1. Benefits of joining an organized gap year program

    Are you trying to decide whether to travel solo on your gap year, or to join an organized gap year program like Youth International?  Traveling solo can be a lot of fun, and you can gain particular skills by going that route.  There are certain tangible benefits, though, that come from joining an organized gap year program. Joining a reputable, accredited gap year program like Youth Internationa…Read More

  2. Visit the 2019 USA Gap Year Fairs

    Making choices about how to spend your gap year is difficult.  You have just this one year off, and you want to maximize it, right?  There are many choices to make: work, intern, travel, volunteer?  Stay in North America or travel abroad?  A great place to start your search is at the USA Gap Year Fairs, which take place between January and March every year in cities across the United States. …Read More

  3. Speak Spanish in real life situations

    At Youth International, we believe in experiential learning--- learning by doing.  That is true of all aspects of the intense cultural exchange that you will experience on a Youth International gap semester in South America.  Perhaps the most tangible take-away from this approach to learning is in language acquisition.  Participants join a Youth International gap semester with all levels of Spa…Read More

  4. Leading the way in experiential learning

    If you are looking into options for your gap semester, you will know that there are many programs to chose from.  How do you pick the program that is right for you?  Consider location, length, cost, group size, and details of what you will actually be doing on a day-to-day basis.  Youth International has over twenty years of experience organizing small group travel experiences that connect stud…Read More

  5. Your pathway to lifelong learning

    If you are considering taking a gap year that involves travel and volunteering overseas, you should consider the opportunities offered by Youth International. Youth International has over twenty years of experience as a leader in the field of gap year travel.  Now is the perfect time to look into the details of the travel itineraries that are being offered during the fall of 2018 or even the spri…Read More

  6. Volunteer Details of our Gap Year Programs

    If you are wanting to do good in your life, have you thought about a gap year program? Here at Youth International we love to take on people as volunteers to work abroad. We create opportunities for those who want to volunteer abroad. If this is starting to sound more appealing to you as you continue to read, we welcome you to follow up with us online after this great read! Our gap year volunteer …Read More

  7. Looking For Gap Year Volunteer Programs? Check Us Out!

    Here at Youth International, we understand the reasons for gap years. Whether you just need a break before your undergraduate career, or you're looking for a sabbatical before graduate work, you'll find one of our gap year volunteer programs perfect for you. Through travel and cultural exchange, refresh yourself and your mind. We are firm believers that exploring a broader worldly perspective whil…Read More

  8. Our Gap Year Program is Right for you!

    If you are searching for the right Gap Year Program, you have come to the right place. At Youth International we offer many different gap year volunteer programs that you won’t be able to pass up. We can offer you the ability to go overseas and help people in need. Our volunteer opportunities abroad are once in a lifetime and can give you the good in life you have been eagerly searching for. Let…Read More