Go Overseas Articles

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

Japan is one of the world's most popular teaching destinations -- and jobs are equally competitive. Learn from a fellow teacher who's spent a decade in Japan on all the tips you need to get a job teaching English in Japan.
While studying abroad is a chance to experience a new culture and language, you may want to study abroad even if you don't speak another language. Germany is a great destination where this is possible -- here's everything to know about how to study abroad in Germany even if you...
Setting out to volunteer abroad in a beautiful destination, ready to make a change in the world? You might be surprised how easy it is to make friends while volunteering abroad, too. Here are some tips from a fellow volunteer.
If you plan to teach English in South Korea, there are many opportunities to find challenging and enjoyable work. Learn more about what it's like teaching children, high schoolers, or adults in South Korea to find out which students you most want to work with.
Germany is a top study abroad destination in Europe, and as you learn more, it's not hard to see why. If you're sold on studying in Germany but unsure which of the many cities is right for you, learn more about the top cities to study abroad in Germany.
As a medical student or professional, you want to help others. One great way to gain experience is by volunteering abroad. To help you sort through and find a program, here are the best medical volunteer abroad programs on Go Overseas.
Once you decide to teach English abroad, your adventure is just beginning. Where will you teach? Who will you teach? Do you need any certifications to score a high-paying teaching job? If you're on the fence about getting your TEFL certification before teaching abroad -- or...
New Zealand gets a lot of glory as a study abroad destination -- and for good reason, with stunning scenery, cosmopolitan cities, and world-class education. It's also home to amazing dishes and drinks that are unique to Kiwi culture, and here are the ones you must-try while...
As a minority student, you may wonder about studying abroad: Can you do it? If so, how? What will it be like? A fellow student shares her insights after studying abroad multiple times on what studying abroad is like and how studying abroad will change your life.
If you've decided to teach abroad and decided that Australia is the perfect place to do so, congratulations! There are a variety of jobs teaching abroad in Australia, and this article will give you all the tips you need before applying, during the application process, and once...

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Elaina Giolando
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