Search
Jess Dante

Jess is the Editor-in-Chief of The Abroad Guide. After studying abroad in Belgium during her junior year of college, she caught the travel bug. Her experiences include volunteering in Nicaragua, backpacking through Europe, and a year-long adventure in Italy, and she's now settled in London.

how to get certified to teach english, how to get your certification to teach english abroad, TEFL certified

How to Get Your Certification to Teach English Abroad

As a native English speaker, you were practically born with a skill that many are dying to have. If you’re looking to live and work abroad, this is extremely useful,...

how to get free accommodation while traveling by volunteering, volunteering abroad for free accommodation

How to Score (Almost) Free Accommodation While Traveling by Volunteering

This post is part of a collaboration with our partner HelpStay. We only work with brands that we know are awesome and that our readers will think are awesome too....

What to get before going travel, what tech stuff should I get before I go abroad

How to Use Netflix, Pandora and Other Streaming Sites While Abroad

This post has been made possible by IPVanish. We only work with brands that we know you’ll love and that offer our readers great products and services. Plus...

how to calm your nerves before traveling, how to calm yourself down for study abroad, nervous about study abroad

6 Ways to Calm Your Nerves Before Going Abroad

Are you nervous to go abroad? Don’t worry if you are– it’s completely normal to have the “study abroad jitters” before you head off on this...

packing tips for traveling on the weekends study abroad, how to pack for weekend travel study abroad

How to Pack for a Weekend Trip While Studying Abroad

Because most study abroad students have classes during the week, the majority of your traveling will take place on your ever-precious weekends. And because you’ll...

Tips for Finding Student Accommodation in London

Finding student accommodation can be tricky. There is so much choice and so many different things to think about when it comes to selecting a place to live. It can be...

Travel Stuff We Love: Eating London Food Tour

Our Editor-in-Chief Jess was invited on the Eating London Food Tour a few weeks ago. Here’s her review of the tour. Hi readers! Jess here, the founder and EIC of...

Calling All Writers– Apply to be a Spring 2014 Contributor for The Abroad Guide!

Did you study abroad? Have you worked abroad or lived somewhere outside of the US for an extended period of time? AND… can you write? The Abroad Guide is looking...

Awesome Study Abroad Blogs: Melanie in Madrid

You know how much we here at The Abroad Guide love a good student blog (we even have a post about how to create your own) so we’re starting a new series that...

how to exercise during study abroad, how to get yourself to workout while traveling, how to workout while studying abroad

7 Ways to Get Yourself to Exercise While Studying Abroad

We’ve talked about the Study Abroad 15 and how to avoid it, and suprise, surprise– exercising helps! Sure, we’re all about enjoying yourself and...