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Host family and Update

I have a host family! I have had one for about three weeks now. I will be living in a town called Gescher is it very close to the boarder of the Netherlands! 206 more words


Herzlich wilkommen!

Herzlich wilkommen und Auf Wiedersehen!!

These two contradictory phrases fit this moment as I welcome you this site while also saying goodbye.  At this very moment, I board a plane with 75 other young professionals and so begins my letters to home. 75 more words

Placement in Germany

At the start of summer I found out that I am placed with a host family in Aldenhoven, which is about an hour away from Cologne and Düsseldorf!   56 more words


Why Germany

When telling people about my scholarship for the first time, I almost always get the same question: “Why Germany?”  It’s easy. Six years ago, I chose to study German for the International Baccalaureate program at my school, this was the first time I heard about CBYX. 298 more words


Become a Host Family in North Carolina, or another state... we are.

Are you interested in culture or travel? What if I told you that you could experience a culture and stay at home? That’s right!

In North Carolina (even other states), CIEE is in need of host families, ordinary people like you and me, who would like to impact someone’s life or get to know a new culture and open their doors to the world to a privileged child. 190 more words

Giving Back.... And really READ THIS!

Hello Fellow Blog Readers,

Igor Travel’s Abroad is a blog about my travels and impacting others. Well, I got an idea about getting together money through donations and working in order to give a young person the chance, who has never travelled to go on a trip to another country with me and be able to help him out in life. 340 more words

CBYX/PPP this year.... What does it mean in our world?

Good Evening Fellow Readers,

Please watch this before reading….

My goodness, after searching for it seems like forever, I FINALLY came across a few CBYX Bloggers for this year. 124 more words