Brooke working in Sierra Leone.

A Seattle Teacher’s Travels to Sierra Leone and Beyond

Brooke working in Sierra Leone. Teaching Traveling: Welcome to Brooke Stover. Brooke, tell us about your background. Brooke: I grew up on a small island near Seattle, Washington. My mother was a teacher when I was growing up and I […]

/ March 24, 2015
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Morning yoga practice before class begins at Secrets St. James in Montego Bay, Jamaica.

Cheap Vacation Travel By Work Exchanges: Yoga, Fitness, Farms

Kelly, walking through a Spanish street with her dusty backpack. Want to learn how to travel the world inexpensively through work exchanges? Read this interview with teacher and fitness pro, Kelly McKimson-Rhodes! Teaching Traveling: Kelly, tell us a bit about […]

/ March 10, 2015
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Reagan with Gerson Morales, the mayor of Yanga, Mexico, and her dad.

Extensive Travel as a Woman of Color: Exploring Race and the World

Reagan with Gerson Morales, the mayor of Yanga, Mexico, and her dad. Teaching Traveling: Welcome to Regan, an advocate for travel by people of color. Reagan, tell us about yourself. Regan: I grew up in Madison Wisconsin. When I was […]

/ February 23, 2015
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Stephanie with students in South Africa.

A South Africa Partners Tour for Teachers and Social Workers

Stephanie with students in South Africa. Teaching Traveling: Interested in a transformational two-week tour of South Africa for educators? Read about Stephanie’s experience! Stephanie, tell us a bit about your background. Stephanie: I’m 28 and would be considered by my […]

/ February 9, 2015
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This site has travel exchanges for U.S. citizens and non-citizens!

Free Travel Exchange Scholarships from the U.S. Government!

In 2014, I had the honor of attending the White House Travel Bloggers Summit on Study Abroad and Global Engagement, which marked the U.S. government’s new initiative to encourage and assist more Americans of all economic levels to travel and […]

/ December 31, 2014
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Monica soaking up the sun during her Thailand travels.

A Volunteer’s Journey: Teaching English in Thailand Short-Term

The beautiful temples of Thailand. Ever wanted to volunteer teach in Thailand, even if you come from a different line of work than education? Curious what travel and teaching abroad are like as a Eurasian? Teaching Traveling: Meet Monica, and […]

/ December 15, 2014
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