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21 Sep 2017

From Girl to Girl: Tips for Solo Female Travelers

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

The most important lesson I’ve learned during my travels is understanding that to travel alone doesn’t mean in solitude. It requires a lot of bravery and strength to travel alone, to learn how to be by yourself, and why this is a great virtue that only a few people conquer. But once you do it, [...]

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 [...]

28 Mar 2017

Is Solo Travel For You? This Pro and Con List Will Help You Decide

By |March 28th, 2017|Categories: Volunteer Abroad, Work Abroad|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Over the past two months, I have had my fair share of solo travel around Europe. Throughout my trips, I have created a list of pros and cons of taking a trip alone. Some of these may seem obvious, but I have found all of them to be incredibly true (and many other solo travelers I [...]

29 Dec 2016

Discovering Thai Culture in Darker Times

By |December 29th, 2016|Categories: Volunteer Abroad, Work Abroad|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Seek experiences, not things, seek culture, not just another bar serving frozen cocktails, seek human relationships, not just another good photo op and a clever hashtag. With the recent passing of Thailand's beloved King we saw a country in mourning. Most of the foreign travelers and expats who reside in Thailand were respectful, but there [...]

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. [...]

16 May 2016

Top Reasons to Au Pair Abroad

By |May 16th, 2016|Categories: Work Abroad|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Four Reasons Why Being An Au Pair Abroad in The Netherlands With GeoVisions Was The Best Decision I've Ever Made Emily became very close the Dutch children she watched while working as an au pair in the Netherlands It isn't every day you pack your life into a few suitcases and move to a [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

27 Nov 2015

Working Abroad in Italy: “My Heart Lies With Italy”

By |November 27th, 2015|Categories: Work Abroad|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

La dolce vita is real! That is all I have to say about my wonderful time working abroad in Italy.  For three months, I au paired and tutored a family in English through GeoVisions Walk & Talk program. Working abroad in Italy was by far the best experience I have had to date. During this [...]