Category Archives: Travel

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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As an international student, it can be hard to create an impact on the world. Hard, but not impossible! Here are some things YOU can do to leave your mark.

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Sometimes, when traveling, your nationality sticks out like a sore thumb. Here, Ondine shares her experiences on what it’s like to be French abroad.

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When you return home from studying abroad, you often (weirdly) find yourself missing things you never thought you would. Here are some of the top culprits!

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Whether you want to sip age-old vodka or take in the monumental mix of Russian buildings, this guide to Saint Petersburg will help you achieve it!

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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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Japan likes implicit communication. Germany, as a European country, likes to-the-point communication. Unearth their clashing communication styles!

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Like most forms of grief, each stage of reverse culture shock has its own characteristics and symptoms. Which stage are you at?

Everyday Life, Health, Travel 2

With the millions of sites on your to-see list, it might seem odd to travel somewhere you’ve already been. But here are the benefits of doing a repeat trip!

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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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Tokyo is one of the worlds MOST expensive cities, but that doesn’t mean you should ditch your travel plans! Our guide makes visiting it on a budget doable.

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Ready, set, study! Prepare for your Erasmus experience at Umea University with Daria’s insider know-how on apartments, public transport and student life.

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