Welcome to Rakbo

We’re an unique online community of like-minded international students whose goal it is to capture the heart of educational travel. Rakbo is a place where international students at all stages of their journeys can meet, inspire and inform one another. We strive to remove the challenges that surround student expats and pave the path towards a more open and connected world.

Busting Those 18+ Travel Myths

Traveling means letting your hair down… and sometimes your pants, too. But trusting in these 18+ travel myths can be unsafe. Here, we clear the confusion.
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Why You Should Ditch Routine While Studying Abroad

Are you a sucker for routine? So was Mary until she studied abroad and realized how important it was to embrace spontaneity! Read on to hear her insights.
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Being Disabled Abroad: Helpful Tips And Essentials

Traveling is hard enough for the able-bodied. But when you're disabled, it's a NIGHTMARE! Here's everything you need to know about being disabled abroad.
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The Five Types Of Scotch Whiskies And Why I Hate Them All

Scotch whiskies rank high in Scottish identity, but they don't rank high on everyone's to-drink list. Emily taste-tests whisky from each region to see why.
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12 Rookie Mistakes To Avoid While Studying Abroad

Don't let your rookie mistakes mar your studying abroad experience! Here are 12 of the most common no-no's you should avoid for a regret-free time!
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Your Travel Guide To Oklahoma

Dive into the heart and soul of Oklahoma, America's Sooner State, with our in-depth travel guide to its famed tourist hot spots and geographical wonders!
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