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7 Ways to Travel While Enrolled in College

While you’re in college, there are plenty of things you have on your plate to do or prepare for. There are full-time courses to worry about and potentially a job you might work to help pay the many expensive fees school brings. Even while you’re handling all that college is putting on your schedule, you can still have big dreams and goals you want to accomplish.

If one of those dreams is traveling, you’re in luck. There are ways you can still go to your favorite destinations while you’re in school. You won’t be set back in your course schedule, and you don’t have to go into debt to do it, either. Check out some of our tips for traveling in college and see which one is right for you. You may be able to travel more often than you thought just by learning about the resources that are already available.

1. Use Study Abroad Programs

If your school has study abroad programs, chances are good you’ve already seen posters for them or heard students talking about which ones are the best. Study abroad is a fantastic way to travel while you’re a student, because you get to take classes at schools in the countries you want to see. Some last for a semester and some are longer, but they’re all offered at prices that would be cheaper than traveling there on your own after graduation. Talk with your advisor about participating next semester.

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Get Your Fix: 5 Ways to Get More Travel in Your Life

Travel provides the perfect opportunity to check out new places and cultures. It expands your mind, and the memories you create will stay with you the rest of your life. The challenge is finding the time to travel, especially if you lead a busy life or don’t have much disposable income to put towards trips. But with the right strategy, those excuses will be a thing of the past. Here are five great ways to start traveling more often.

Set up Travel Alerts

If you’re open regarding where you travel, then you should definitely set up alerts from a few travel websites so that you’re instantly notified of any deals. Airlines and hotels often release huge discounts out of nowhere when they’re looking to make a few more sales, and this is one of those situations where if you snooze, you lose. You can also set up alerts for specific routes and areas if you have a trip idea in mind already.

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6 Tips On How To Crowdfund Your Travels

Traveling the world is a bullet on everyone’s bucket list. Many people work hard and earn money only to fulfill their eternal dream to see the whole world before they bid an adieu. This is because traveling is so much fun. But, things instantly change and the fun rises to manifolds when someone else puts their money on the table to fulfill your dream.

Well, this might sound unreal, but it is not a novel thing. We of course are talking about crowdfunding.

Crowdfunding is the tool that has helped many  cover the tortuous path that leads them to their dream destination. It has happened in the past and it is happening now.

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10 Motivational Quotes for the Low Budget Traveler

While scrolling through our Instagram & Facebook accounts, we come across an overwhelming number of inspirational quotes. Midst that downpour of posts, there are one or two quotations that capture our eyes and grip our hearts.

Quotes that we personally relate to and quotes that drive us towards our purpose. We certainly save and like these and set them as social media ‘status’ or ‘stories’. Ever happened to you?

We’re sure it has.

For all the wander-lust hit people, here’s a roundup of 10 triggering quotes that inspire like magic. If you are a low budget traveler, you’ll relate to these even more. These 10 Quotes Will Change Your Mind and Inspire You to Travel Low Budget

A low budget may act as an impediment to traveling. To not fall in that puddle, here are 10 doses of inspiration to boost you. Ready for a wanderlust-stirring pickup? Of course you are!

1. You Don’t Have to Be Rich to Travel Well. – Eugene Fodor

You may frown upon this, but it’s true. All you need is to find a place to crash with a limited budget. And we bet there are many. For instance, South Africa, Chile, Morocco, India, etc.

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Saving The Planet One Trip At a Time

Photo by Lee Key on Unsplash

We know eating healthy, exercising regularly, and relieving stress is good for us. But did you know travel may be just as beneficial? Traveling is exciting and pushes us outside our comfort zones into new cultures and experiences. It is also said to enhance creativity, relieve stress, and boost mental health.

Now imagine gaining all the many benefits of traveling while also making a positive impact on the world. Could you take your vacations and travel plans and use them to help save the planet? There are plenty of people already using travel as a gateway to helping animals and humans in need.

If you’re interested in making a positive impact on the world while traveling, but you’re not quite sure how to fund your ventures, keep reading. Here’s a few ways people like you are achieving it all and how you can too:

Saving the Big Cats in Africa

Have you always been an animal lover and wish to help protect the wild cats of the world from the cruelty of humans? Keep reading for Kerra’s story and how she’s saving the big cats in Africa.

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