta

By |April 21st, 2017|Categories: Work Abroad|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

I didn’t know what to expect from Malta and this experience, but because of the people I met, it now means more to me than I ever would have thought... I had just spent 6 years in universities earning my Master’s degree in nutrition, completing a demanding dietetic internship, studying and (thank God!) passing my certification [...]

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, [...]

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. [...]

19 Mar 2016

Au Pair in Australia with GeoVisions

By |March 19th, 2016|Categories: Work Abroad|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Caroline is a 21 year old Au Pair from Walnut Creek, California.  Recently she landed her dream job as an Au Pair in Australia through GeoVisions.  Here's a short excerpt from her journal on what life is like Down Under. When faced with the big question should I do it? Whatever it may be, and you [...]

5 Mar 2016

Teaching English in Thailand:
Erin’s Adventures

By |March 5th, 2016|Categories: Paid Teaching|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Thailand is a really neat place to be. The culture is so rich. Traveling is easy and inexpensive. You can take a bus or plane to pretty much anywhere in Thailand without having to spend much more than $50. You can eat a delicious, filling meal for under $1.  A typical day teaching English in [...]

26 Jan 2016

Au Pair in the Netherlands:
Michelle’s Journey

By |January 26th, 2016|Categories: Au Pair Abroad|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Such a spontaneous thing-- to pause your life in your country to live a year abroad in the home of another family as an au pair. It's a learning and growing process from the very beginning.  I am 18 years old and have learned so much in the Netherlands since I got here two months [...]

26 Jan 2016

Au Pair in Spain:
Walk & Talk with Julia

By |January 26th, 2016|Categories: Au Pair Abroad|Tags: , , , , , , , |1 Comment

I really had no idea what to expect as an au pair in Spain. I had been to Europe before but never Spain, and three months felt like a long time away from home.  However, I quit my stable job and moved across the Atlantic Ocean from my small Iowa town to the big city of [...]

26 Jan 2016

Work Abroad: Wilka’s Adventures
in the United States

By |January 26th, 2016|Categories: Work Abroad|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Hello- my name is Wilka.  I am from Brazil. I decided to participate in GeoVisions' Work and Travel programs to improve my English, gain global career experience, and learn about the American culture. I have spent the last 10 years working in the hospitality industry in the U.S., and credit my Work Abroad experiences as a major influence in my career path. [...]

20 Jan 2016

Work Abroad in Spain: Kendra’s Story

By |January 20th, 2016|Categories: Work Abroad|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Hola mis amigos cariños! My name is Kendra from Mesa, Arizona. Adventure is right around the corner with GeoVisions. In my senior year at Arizona State University, I stumbled upon a volunteer abroad flier and was reminded of a dream of mine to visit and live in Spain. I'd been wanting to travel to Spain [...]

15 Jan 2016

Teaching English in Thailand:
Connecting With The Culture

By |January 15th, 2016|Categories: Paid Teaching|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Delicious Thai cuisine. Playful puppies. Exotic elephants. These are just some of the things you will experience while teaching English in Thailand. Sure, you’ll also be busy with lesson plans and students, but GeoVisions believes in having fun while learning about your new culture. We’ve worked with our friends at XploreAsia to put together some [...]