Category Archives: Survival Guides

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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You came, you saw, you studied. So, don’t let it go to waste! Learn how to leverage your study abroad experience and ensure you land the job of your dreams.

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Looking for a one-stop weekend guide to all things Tokyo? Then your search is over! Check out Tokyo’s lesser-known corners and must-see haunts here.

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Ireland has much more to offer than just Dublin. Complete your trip to the Emerald Island by visiting some of its other magical Irish cities.

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Writer’s block can affect our studies – even if you’re writing on a topic that’s super interesting to you! Here are some helpful hints to use when stuck.

Academic, Academic Survival Guides, Everyday Life, Survival Guides, Travel 1

Paris is one of the most beautiful cities in the world, but it is NOT the be-all and end-all of France! Discover why there’s more to France than Paris!

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World Heritage-listed Luang Prabang in northern Laos is one of the most stunning cities in the world. See why with these must-visit places in Luang Prabang.

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Dodge the tourist traps and experience the true heart of Scotland’s capital with our short (but sweet) student’s guide to Edinburgh!

Europe, Local Knowledge, Survival Guides, Travel, Travel Trivia, UK 2

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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With history, culture and nature, Poland’s capital of Warsaw has something for everyone. Read our weekend guide to Warsaw in time for your next vacation!

Destinations, Europe, Poland, Survival Guides, Travel, Weekend Survival Guides 2

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.

Local Knowledge, North America, Survival Guides, Travel, Travel Trivia, USA 1

Taipei, how do we love thee? Let us count the ways… Here are three amazing reasons to LOVE Taipei, the oh-so-swoon-worthy capital of Taiwan!

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