Category Archives: Destinations

Plague. Fire. Hell, even the occasional civil war! London is a history nerd’s all-you-can-eat buffet. And its history goes a little something like this…

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Traveling is a must-do while you’re studying abroad in the US, as there’s just SO many places to see! But how to you travel such a big country on a budget?

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All countries have a gender gap. But in some countries, this gap is wider than others. Here, we take a look at existing gender gaps in popular Western countries.

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Sometimes when you travel to different cultures you can be subjected to subtle racism. Here are the small things Hanna noticed during her time in Japan.

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If you ever get a chance to vacation, study, or even live in this sunny central Florida town, you have to check out what the REAL Orlando offers.

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Time to move aside New York! Just a few hours away from Manhattan, Philly has that city vibe without the faceless skyscrapers and tense atmosphere.

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Life as a volunteer in the military teaches you some very unique outlooks and habits, as Selina found out during her time in the Israeli army.

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Are you studying abroad in Madrid and feel the need to release your inner hipster? Then take a peek at our list of the best hipster hotspots in Madrid!

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We follow Portia’s adventures and take a look at a typical week in her life as an exchange student in Sweden. Spoiler: it involves IKEA.

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Like all non-white fellows living in an English speaking country, when asked, we give a neat answer, “I’m a Hongkonger.” Simple. Easy.

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New Zealand is often overlooked when it comes to studying abroad. All the world really knows about it is that the Lord of the Rings was filmed there. It’s about time we learnt a bit more! Here, we explore why you should study abroad in New Zealand.

Australia&New Zealand, Local Knowledge, Travel, Travel Trivia 2

For a study abroad student, cycling in Amsterdam can be a little intimidating. The city has a rich cycling culture that’s hard to get a grasp on but don’t worry – we’ve got everything you need to know right here.

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