About ISTC

The ISTC’s mission is: “to increase international understanding through the promotion of travel and exchange opportunities among students, young people and the academic community.” The International Student Travel Confederation (ISTC) is a not-for-profit organisation, founded in 1949 by the travel departments of a group of national student unions, to explore the needs of the growing numbers […]

Rosy’s final feedback

We asked Rachel from Rosy’s Guesthouse to provide us with their feedback on the Skills Exchange. Click here to read their initial requirements (before the project started) and see here for a detailed description of the help given during the Skills Exchange and most importantly what they learnt as a result. “As the Pilot Skills Exchange […]

The end of the ISTC exchange … for me at least

Well that’s it from me in Siem Reap. As I sit here for the final time in the restaurant of Rosy’s, looking out onto the bustling streets of Siem Reap, I thought it would be a great time to recap on what has been a whirlwind few weeks. The experience has been wonderful and really hope that the […]

And the Exchange is coming to an end

Well has time flown FAST! These are the last few days of myself being in Siem Reap and a lot of the work we have done over the past week or so is not coming to a head. The website design is pretty much finalised and is to be built next week (will let you […]

Forecasting … Check…. Budget for 2011 …. Check

Today has been another day of numbers, statistics and looking into a crystal ball trying to predict what will happen in 2011. Rachel did really well with yesterday’s homework and managed to compile the data in regards rooms revenues and occupancies for the past two years. She then put those figures into a spreadsheet that […]