An even better you: personality traits that make you pop

Career advice

An even better you: personality traits that make you pop

By on 03/27/2014

Entering the job market can be intimidating and nerve-racking, knowing that there are thousands of others, just like you, swimming in the hiring pool. [...]

Blog away! 4 reasons you should blog about your travels

Travel tips

Blog away! 4 reasons you should blog about your travels

By on 03/26/2014

1. Never forget that #efmoment (or basically anything else that matters) Personally, I am terrified of forgetting – things I’ve done, things I’ve [...]

Student stories

MOA

MOA - So many new smells, sights, feelings; it’s dizzying

MOA
“I have experienced so much, more than I ever thought I would experience.”

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Student stories

Nadja

Nadja - Life is magical

Nadja
“Life is magical. I don’t think I have ever appreciated every day in my life as much as I do now. And I guess it’s something I have learned by being here, and hopefully something I will bring home with me.”

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Student stories

Sandra

Sandra - Many experiences richer

Sandra
“I knew before traveling that I would probably be a little bit homesick. I also knew that I would regret it my entire life if I didn’t go...”

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Student stories

Denise

Denise - Life in paradise

Denise
“Guys, I live in paradise! Even the way to school is one of the highlights of my day...”

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Student stories

Begonia

Begonia - Oxford love

Begonia
“You know how it is in Oxford. Everything is always so wonderful, even when it rains! I believe that this city is comparable to love…”

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5 Singapore must-dos no one tells you about (except me)

By on 03/20/2014

What do you think of when you think of Singapore? Skyscrapers? Malls? Pristine streets? The weird hotel that looks like it has a boat on top? (That’s Marina Bay Sands.) Well it has all of those [...]

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Mind the gap: Why it's good to take some time off

Career advice   |   Travel tips

Mind the gap: Why it’s good to take some time off

By on 03/17/2014

“Life begins at the end of your comfort zone” - Neale Donald Walsch Taking the step from high school to university is a crucial transition that will [...]

Travel tips

Road trippin’ in the USA: Say hello to “Rudolf” the RV

By on 03/14/2014

Philipp, a few buddies and a rented camper van are traveling across the US this spring - from West to East - and reporting from the road. We'll bring [...]

Travel tips

5 things we bet you didn’t know about Sydney

By on 03/12/2014

Aussie! Aussie! Aussie! Oi! Oi! Oi! Sydney is home to sun-blazed beaches, coffee shops on every corner, cold beer and some of the friendliest people [...]

Language learning

3 reasons why I learned French (and why you should too)

By on 03/05/2014

“Don’t just stand there with your Eiffel Tower smile. Tell me you love me, and tell me in French.
” ― Jarod Kintz “Why would you ever learn french - [...]

Travel tips

10 ways to kill time on a flight

By on 03/03/2014

Flying is like painting your nails. As soon as you realize that you can’t use your hands for 30 minutes, your desire to wash the dishes becomes [...]

Travel tips

5 things we bet you didn’t know about Singapore

By on 03/03/2014

Singapore is known as “the fine country” because you can get fined for everything and anything - from sticking your gum under your chair to feeding [...]