Category Archives: Destinations

Experience the history of New Zealand’s largest city, Auckland, from its recent Maori settlement to its current standing as the City of Sails.

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Want to visit those beautiful Dutch cities, but not sure which ones to see? Get exploring with our list of the greatest cities to visit in the Netherlands!

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Budapest has everything: stunning architecture, top-class museums and amazing nightlife. For a PERFECT vacation away, here’s your weekend guide to Budapest.

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Taking a trip to the land of the rising sun? Here are a few travel essentials you shouldn’t forget in your packing list for Japan.

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Finding accommodation can be a stressful part of studying abroad. But, it doesn’t have to be! Here’s our simple guide on where to find study abroad housing.

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Forget those thick history guides! Here’s the entire history of New York City from its foundation to the present, in one simple laundry list.

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One of the best countries to volunteer at is closer than you think! Here are our most compelling reasons why you should volunteer in the United States.

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Tokyo is covered by a huge network of train, subway and bus lines. To save yourself a world of pain, check out our guide to transportation around Tokyo.

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Portugal’s stunning coastal capital is a must-see for any student expat worth their salt. Get prepared with our nine things to know before you visit Lisbon!

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Summer is nearly here and so too is road trip season! No matter your travel style, hit the gas and check out the best summer road trips from Los Angeles.

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With new countries comes new risks. In the US, sexual assault on campus is a very real threat. Here, victims from Ole Miss voice their concerns to Alex.

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Fear stops most women from traveling solo – but don’t let it stop you! Here, we bust those travel myths which depict solo female travel as dangerous.

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