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Elizabeth Hehir

Liz is a recent graduate from Marist with degrees in English and psychology. She fulfilled her dream of living and studying in London during her junior year of college and cannot wait to keep exploring the world. When not writing and daydreaming about future travels, she loves hiking, reading and rowing. You can read about her back in the United States on her blog.

How to save money while studying abroad in London. Money-saving tips for students in London

How to Save Money While Studying Abroad in London

Follow us on Pinterest London is one of the most expensive cities in the world to study abroad in, with a one way journey on the tube costing £2+, a latte priced at £3...

What to do in Europe in the winter

6 Fun Activities to Do in Europe During the Winter

Follow us on Pinterest While frolicking in the spring and summer months may seem more appealing, European winters definitely offer their fair share of activities,...

How to Celebrate Thanksgiving Abroad - Whether you're traveling, living or studying abroad when Thanksgiving comes around, here's how to survive Thanksgiving away from your family. Ideas for celebrating, what you can do on Thanksgiving day, and more.

How to Celebrate Thanksgiving While Studying Abroad

Follow us on Pinterest Quite obviously, Thanksgiving is uniquely American. Once you’ve left the borders of the United States, you’ll be hard pressed to find a place...

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How to Be a Foodie Abroad Without Going Broke

Follow us on Pinterest When you’re abroad, you want to spend your money on plane tickets and cultural experiences, and not only on food. The best way to save your cash...

What to do in Edinburgh, must-do things in Edinburgh, day trips from Edinburgh

8 Can’t-Miss Things to Do in Edinburgh

Follow us on Pinterest If you’ve decided to book a weekend trip to Edinburgh, you’re in for a treat. Scotland’s capital city is a great place to explore with a few...

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

Follow us on Pinterest 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...

The Abroad Guide to London's Markets - Borough Market

The Abroad Guide to London’s Markets

Follow us on Pinterest 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....

7 Day Trips to Take While Studying in London

Follow us on Pinterest One of the best things about studying abroad in London is that there is always something new to do or some place different to explore. Even though...

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How to Use Your Study Abroad Experience to Land Your Next Job

Follow us on Pinterest We go through four years as undergrads in order to be able to land a job when we graduate (so that we can make money and continue traveling, of...

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How to Make the Most of Your Short-Term Study Abroad Experience

Follow us on Pinterest Anyone participating in a short-term study abroad program will soon realize that they wish they had more time in the city they are studying in. It...