Category Archives: Rakbo Explains

Lots of places claim to be a once in a lifetime experience, but none compare to Europe! Learn how to follow in the footsteps of thousands of travelers here.

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In light of recent terrorism attacks, you might be questioning whether France is still safe for travel. Here, Ondine sheds light on the situation.

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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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We all know you need money to study abroad. But if you’re struggling to attain funds, your dream can seem impossible. Discover how you can earn extra money!

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Don’t bother writing a packing list for the United States, ’cause we’ve already written one for you. Here’s everything you need on your trip to the US of A!

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Finding accommodation can be a stressful part of studying abroad. But, it doesn’t have to be! Here’s our simple guide on where to find study abroad housing.

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Traveling all by your lonesome? Well, that doesn’t mean you can’t get some amazing photos of yourself. And here’s our tell-all on how to do it!

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Depression doesn’t disappear because you get to travel abroad. Read on for tips and tricks on how to face depression while traveling.

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Moving to a different country, no matter how far away from home it is, can be stressful. Here’s how to home-ify your study abroad accommodations!

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Hostelling can be as simple as PB&J – so long as you know the ins and outs. Care to find out what these are? Check out our guide on how to survive hostels.

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For someone who travels so much, you’d think I’d have flying down. Truth is, many frequent flyers have the same fear of flying. Fear no more with these six survival tips when on long-haul flights to your next destination.

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It may be winter in America, but it’s SUMMER in Australia. But while these beaches can be super fun, if you’re not careful, they also have the potential to rate pretty freakin’ high on the danger-o-meter but FEAR NOT! Rakbo’s got you covered.

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