- July 15, 2017
- Europe, Everyday Life, Local Knowledge, Travel, Travel Trivia, UK
- England, exchange student, ireland, Packing, packing list, scotland, student exchange, study abroad, travel, traveler, traveling, traveller, UK, united kingdom, Wales
About to head off to the UK? Use this packing list to ensure you’re bring everything you need for your semester abroad in the United Kingdom!
- July 7, 2017
- Local Knowledge, North America, Travel, USA
- college, exchange student, foreign student, frat, international student, Sorority Events, sorotiry, student, student exchange, study abroad, travel, traveler, traveling, traveller, university
Sororities are everything international students want the American college experiences to be. Get our insider tips on how to rock sorority events here!
- July 5, 2017
- Europe, Local Knowledge, Survival Guides, Travel, Travel Trivia, UK
- edinburgh, exchange student, international student, scotland, student exchange, study abroad, travel, traveler, traveling, traveller, UK, united kingdom
Dodge the tourist traps and experience the true heart of Scotland’s capital with our short (but sweet) student’s guide to Edinburgh!
- June 8, 2017
- Europe, Local Knowledge, Travel, UK
- bath, box hill, brighton, day trips, England, london, london day trips, oxford, salisbury, stonehenge, UK, united kingdom
Sometimes we need to escape the hustle and bustle of city life. And what better way to do that than with some hassle-free day trips from London?
- May 13, 2017
- Health, Local Knowledge, News, North America, Rakbo News, USA
- america, assault, North America, ole miss, sexual assault, united states, United States of America, US, usa
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.
- April 27, 2017
- Europe, Local Knowledge, Spain, Travel, Travel Trivia
- europe, European, Galicia, hidden gem, Spain, travel, traveler
With stunning scenery, village fiestas and a cauldron FULL of witchcraft, Spain’s Galicia is one of the most underrated travel destinations in Europe!
- March 31, 2017
- Local Knowledge, North America, Travel, Travel Trivia, USA
- america, international student, New York, North America, NY, Philadelphia, Philly, student exchange, study abroad, travel, traveller, travelling, usa
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.
As a student, chances are that you are heavily reliant upon coffee but how often do you really think about the person brewing you your morning ‘cuppa? Here is why your barista may just be your one true bae on your year abroad!
As an international student, being able to speak multiple languages is definitely a pro for travel and can be a rewarding journey. Here are our top 5 tips to get you fluent in no time!
- January 3, 2017
- Europe, Local Knowledge, Travel, Travel Trivia, UK
- 2017 resolutions, adventure, college life, destinations, international student, road trip, study abroad, top destinations, travel tips, trip ideas
Another adventure destination topping Rakbo’s 2017 list? The Scottish Highlands. If you’re studying abroad in Scotland, take advantage of the opportunity to road trip through all the beauty, history, culture and… did we say beauty? Because it’s really freaking beautiful.