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Mobile Apps for Travel Part II: Ready? Set, Jet!

Mobile Apps for Travel Part II: Ready? Set, Jet!

Okay, so a while ago we wrote an article on some of the best apps for travel, including: Airbnb, Hopper, Tripit, Wordreference, and Google Translate. With summer fast approaching, its time to update our phones and get ready for our beach vacays. My favorite mobile app will always be Instagram, but here is an updated list […]

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Welcome Alexandria Michaelis

Welcome Alexandria Michaelis

Alexandria Michaelis University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Majoring in Nursing  We are so excited to welcome Alexandria Michaelis to the PINC 3-week Summer Immersion Program! She is a junior at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee majoring in Nursing. We are so excited that Alexandria will be joining us this Summer especially being from Wisconsin she is a snow bunny and she will really […]

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10 Booking Flight Trends & Travel Tips

10 Booking Flight Trends & Travel Tips

10 Booking Flight Trends & Travel Tips  Booking flights can become very overwhelming. You want the best price possible. In reality, ticket prices have no general equation and it doesn’t come with a crystal ball because there are several variables. However, we have done our research across several platforms and complied some general trends and […]

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Meet Sarah! PINC Intern for Summer 2014

Meet Sarah! PINC Intern for Summer 2014

Meet Sarah Schacht! She is entering her junior year at Barnard College at Columbia University. She is most excited about going to Madrid! “I’ve never been so it’ll be a brand new adventure!” she explains. We asked her favorite city to date that she has visited. “Paris, hands down. Though I don’t speak any (and […]

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Using Credit Cards Abroad in Madrid

Using Credit Cards Abroad in Madrid

  Money money money… we need it, we love it, we use it. In Spain, their currency is euros. While out and about, weather its out to eat, shop or travel you need to be aware of  using CC/Debit Cards abroad. Here are some tips to keep in mind while using your credit card abroad in […]

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Packing List for Your Summer in Madrid

Packing List for Your Summer in Madrid

    Packing for your summer abroad in Madrid can be overwhelming if you haven’t been to this magical city. However, we are here to help our students make the packing process a breeze. Here is your packing list: For your Internship/Networking Events: Light dresses are convenient to pack and are perfect to stay cool […]

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Meet Ashley – PINC Intern 2014

Meet Ashley – PINC Intern 2014

Meet Ashely! She will be part of the PINC Internship this Summer 2014.  Ashely is entering her senior year at Indiana University where she is studying Apparel Merchandising and a minor in Business. We compiled some facts about Ashley for you to get to know her and see her fearless personality! My favorite place I have visited to date would […]

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Speaking Spanish in Spain

Speaking Spanish in Spain

Speaking Spanish in Madrid We often get questions about how imperative it is to speak Spanish upon your arrival. The PINC experience is for the complete beginner as well as those with an advanced level of Spanish. For those with little to no Spanish, you will greatly benefit from the intensive Spanish classes the first […]

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Meet PINC Intern Erica!

Meet PINC Intern Erica!

Meet PINC Internships new Intern  for summer 2014, Erica! Erica is entering her first year at Tulane University where she will be studying Business and Spanish. We compiled some questions for you to get to know a little more about Erica and her ambitious and friendly personality! Favorite place you have visited to date.  I love traveling and experiencing new places […]

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Safety First in Madrid

Safety First in Madrid

Safety First in Madrid! As in all major cities, pickpockets target tourists, so please be careful and keep your valuables in a secure bag.  You should be particularly mindful on the metro and when you are in the center of Madrid in the tourist hot spots. NEVER carry your wallet in an open pocket or in […]

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