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Student Travel, Why you should travel -

You're waiting at the boarding gate about to step on a plane that will take you back home. You find your seat, passport still in hand, and gaze out the window, reality slowly setting in. Your incredible trip that you spent weeks planning and months longer dreaming about, has finally come to an end. Within just a matter of hours, your feet will be touching down on home turf and that feeling of familiarity slowly sinks in. But deep down, in your heart of hearts, you have an inkling that the open road is where you really belong...    Photo:...

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Graduates, Why you should travel -

1.  You Have No Ties The time after graduation is likely to be the one time in your life when you have the least amount of commitment and responsibilities. You'll likely be unmarried, single, childless, and jobless. What's holding you back? Spend a couple of years building your savings before graduation and hit the road for a few months over summer. If you find yourself with a job offer, see if you can delay starting until fall. You've worked hard; you deserve a break.  Predrag Vuckovic/E+/Getty Images 2.  Take Advantage of Student Travel Discounts You know when you'll next be...

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Cuba, Travel News, Why you should travel -

It has been more than 50 years since the Cold War foes have had scheduled airline flights. americanuestra.com This story originally appeared on Time.com. U.S. officials signed an aviation pact in Cuba on Tuesday, restoring scheduled airline flights between the two countries for the first time in more than 50 years. According to a statement by the U.S. Transportation Department, the move, which brought into effect an arrangement the Cold War foes agreed to in December, was attended by the top officials from both countries. “We are excited to announce the availability of new scheduled air service opportunities to Cuba for U.S....

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____________________________________________________________________________________ Mom — Your going where? Honduras? Isn't there like a civil war going on there?  oogeewoogee.com Ya, like 25 years ago Mom... You announce to your friends or family that you’re planning yet another trip. Instead of being excited or even plain jealous, these people just look at you quizzically, totally unable to comprehend why you would want to go away again or how you manage to afford it.  I’m guessing there are quite a few travellers out there who have experienced this situation and I sympathize with you. I'd like to explain a few of the reasons I choose to travel as...

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Affording to Travel, Graduates, Why you should travel -

You just finished university, what a relief right?...  --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Millennials: What is a millennial?... Well its everyone born around 1990. Crazy fact: In 2011, the total number of Canadians aged 25 to 64 with a university degree: 4,75 million (http://www.canada.com/Education) In 2014 alone, 7.26 million students graduated from universities in China (http://www.bbc.com/news/business) Defining education; Where is the line between being educated and employed, and being “over” educated and unemployed?   ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Ok, lets get started.  A Millennials Guide: How to stand out amongst the noise 1. Networking                Photo: www.freshbooks.com Networking is a key pillar in defining and achieving your success. It's...

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