Showing posts tagged with America

Do’s and Dont’s of finding J1 Accommodation

Posted 7 days ago in J1

7 min readSecond semester is well and truly underway and in between all the assignments and embassy appointments, it’s probably a good time to start thinking about where you’re going to stay In the USA this summer on your J1.

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Why Chicago is our Favourite J1 City

2 min readAh Chicago! “The Windy City”, “Chi-Town”, “The City of Big Shoulders” all these names given to the beautiful city over the years, but one thing remains the same – the atmosphere, the pride and acceptance this city has for everyone! Here are some reasons why we think Chicago is the King of the … Continue reading Why Chicago is our Favourite J1 City

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J1 Job Tips

Posted a month ago in J1

8 min readNot on the Premium programme? No problem! Here are some tips for where to search for jobs in great J1 locations.   Cape Cod Cape Cod is the perfect summer destination for any J1er! Turning into a busy holiday resort during the summer months means it’s got tonnes of seasonal jobs up for … Continue reading J1 Job Tips

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[QUIZ] Ready to FEEL Adventure? Find Out Where Will Suit You Best!

Posted a month ago in Asia

0 min readWant to explore the world but not sure where to start? We’re here to help! Take the quiz and see what adventure you should take.  USIT’s January Sale is in full swing with up to 30% off selected tours, starting from just €409 for 8 days in Costa Rica! Want to chat with … Continue reading [QUIZ] Ready to FEEL Adventure? Find Out Where Will Suit You Best!

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[QUIZ] What’s Your Perfect J1 City?

Posted a month ago in J1

0 min readFrom the bustling streets New York City to the sun, sand and sea of San Diego. Where is the perfect spot for you to spend your J1 summer? Take the quiz and find out!  Remember, the J1 Basic package is still available from €299 with Premium now only €399 practically guaranteeing you a summer job. Head toj1online.ie or … Continue reading [QUIZ] What’s Your Perfect J1 City?

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This Irishman’s US Road Trip Video Is The Best You’ll See All Year

1 min readWe get A LOT of travel videos submitted to us on a regular basis. To be honest, we love seeing them as every traveler’s experience is very different and it allows us to relive some of our own biggest adventures. PLEASE don’t stop sending us in vids (use #JustUSIT) of your travels! Even … Continue reading This Irishman’s US Road Trip Video Is The Best You’ll See All Year

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I Never Expected On Day One Of Camp USA That I’d Be Spending The Next Six Summers Here

6 min readYou’ve probably heard this a dozen times, once you experience a Camp USA summer for yourself it’s difficult to imagine spending those glorious 3/4 months any other way. WARNING: Camp USA is highly addictive, we’ve got proof. Take it away @popeshealy… My experience of camp, from my first summer, to now in anticipation … Continue reading I Never Expected On Day One Of Camp USA That I’d Be Spending The Next Six Summers Here

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The Perfect J1 Day In…Boston

4 min readIt’s that time of the year when college campus conversations will revolve around three things: Pulling another all-nighter to get that assignment in, how mega Christmas is going to be and where the hell am I going to go on my summer J1?

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US Airport Security Changes And What They Mean For Irish Passengers

2 min readAs of this morning, new security measures for international visitors coming from non-US airlines have been put into effect across the US. The additional checks are being put in place to avoid in-cabin bans on laptops (because in-flight Netflix is crucial) following the US (and shortly after the UK’s) decision to ban electronic devices … Continue reading US Airport Security Changes And What They Mean For Irish Passengers

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J1 Photo Competition 2017: And The Winner Is…

1 min readIf you didn’t take a picture, were you even there?! A couple of weeks ago we asked all of our 2017 J1ers to show us what a J1 feels like and you guys DID NOT DISAPPOINT! Before we allow our travel envy to completely run away with us, we wanted to share a … Continue reading J1 Photo Competition 2017: And The Winner Is…

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