Category Archives: North America

Traveling is a must-do while you’re studying abroad in the US, as there’s just SO many places to see! But how to you travel such a big country on a budget?

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All countries have a gender gap. But in some countries, this gap is wider than others. Here, we take a look at existing gender gaps in popular Western countries.

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If you ever get a chance to vacation, study, or even live in this sunny central Florida town, you have to check out what the REAL Orlando offers.

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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.

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After traveling for three and a half months, the customs and daily rituals that I came home to seemed more foreign than anything I experienced overseas. Us ‘Mericans seem to have the strangest of ways, like…

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Can starting at a new university be kind of scary? Yes. Does making friends and finding your crowd have to be difficult? Absolutely not.

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Don’t want to settle for the 9-5 office life after graduation? Great, because you don’t have to. If you love learning about new cultures and exploring different places of the world, why not apply to graduate programs abroad instead.

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Staying at a resort in Mexico is not the same as TRAVELING to Mexico. Get inspired to travel to Mexico City in 2017 for culture, fun and lots of tacos.

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In 2010, I went to the USA for four months and my home stay went horribly wrong. Here’s my story and tips on avoiding this situation altogether.

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Have you ever wondered how the rest of the world celebrates the holidays? Turns out there are some down right WACKY season traditions out there.

Asia, Australia&New Zealand, Europe, North America, Travel, Travel Trivia 4

Looking for the perfect gift for someone in your life who is studying abroad? Check our ultimate gift guide for students who love to travel!

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2016 has been crazy, but there’s a lot to be grateful for at the beginning of this holiday season. Here’s everything Rakbo is thankful for this Thanksgiving.

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