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There are certainly things you really don’t want to do in your life. Figuring out what those things are can help you when making travel plans.
Details you should consider include the type of program, the amount of on-program travel, and what activities you're hoping to try.
Here are some key words and phrases that'll help you get by while visiting Spanish-speaking areas in the Americas.
With just a phone in hand, student travelers can capture head-turning photos. Here are tips on how to turn the ordinary into the extraordinary.
If you have questions about an upcoming Rustic trip, check out these answers from one of our travel experts.
The best packing takes some planning. Here are some tips to get started.
Learn how to be a thoughtful traveler during any culturally-immersive student travel program.
Chaperoned flights give parents and students peace of mind and give travelers a chance to meet their group earlier.
The Chinese zodiac may be the tool you need to pick your next travel destination.
Things are looking up for travel bugs. Here are some predictions about what is in store in the summer of 2022.
Get a sneak peak at well-known movies that feature landscapes from the states and territories where Rustic students travel.
Students with anxiety disorders may hesitate to travel, but there are key reasons why taking trips can help ease mental illness.
As we celebrate the return to student travel, we've gathered a list of more than 20 songs that'll help you prepare for the journey, and rejoice in all the world has to offer.
Since my first high school program, I have been obsessed with—and grateful for—international travel. I thought I’d share the top 5 benefits of high school study abroad experiences, as a self-identified travel junkie.
Travel isn't always easy but is it worth pushing your comfort zone beyond what you know? Absolutely!
If you're venturing into the Land Down Under for the first time, you'll need to know what to expect when dining in Australia. The smallest continent on Earth is also a massive destination for culture and cuisine that draws millions of visitors each year. To get a taste of true Australian food, you should understand how local foods and international influence combined to create Australia's modern, multicultural cuisine.