Category Archives: North America

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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Home to a wide range of attractions, Washington D.C. is great for a weekend outing! Keep the thrill alive with these things to see and do in Washington D.C.

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After there were hills, there was Boston. And after there was Boston, there was history. Read on for a timeline of the incredible history of Boston.

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Portia was determined to study abroad in the US. But when it came to the soul-searching task of choosing a study abroad destination, Sweden won. Here’s why.

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Need a vacation destination in the USA that WON’T break the bank? Then check out these summer holiday destinations for students on a budget!

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While you put money aside for your real journey to the United States, here are 5 places in Europe that can be a ‘preview’ of a few famous places in the USA.

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Bubble, bubble, toil and… travel? Get your witch on with our weekend guide to New Orleans; Louisiana’s famous city of jazz, witchcraft and voodoo.

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