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Travel Abroad

How to Apply for a US Passport

Have you always dreamed of visiting another country but just aren’t sure where to start? Don’t worry, you are not alone. You may be surprised to hear that only 36 percent of Americans actually have a passport.

Travel Abroad

Summer Camp in Russia

Scottish born Sam Quinn is currently spending his summer as a CHI World Explorer at a camp in Vologda, Russia.

Educational Programs

Farewell High School Exchange Students

After an amazing year or semester of language and cultural immersion, CHI high school exchange students throughout the U.S. are preparing to return home. They arrived months ago full of dreams, goals and a few nerves. During their exchange program,

Travel Abroad

Teach English in Japan

“I am really thankful to Cultural Homestay International. Every day I wake up here, I feel like all of this is just a dream, but it is not. My first week in Japan is just something unbelievable. My host family

Travel Abroad

Exploring Russia with CHI World Explorers

Judith Tauber is spending one month living in Volgograd, Russia this summer as a CHI World Explorer. She is sightseeing, making friends, exploring and teaching English to her host family. Judith says: “I am having a lovely time with my host

Travel Abroad

Making the Decision to Study Abroad in Spain

Some of life’s biggest decisions happen when you least expect them.  For Indigo Williams, her big decision happened on a train: “I decided to study abroad in Spain while sitting on a train going between Edinburgh and London”, she shares.

Educational Programs

Japanese Exchange Students Marry 11 Years After Meeting

At CHI, we love connecting people.  It’s why we do what we do. Sometimes the most lasting connections start slow, like Yoehi and Mikoto.  Strangers when they signed up for CHI’s Academic Year Program as teenagers back in 2007, Yohei and

Travel Abroad

American Visits 154 Countries in 3 Years

Kendrick never imagined he would have been to 154 countries in the first 25 years of his life. Here he is in the Faroe Islands in 2018. Kendrick Sharp participated in Cultural Homestay International’s World Explorers program in 2015. He

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