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Five Ways to Stay Fit While Studying Abroad in Florence

0 Comments 22 October 2014

With all of the pizza, pasta, and gelato in Florence, it’s easy to put on a few pounds while you’re studying abroad there without even realizing it. Finding ways to stay fit in Florence may seem hard at first but there are plenty of ways to get your fitness on in the land of never […]

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Famous Movie Locations to Visit in the UK

0 Comments 15 October 2014

Movies are something that everyone has a connection to. They allow us to see the world and feel like we’re really experiencing it; all from the comfort of our own couches. But what if you had the opportunity to really see the world from a film perspective? In the UK in particular, hundreds of movies […]

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South America

The Abroad Guide to Medellín, Colombia

0 Comments 01 October 2014

Either you’ve probably heard about it for the wrong reasons or you’ve not heard of Medellín at all, but it’s high time to forget all misconceived perceptions of Medellín and start thinking about this city as a great place to study abroad or visit. The turnaround has been extraordinary with la ciudad de la primavera […]

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After Abroad

How to Include Your Study Abroad Experience on Your Resume

1 Comment 24 September 2014

Those who have, currently are, or will study abroad can all attest to the benefits of it. Phrases such as “life-changing”, “amazing”, “eye-opening”, and “once in a lifetime” pop up in almost every conversation about someone’s experiences abroad. But, you need to be willing to dig deeper when speaking (and writing) about time spent exploring. So […]

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While You're Abroad

What to Do When Your Parents Visit While You’re Abroad

0 Comments 17 September 2014

When my parents arrived in London when I was studying abroad, I couldn’t have been happier. I never felt homesick while I was abroad, but I was still excited to see Mom and Dad (even though it had only been six weeks since they’d left me at JFK Airport). When I met them at Paddington […]

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South America

The Abroad Guide to Eating and Drinking in Argentina

0 Comments 11 September 2014

The food in Argentina is as diverse and wonderful as the country itself. Despite its location in Latin America, Argentine food is quite different than its neighbors’, and while many people like to think that all Latin countries eat tacos and salsa, this could not be further from the truth. Mediterranean-style ingredients (primarily Spanish and Italian) have […]

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While You're Abroad

The Abroad Guide to London’s Markets

1 Comment 27 August 2014

When I touched down at Heathrow, I thought a market was a place to buy fruit and maybe bread. I had no idea about what the markets of London held. This city is home to some of the best and most diverse markets in the world- and there are so many of them! I found […]

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While You're Abroad

How to Pack for a Weekend Trip While Studying Abroad

0 Comments 18 August 2014

Because most study abroad students have classes during the week, the majority of your traveling will take place on your ever-precious weekends. And because you’ll most likely be flying on budget airlines for these trips, you’ll only be taking carry-on luggage with you (unless you want to pay more to check a bag than your actual […]

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Before Departure

Tips for Finding Student Accommodation in London

0 Comments 14 August 2014

Finding student accommodation can be tricky. There is so much choice and so many different things to think about when it comes to selecting a place to live. It can be tempting to just go for the first one you see so you can tick off another job and just concentrate about being excited for […]

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How to Save Money While Studying Abroad in Australia

0 Comments 05 August 2014

While traveling abroad is all about trying new things and living “in the moment”, it’s still important that you keep one foot firmly on the ground. You can definitely go skydiving, snorkeling, and play with koalas, but you kind of need to remember how you’re paying for all this! As well as staying safe and […]

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