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Welcome to the Summer Program and Teen Travel Blog !
Let me live, love and say it well in good sentences.
SYLVIA PLATH, THE BELL JAR

It is our wish to provide you, our valued readers, with engaging and interesting information about the spectacular world around us, and, hopefully, the words you find here will also inspire you to get out, to learn, to live, and above all else, to travel!

What Major You Should Choose If You Want a Federal Career?

Are you interested in pursuing work in the government? The road to a federal career can be long, but once you snag your government job, you’ll likely find a good salary and career security. ...

by Guest Blogger, Ginger Abbot

6 Ways for High School Students to Spend Time Abroad

Many young people want to leave their hometown and experience new cultures by traveling the world. It’s exciting to explore different countries, but how can you stay on track with your high ...

by Guest Blogger, Ginger Abbot

5 Tips To Make Your Flight More Comfortable

With some easy-to-execute preparation, air travel does not have to be a stressful or uncomfortable ordeal. Our Abbey Road Programs team has compiled some of our top air travel tips that have made ...

by Abbey Road

Practicing Spanish from the US - Top TV Series, Music, and Social Media Accounts

Those of us who are newer to the Spanish language have the massive advantage that Spanish and Latin-produced entertainment is spreading in popularity across the world. From Netflix to Spotify to ...

6 Easy Ways to Save for College

High school students often look forward to college because it’s their first taste of independence. You won’t have to worry about curfews or asking permission to hang out with friends, but ...

How to Prepare for International Travel in 2021

Haven’t traveled abroad in our post-pandemic world yet? The idea may seem daunting before you take off. It is true that the steps to prepare for international travel have evolved since borders ...

by Abbey Road

6 Health and Safety Tips to Boost Immunity This Semester

University students get to enjoy many benefits, like increased independence and vibrant social lives. They also have to deal with numerous challenges that come with living at college. Being around ...

by Guest Blogger, Ginger Abbot

5 Practical Tips for Finding a College Housing Abroad

Going to college is more than just choosing your course and the university you want to attend. You should also take a look into your housing options if you are studying abroad. For one, it can be ...

Second Week in Florence

This second week in Florence has been mostly devoted to the arts. The weather had a sudden change; some summer clouds brought a little rain, decreasing the temperature and encouraging some inside ...

Second Week in Cadiz

Saludos Desde Cádiz! These past few days have seemingly flown by for our group here in Andalucía. Since our update from this past weekend, our students have visited 3 more museums, climbed one ...

First Week in Florence

We hit the ground running here in Florence! These first five days have been great! The group arrived early in the afternoon on Saturday at Peretola Aeroporto. That evening, we took a wonderful ...

First Week in Cadiz

After a long week of language class, electives, and afternoon activities, we finally made it to the much anticipated weekend excursion. Today our group took our bus to Bolonia, a small village on ...

by Abbey Road