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How to Survive a Long Distance Relationship While Studying Abroad

How to Survive a Long Distance Relationship While Studying Abroad

Studying abroad is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity that you CAN’T pass up, but it can be tempting to when you’re in a relationship. Not only will you be a...

Should you go home for the holidays while studying abroad?

Should You Go Home for the Holidays During Your Year Abroad?

For study abroad-ers participating in a full year abroad, the decision about whether to go home for the holidays has to made pretty soon if it hasn’t been made...

How to find extra curriculars to do while studying abroad

5 Reasons to Get Involved in Extracurriculars While Abroad

Going abroad can seem like a strange interlude, as you essentially drop everything and put your life back at home on hold. But that doesn’t mean that you have to give...

Studying abroad during Christmas. How to survive being abroad for the holiday season.

How to Deal with Being Abroad for the Holidays

Studying abroad during the holidays can be emotionally taxing. While there are plenty of opportunities to feel homesick during the semester, the holidays seem to bring...

7 ways you can motivate yourself to workout and keep fit while studying abroad, even while traveling and between study abroad classes.

7 Ways to Get Yourself to Exercise While Studying Abroad

We’ve talked about the Study Abroad 15 and how to avoid it, and surprise, surprise– exercising helps! Sure, I’m all about enjoying yourself and...

how to respect other cultures, how to be respectful while traveling abroad

How to Be Respectful of Other Cultures While Traveling

With different cultures and backgrounds meshing, it can often be difficult to know what to say and how to act without offending someone while abroad. Being thrown into a...

How to Protect Valuables While Studying Abroad

How to Protect Your Valuables While Studying Abroad

What’s one of the worst feelings in the world? The one you get when you realize that your wallet’s been stolen. And another? The feeling you get in the pit...

6 Easy, Cheap, and Healthy Hostel Meals

Hostels have some freaking cool amenities these days. Some of the best hostels around the world are even nicer than a lot of hotels you may have stayed in. But one of...

Weekend trips studying abroad in Salzburg - where to go on the weekends when studying abroad in Salzburg

10 Weekend Trips to Take While Studying Abroad in Salzburg

You’re obviously one of the cool kids who has chosen Salzburg, Austria as your new study abroad home – Wilkommen! This little corner of northern Austria is one...

Accommodation options for traveling while studying abroad

4 Hostel Alternatives to Try While Studying Abroad

The infamous hostel can be a study abroad student’s best friend, as they’re budget friendly and staying in one can be a fun way to meet other travelers. But...