Airbnb is one of my favorite online resources to use when booking accommodations. The digital marketplace has an incredible array of lodging options in 191 countries around the world. The choices are seemingly endless — from exotic treehouses to cozy home-stays, Airbnb offers travelers unique, tailored ways to experience new destinations. Being an Airbnb host also serves as…

Airbnb is one of my favorite online resources to use when booking accommodations. The digital marketplace has an incredible array of lodging options in 191 countries around the world. The choices are seemingly endless — from exotic treehouses to cozy home-stays, Airbnb offers travelers unique, tailored ways to experience new destinations. Being an Airbnb host also serves as…

This post was contributed by Sivan, our student travel expert! A picture-perfect destination nestled between emerald-colored lakes and snowcapped mountains, Interlaken has long been admired as a dream getaway. In the heart of Switzerland, Interlaken is surrounded by the dramatic Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau Mountains. Many vacationers flock to this charming Swiss resort town because…

From students to parents to busy professionals, there are always reasons that people feel they can’t make their globetrotting dreams come true, and it usually is because of the price tag. While travel does involve costs– airfare, accommodation and some activities– there are many alternative ways to travel that not only save money but allow you…

As an omnivore, traveling is pretty easy on my stomach. There’s nothing I won’t eat (or at least try once. Like those fried maggots in Thailand) and I don’t have any food allergies to worry about. Outside of an inability to handle spicy food, I’m pretty lucky. I know scores of travelers who’s food allergies…