Category Archives: North America

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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Discover the diverse timeline of the Midwestern state, Wisconsin, from its Native American origins to its present standing as America’s own Dairyland!

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Staying fit is never easy – especially when you’re abroad in a country infamous for its rounded waistlines! Keep to your weight goals with our simple tips.

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San Jose is the heart of all things Costa Rican, but it is NOT the only thing that this central American gem has on offer. Find out what to explore here!

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Got that love bug? No matter what kind of romance retreat you’re after, fall head over heels for these romantic travel destinations.

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Making friends in small American high schools is easier said than done. But don’t fret! Read the five things you need to know to find your new BFFs abroad!

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After moving from a suburban Washington high school to a New York City high school, Ellen noticed a few differences in her school life. Read them here.

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Native American culture is a crucial but often overlooked part of US history. Here, Nuria shares the importance of learning about it while abroad in the US.

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School-wide sporting events, cliches and food fights. Thanks to movies, the whole world recognizes American high school life. But what’s it really like?

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Understanding the cultural differences between American friendliness versus Japanese politeness is a great asset for exchange students heading to Japan!

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Sororities are everything international students want the American college experiences to be. Get our insider tips on how to rock sorority events here!

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Every year, thousands of international students join the USA’s Greek life. But is it worth it? Here, Asumi reveals the REAL pros and cons of going Greek.

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