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.

The Silent Exploitation Of Underqualified International Students

Laura explores whether underqualified international students are being exploited by universities due to their common status as full-fee paying students.
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A Minute History Of Edinburgh

From its modest beginnings to its rise to prominence, we take a brief look at the historical events that shaped Edinburgh into the cultural hub it is today.
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Why International Friends Rock Our World

Making a pal or two while you're studying abroad is SUPER beneficial to you! Check out the many reasons why international friends rock our world.
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How To Kill Time At The Airport During Long Connecting Flights

When waiting for your connecting flight, the hours can seem to just drag on. Make the most of your time with our tips on how to kill time at the airport.
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How To Travel Without Knowing The Local Language

Are you jet setting to an exotic location without knowing the local language? Have no fear! With these tips, you can travel anywhere with ease.
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Best Summer Activities To Do In The Netherlands

Looking to keep yourself busy with during your summer vacation to Holland? Then peruse our list of the best summer activities to do in the Netherlands!
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