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7 Things I Learned from Traveling Overseas on a Foreign Basketball Tour

7 Things I Learned from Traveling Overseas on a Foreign Basketball Tour

This year I had the chance to travel with the BYU Women’s Basketball team to Europe on their Foreign Basketball Tour, visiting the Czech Republic, Austria, Slovenia, and Italy. Here are 9 Things I Learned from Traveling Overseas on a Foreign Basketball Tour:

Experience is Everything

Experience is Everything

The holidays have many of us hunting through department stores for the perfect gift. And yet a 20-year study by Cornell University psychology professor Thomas Gilovich, found that individuals gain greater satisfaction and happiness from experiences rather than things.

BYU Alum Curates Cultural Experiences Abroad

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BYU alumna and entrepreneur Kylie Chenn loves traveling the world and learning about the people around her. During her undergraduate degree in business at BYU, Chenn spent time studying abroad, which inspired her to found Acanela Expeditions.

As the CEO of Acanela Expeditions, Chenn hopes to give others the opportunity to see what she sees.

Read more about Kylie’s story and how she curates cultural experiences abroad HERE!

BYU Women's Basketball: Women’s Hoops Team Set to Travel Overseas

BYU Women's Basketball: Women’s Hoops Team Set to Travel Overseas

The BYU Women’s Basketball will embark on a four-game, 12-day European tour Aug. 18-30, to the Czech Republic, Austria, Slovenia and Italy with Acanela Expeditions. The team will play games in Prague, Vienna, Lake Bled and Rome.