GEEO Blog

Advice on International Cell Phone Data

It’s undeniable that smartphones have made the modern-day travel experience much simpler. Gone are the days of needing to carry around a paper map or atlas, a camera, and a book of basic terms to communicate in the local language – now, all of these tools and more can be found on a single device […]

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Holiday Gifts for Teachers Who Love to Travel

Are you looking for the perfect holiday gift for that special teacher in your life who loves to travel the world? The past two school years have been more challenging than ever for teachers, and after making it this far, teachers deserve the world! We wish we could deliver them fair pay, guilt-free personal days, […]

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The Best Gear for Your GEEO Teacher Travel Program

By GEEO Staff Updated January 2023 Our participants often ask what gear to buy for their GEEO travel programs. How do you pack for the Sahara desert in the winter or for Iceland in the summer? Our staff have traveled to over 100 countries and picked up some travel gear favorites along the way. We […]

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Advice On Purchasing Travel Insurance

When it comes to travel insurance, the options can be overwhelming! With our extensive experience in teacher travel, the GEEO team would like to offer our advice on purchasing travel insurance. When traveling with GEEO and our partner G Adventures, it is mandatory for all of our travelers to have Emergency Medical insurance that covers […]

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How Teachers Can Get The Best Airfare Rates

Nearly 4,000 teachers have traveled the world on GEEO programs, and we’ve also helped many of those educators find the best airfare rates. These are our tips for finding the most affordable flights for your GEEO program. Use a Flight Search Engine As a first step, we recommend using a flight search engine to see […]

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Other Travel Opportunities for Teachers

In addition to our own teacher travel programs, GEEO is proud to showcase the programs of other organizations that offer opportunities for teachers to travel. Many of these programs are free, and we encourage teachers to explore the possibilities. These programs have no affiliation with GEEO, so please contact them directly if you have any […]

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