Top Ten Spring Break Destinations

by Denisse Romero

For most students, spring break means sun, beach, fun and non-stop partying. For others, spring break is a time to travel and discover new parts of the world. There is no reason why these two objectives cannot be combined. You can have fun with your friends while discovering different [...]

Spanish Immersion in Costa Rica – The First Days

by Brock Higdon

I still remember the first days of my Spanish immersion program like it was yesterday. I flew into Liberia, Costa Rica at the end of July, which is the rainy season. After going through customs and getting my bags, I was met by my driver who was holding a big sign [...]

A Guide to Punta Cana

by Jennifer Bailey

When Christopher Columbus called the Dominican Republic “”the most beautiful land on earth,”” he did not realize that it would one day be one of the most popular tourist destinations in the Caribbean. Columbus could well have been referring to Punta Cana!

Located on the southeast coast of [...]

Top Holiday Travel Destinations

Despite the high cost of fuel and other travel expenses, an estimated 63.5 million Americans are planning to travel at least 50 miles or more from home this Christmas and New Year. Hotel rates are up nearly 15% at some popular destinations, yet bookings are full or nearly full.

So where [...]

Dominican Republic: Discovering a New World

Discovered in 1492 by Christopher Columbus, the Dominican Republic is a mosaic of beautiful beaches, majestic hills, and lively people. The Island of Hispaniola, as Columbus named it, has always been described as one of the most beautiful places in the Caribbean. Columbus refers to it as, “"a beautiful island paradise with high [...]


Perched at the tip of the Yucatan Peninsula along the Caribbean coast, Cancun is the ideal place for a Mexican getaway if your idea of the perfect vacation involves spending hours spread out on a gorgeous beach with the sun radiating above you. With its sparkling white sand and stunning blue waters, [...]