Category Archives: Travel Trivia

Mountain climbing can be super scary. Mountain climbing ALONE can be even scarier – especially if, like Hanna, you’ve never taken a trip on my own before!

Everyday Life, Featured, Health, Travel, Travel Trivia 1

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…

Europe, Local Knowledge, Travel, Travel Trivia 0

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.

Local Knowledge, North America, Travel, Travel Trivia 0

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.

Local Knowledge, North America, Travel, Travel Trivia 0

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!

Europe, Everyday Life, Local Knowledge, Travel, Travel Trivia 0

We’ve put together a few tips and tricks on how to get the most bang for your buck when using the holiday rental site Airbnb.

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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.

Asia, Everyday Life, Travel, Travel Trivia 13

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.

Europe, Everyday Life, Local Knowledge, Travel, Travel Trivia 5

NEWSFLASH: There’s more to the UK than just London. Discover my nine favourite cities in England and the UK. You’ll want to add these to your travel list.

Europe, Local Knowledge, Travel, Travel Trivia 1

After traveling for three and a half months, the customs and daily rituals that I came home to seemed more foreign than anything I experienced overseas. Us ‘Mericans seem to have the strangest of ways, like…

Everyday Life, North America, Travel, Travel Trivia 2

Listen up! Are you headed overseas? Don’t make the same mistakes I did – here are 25 things I wish I knew before I traveled to Europe.

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