Get away and give back next spring

Looking for something worthwhile to do next spring? Consider a volunteer, teach, or work abroad program through Cultural Embrace by API. There are still spots available for many opportunities, beginning this January through mid-spring!

Paid Opportunities Abroad with Cultural Embrace by API

API is excited to announce the following new paid opportunities to au pair and teach abroad with Cultural Embrace by API! Paid Au Pair in Italy: Paid childcare work available in Rome, Milan, Venice, and many other popular cities in Italy. Accommodations and meals included with stipend (averaging 100-200 Euros per week). 3-12 months placements […]

Spending Día De Los Muertos In México

By: Kim K., New Media & Research Assoc., API Texas Today marks El Día de Los Muertos, which despite popular belief  is not a Mexican version of Halloween. El Día de Los Muertos is a holiday for family to remember loved ones who have passed. The holiday is not a time to be mournful, but rather […]

Teach in Mexico Testimonial

By Umeshaa P., Teach in Mexico “My favourite aspect of this whole experience has been quite simply the people: their sweet gestures and earnest smiles make all the difference. Coming from a individualistic, classically Western point of view, it has been so very humbling to be invited into their values of family and love. Though […]

Study abroad reflections – Venturing to the Sierra Gorda & Xilitla, Mexico

By Kim K., Executive Assistant, API Texas “For the things we have to learn before we can do them, we learn by doing them.” – Aristotle I recently came across this quote and it sure did remind me of my study abroad in Mexico! While abroad, I quickly realized that learning about people, places, societies & […]

Playing Favorites to Teach Abroad

Playing Favorites to Teach Abroad by Emlyn Lee, Founder I know parents aren’t supposed to play favorites, yet since I gave birth to C.E., I admittingly have a favorite program…Teaching English abroad. My first international experience back in 1995 was to Teach in China, and it is the foundation of Cultural Embrace’s existence. After I […]

Study abroad reflections – Experiencing the Mexican Independence Day while studying abroad in Queretaro, Mexico

From API staff member, Kim K.: While studying abroad, I kept a blog to document my experiences. As it is the Mexican Independence Day today, I figure it would be an opportune time to share my experience from 3 years ago while studying in Queretaro, Mexico! Enjoy: September, 2007: This past weekend was the Mexican […]