Autism & International Exchange Tips for Travelers

Rainbow and castle behind a young man
Bring new ways of thinking to an international exchange program.

Have you ever felt like an anthropologist, having to figure out the social habits of those around you? Have you ever had to find new ways to communicate with other people, or had to interpret the slang or figures of speech used by other people? These can be common experiences for people on the autism spectrum, but they are also very common experiences for international exchange travelers! Why not be both?

Use our resources in the Table of Contents to find peer advice from other autistic people for what to expect abroad, cultural differences you may encounter, and tips for traveling like a pro!