Category Archives: Travel

Living with a host family is a hilarious (and unending) lesson on communication. Find out what YOU will learn from your host family before you even arrive!

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Experience the history of New Zealand’s largest city, Auckland, from its recent Maori settlement to its current standing as the City of Sails.

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Want to visit those beautiful Dutch cities, but not sure which ones to see? Get exploring with our list of the greatest cities to visit in the Netherlands!

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While experiencing new places with friends or family is ALWAYS an exciting adventure, there are tons of beneficial reasons why you should travel alone, too.

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Budapest has everything: stunning architecture, top-class museums and amazing nightlife. For a PERFECT vacation away, here’s your weekend guide to Budapest.

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Taking a trip to the land of the rising sun? Here are a few travel essentials you shouldn’t forget in your packing list for Japan.

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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.

Asia, Australia&New Zealand, Europe, Everyday Life, Featured, North America, Rakbo Explains, South America, Travel 38

Going abroad causes us to confront the stereotypes we have. From enacting to overcoming, here are three stages of stereotyping we all experience overseas.

Everyday Life, Travel 1

Forget those thick history guides! Here’s the entire history of New York City from its foundation to the present, in one simple laundry list.

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One of the best countries to volunteer at is closer than you think! Here are our most compelling reasons why you should volunteer in the United States.

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Getting a post-graduate degree abroad might be a smart idea… but is it really? We look at the pros and cons of earning a post-graduate degree abroad.

Academic, Career Advice, Travel 1

Tokyo is covered by a huge network of train, subway and bus lines. To save yourself a world of pain, check out our guide to transportation around Tokyo.

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