Go Overseas Articles

Stories, advice, and inspiration to plan your next trip overseas.

Unsure about a gap year because of what other people tell you it will be like? We've broken down eight common myths about gap years to give you the truth.
When Emily studied abroad in Chile as a college student, she had no idea it would begin her down a career path abroad. Read her interview to learn more.
After teaching abroad, you come home with many new skills. Here's how to put them on your resume in a way that will wow employers, no matter what field you want to work in.
Learning a language abroad is hard, but staying in a homestay can help. Read four reasons why homestays help your language learning experience.
If you are a student who qualifies for need-based scholarships or grants, you may also qualify for some to help with study abroad costs. Learn more and check out our list of scholarships and grants.
Finding an internship abroad is a great goal -- but how do you know if you've found the right one for you? Use these tips to assess internship opportunities and make a choice that works best for you.
Don't let your budget keep you from having fun! Read on for six secrets to adventure travel on a budget, shared by a fellow adventure-loving traveler.
If you want to take a gap year that will change the world, it might be hard to choose a program. Here are some questions you should ask yourself, to make your gap year meaningful for you -- and for those you meet along the way.
When you decide to study abroad, you face a world of choices. Read why studying abroad with a third-party provider can make your study abroad experience smoother and less stressful -- plus other reasons too!
Becoming bilingual might be a goal in your life, but it's likely also a long path. Here are some real benefits of being bilingual, to help keep you motivated as you learn another language.

Writing Team

Elaina Giolando
Go Overseas Writer
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Teach Abroad & China Expert
Lauren Salisbury
Go Overseas Writer
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Volunteer Abroad & Middle East Expert
Olivia Christine Perez
Gap Year & Personal Wellness Expert
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Managing Editor at Go Overseas
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Study Abroad & Sustainable Tourism Expert