Moving into adulthood isn’t easy. Many cultures have coming of age ceremonies to welcome teens into their new world.
Teens around the United States are teaching youth important skills and helping individuals in need.
View what programs are new, what programs have limited spots, and what unique travel options are available.
Teens in Utah, Louisiana and Wyoming are using their time to make a difference in their local communities. Check out their inspiring actions!
Individuals around the world are making a postive impact in their communities. In Rustic Spirit Spotlights, we recognize and celebrate these students. These teen leaders in New Hampshire, Oklahoma and Massachusetts show Rustic Spirit.
Middle schoolers and high schoolers can use summer travel programs to prepare for future opportunities to study abroad.
Statistics show teens are on their phone many hours every day. Families can help strike a healthier balance between technology use and real-world living by following these steps before, during, and after a trip.
Rustic programs take students off the beaten path - far away from tourist locations. At these destinations, they are wowed by both the scenery and the people they meet.
“Rustic” lodging can include camping, or staying in huts, or even boats. Here are some of the lodging differences
With the help of Rustic students, thousands of sea turtles have survived in an increasingly challenging environment.
In some programs, special moments with wildlife are part of the travel adventure. Here are some great options for animal lovers.
Get a teen ready for service travel by viewing some local volunteer ideas that'll create a service mindset and help teens make an impact internationally and locally.