Several weeks ago at NAFSA's 2009 Annual Conference & Expo, Glimpse spoke with a handful of conference participants about their experiences abroad. Glimpse is "a nonprofit that offers you a platform to develop and share your stories of real life abroad––interesting stories, surprising stories, stories that make you think. "

The stories they collected ranged from first impressions to eating exotic foods to creating lasting relationships.

The following video is one of the experiences they captured. You can find more videos from the conference as well as others on the Glimpse Web site. Also, check out their featured blogs from abroad.


If you would like to share your stories from abroad, here is a list of guidelines.