You know you're fluent in another language when...

Language learning

You know you’re fluent in another language when…

By on 03/31/2015

After living abroad for some time – immersed in another culture, history, and language – you feel great. You’ve got native speaker friends and go [...]

Where to stay when you're away: hotel or Airbnb?

Travel tips

Where to stay when you’re away: hotel or Airbnb?

By on 03/19/2015

The plane touches down after a long flight. You stretch your legs, rub your eyes and peak out the window to get a glimpse of the surroundings. [...]

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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Best bites in Boston: dishes and spots you shouldn’t miss

By on 03/13/2015

The city of Boston is known for many things: enthusiastic sports fans, traffic jams and a unique American accent. But for some reason, Boston’s cuisine doesn’t typically make that list. But the city’s [...]

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How to survive final exams: 5 tips

Career advice   |   Language learning   |   Student life

How to survive final exams: 5 tips

By on 03/10/2015

You have devoted hours, days and weeks to participating in classes and soaking up every word of wisdom your teachers and professors have shared in [...]

Travel tips

Chicago in the winter: 5 things to do when it’s freezing

By on 03/08/2015

Chicago exudes a cultural cool and friendly vibe that captures the spirit of the Midwest – all year round. From soaring skyscrapers to stuffed pizza [...]

Travel tips

10 reasons to love Malta

By on 03/06/2015

It’s impossible not to love Malta. There's year-round sun, more beautiful beaches than your little heart could ever desire, a vibrant nightlife and [...]

We’re letting you in on Tokyo’s best kept secret

By on 03/03/2015

Nestled in the middle of Shibuya’s towering skyscrapers, neon signs and bustling commuters lies Nonbei Yokocho. I would have walked right by it if my [...]

Travel tips

Tasty treats: 10 best street food stalls in London

By on 03/01/2015

It’s time to take your taste buds on an epic adventure with our guide to the capital’s most scrumptious street food. The city’s vibrant food markets [...]