Being an American living abroad or living overseas in another country isn’t always easy. Here, get the ins and outs of living abroad.
Ever wish you could travel the world, but feel held back by that little thing called a job? Take a cue from this couple—who made it their mission to travel regularly while still working hard on their careers—and plan your next “workation.”
While heading abroad to work or volunteer in a developing country sounds adventurous and exciting, it’s very important to weigh the pros and cons. As you make your decision, here are the most important questions you should ask yourself.
If you’re headed abroad this summer, be it for work, an internship, a fellowship, or a new adventure, here’s a bit of advice to make the most out of your experience.
If you’re a woman planning to live abroad, be prepared to face some beliefs different from your own. This former Peace Corps volunteer shares some of the gender roles and cultural norms she was faced with, and how she dealt with them.
While being a Peace Corps volunteer is a rewarding experience, it’s not for everyone. Read on for four challenges you should consider before signing on to the job—and how to know when it’s the right move for you.
After an amazing experience abroad, learning how to re-adjust to your home country may take a surprising amount of practice and time. Here’s what to expect (and how to cope) when you come back home and see it all with completely different eyes.
Our style columnist Meredith has encountered some surprising cultural differences during her summer internship in Uganda. Here she shares some of the most important ones to know before you travel there yourself.
A month and a half into her summer internship in Uganda, our style columnist Meredith has learned a few things about the country’s culture, language, and food. She’s also figured out what to wear—and it’s not what she originally expected.
Our style columnist Meredith is spending the summer in Uganda, working with non-profit Musana Jewelry and giving us a peek into her amazing experience. See how she spends an average day—cold showers, meetings, eventful taxi rides, and more!