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STUDY ABROAD DISCOUNTED AIRFARES
For Discounted Airfare Stop By at AESU: http://www.aesu.com/index.htm
They offer International Discount Airfares from over 200 USA cities to over 180 international cities worldwide, every day on major scheduled airlines. Find out more about airline discounts as well as information on special tour deals. Call 1-800-638-7640 and mention code #437 to receive additional discount pricing.




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 Australia

 Brazil

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 Costa Rica

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 Ghana

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 India

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 New Zealand

 Peru

 Russia

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 Thailand

 United Kingdom (England, Wales, Scotland, Ireland)

Andeo International Homestays (Wolrdwide destinations including CR, Mexico, Peru, Ecuador, Spain, France, Italy, Germany, and Japan)
 

ANDEO International Homestays works closely with each applicant to customize a Gap program that fits their individual goals and interests.  The two core components of all Andeo programs are small-group language courses and a homestay with a local family.  From there, participants choose their own path!  It may lead them to an organic farm in Japan , a theater stage in Germany , a community service project in Peru , or a photography studio in Italy , to list just a few.  Andeo Gap p rograms can last from four weeks to a full year and can begin at anytime.  Academic credit is available for all programs. 

 

 Contact:

Andrea Bailey

Program Coordinator

ANDEO International Homestays

1.800.274.6007

 www.andeo.org

 

 

Foundation for Sustainable Development - Supporting sustainable development initiatives throughout the developing world.

Global Service Corps - A non-profit organization that provides opportunities for adults to do volunteer service work in Tanzania and Thailand on internship (9 weeks), short-term (2-4 weeks), or long-term (6 weeks-6 months) programs. Participants live with local hosts and work on environment, health, or education projects

 I-To-I Volunteer Work Abroad
sending people to volunteer in Africa, Asia, Australasia and Latin America since 1996. We are the original volunteer travel company and pretty much everyone here at i-to-i is a former volunteer or backpacker. We don’t like to blow our own trumpet, but we really know what we’re doing and have 20,000 happy former volunteers to prove it.

Contact: http://www.i-to-i.com/volunteer/
call us on 1- 800 985 4852

Idealist.Org - Over 40,000 nonprofit and community organizations in 165 countries, which you can search or browse by name, location or mission.

International Student Volunteers - Offers volunteer, work/study/travel programs to university students throughout North America, the UK, and Australia.

Learn Language Schools-The best language schools for people interested in learning a foreign language abroad. Learn English in Malta, USA, Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, Canada or England.  French in France or Switzerland, German in Austria, Italian in Italy, Russian in Russia, Japanese in Japan, Chinese in china and Portuguese in Portugal.
http://www.abroadlanguages.com

 

LearningAbroadCenter (U.of Minnesota) - Search their database of work, internship, and volunteer opportunities.

OnlineTEFL (www.onlinetefl.com)- Offers paid teaching overseas opportunities.
Contact Katherine Shoesmith (t +44 (0) 113 205 4636) email: katherine.shoesmith@i-to-i.com

Transitions Abroad - International opportunities publication.

WebFeet.Com - Use InternshipPrograms.com to post your resumé to employers who are exclusively looking for interns! You can also search their extensive database of internships, read internship reviews or create your own real-intern profile, or research companies and careers on Wetfeet.com.

Work Abroad Monster.com - Search international jobs from specific companies and organizations.

www.escapeartist.com - Living and working abroad.

Info Learning Abroad Center (U of Minnesota) - Short-term Work Abroad handout.

 

Youth International (Experience the World!)

The world becomes your classroom and experience your greatest teacher!

 Youth International is an experiential learning program focussing upon international travel and inter-cultural exchange, volunteer community service, home stays, and outdoor adventure.

 Travel for three months with a team of up to 14 people between the ages of 18 and 25, and two leaders.

 Each group explores three different countries in; Asia (Thailand, India, and Nepal), or South America (Bolivia, Peru, and Ecuador including the Galapagos Islands), Both trips run twice each year from September to December and February to May.

 Help build an orphanage in Bolivia, live with a tribal family in Thailand, meditate with Tibetan monks, do conservation work in the Ecuadorian rainforest, visit the Taj Mahal, assist the poor in Mother Teresa’s clinics in India, search for wild animals while sailing through the Galapagos Islands, hike along ancient footpaths in the Himalayan Mountains, or along the Inca trail through the Peruvian Andes to Machu Picchu, and much more.

These are just a few highlights on trips that hold new adventures and new life lessons around every corner!

Youth International is based in Evergreen, Colorado, USA, and has been in operation since1997.

For info., program itineraries, and applications, visit: www.youthinternational.org  Phone: 1-720-270-3323.


 

 




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Journal and Magazine Article links (free)
http://www.articlealley.com
http://www.articlecube.com
http://www.4articles.net
http://findarticles.com
http://www.doaj.org (open access journals)

Los Angeles Times -subject links page

Internet Public Library

Librarians Internet Index

UCSB Voice of the Shuttle/Academic topics

 www.travellingalone.co.uk/home.htm
Main emphasis is staying safe when travelling alone.


THE HOME STAY PROVIDERS' NETWORK (HPN) - A top resource for homestay accommodations and home tuition programs in the UK.

SOUTH AMERICAN EXPLORERS CLUB - The non-profit South American Explorers Club is widely recognized as the best overall source of travel information for South and Central America. 

TRAVEL WARNINGS AND CONSULAR INFORMATION - Travel Warnings are issued when the State Department decides, based on all relevant information, to recommend that Americans avoid travel to a certain country. Countries where avoidance of travel is recommended will have Travel Warnings as well as Consular Information Sheets.

BRITISH FOREIGN AND COMMONWEALTH OFFICE - The Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) is the British Government department responsible for overseas relations and foreign affairs. Contains travel warnings for various nations.

CANADIAN DEPARTMENT OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS AND INTERNATIONAL TRADE - Travel Alerts and country information. 

CENTERS FOR DISEASE CENTRAL - Reference Material for International Travel.

E-CONFLICT - 1,400 pages of content intended to Eradicate Conflict by increasing cultural awareness

ATLAPEDIA ONLINE - Atlapedia Online contains full color physical and political maps as well as key facts and statistics on countries of the world.

THE WEB OF CULTURE - The Web of Culture seeks to educate and entertain you on the topic of cross-cultural communications.

REC. TRAVEL LIBRARY - Travel and tourism information with an emphasis on personal travelogues. 

MARTINDALE'S "THE REFERENCE DESK - Countries, Territories, Principalities, and International Services.

YAHOO! COUNTRIES - Comprehensive lists of countries all throughout the world. 

WORLD CULTURES

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Maori.org

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Study Abroad-U.of Michigan Study Abroad Links

Work Abroad Web Sites U of Michigan

Independent Study Abroad

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Study Abroad Sources

UCLA Scholarship Resource Center (Resources for Study Abroad)

Study Abroad Safety Handbook-United Kingdom

Guide to Scholarships

Latin American and Caribbean Studies

Latin American and Latino Studies

Internet Resources for Study Abroad

WWW Websites for East Asia

South Asia-Some Good Sites

East Asian Studies WWW sites

Budget Airlines

Cruises

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European Trains

Last Minute Travel

Maps

Photos

SearchAid

Travel Advisories

Wireless Internet Access

How to Travel at http://www.visiteurope.com for all types of information, including links to plane and train travel.

http://www.flycheapo.com lists all the inter-European low-cost airlines, with information searchable by any combination of routes.

Eurostar Italia alta Velocita connecting Turin and Milan in Italy -- http://www.trenitalia.com/en/index.html

Train a Grande Vitesse, which zips you from Paris to the south of France in a  few hours -- http://www.tgv.com/.

Eurostar train also connects London with Paris and Brussels via the English  Channel tunnel; details at http://www.Eurostar.com

Eurail passes -- http://www.eurail.com --  offer a variety of options for train travel around Europe and you can buy  them before you leave the states; details from http://www.raileurope.com




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