Do Travel Boycotts Work The Way You Think

By: Jordan Butcher Do you think travel boycotts are good? Do they hurt or help the economy? Do they get your point across? The most recent case of a travel boycott has been in North Carolina when they passed their anti-LGBT law. Because of the recently passed anti-LGBT laws, NCAA’s March Madness pulled seven championship…

Ryan is Your New Favorite Name

  Let me be the first to admit: I hate flying. I will pick taking a train almost every time over having to fly. There’s less waiting around, no long security checkpoints, and there’s an abundance of legroom. But when you’re traveling abroad flying is your most wallet-friendly way of traveling. Companies like RyanAir, easyJet and AirAsia make flying…

Save The Planet & Money While You Travel

By: Jordan Butcher Have you ever thought about traveling the world? What about saving the planet? What if you could do both? Last week, I was scrolling through Facebook and stumbled upon a video about a company called Earthwatch. Basically you can visit just about any country with a scientist (or a few) to help…

So You’re a Broke College Student and Want to Travel Abroad

Ahh, college. The land of the free-flowing booze, ordering delivery at 2 a.m. on a Saturday night and the sea of students dreaming of studying abroad. Never fear, dreamers, I’m here to give you some advice as a fellow college student whose saved thousands in just a year and a half in order to go…