11 things you learn while traveling

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11 things you learn while traveling

By on 05/31/2015

“He who returns from a journey is not the same as he who left.” - Chinese Proverb Traveling changes lives and teaches us about ourselves and the [...]

Darth Vader and democracy: Washington D.C. infographic

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Darth Vader and democracy: Washington D.C. infographic

By on 05/29/2015

Capital cities the world over possess iconic landmarks and rich history, but, as our infographic proves, few can compare to Washington D.C. - it’s [...]

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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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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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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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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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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English survival guide: 10 basic words for flying

By on 05/26/2015

What's more exciting than stepping into the airport, luggage in hand, ready to catch a flight? For many travelers, foreign exchange students, and language learners, nothing is! With so many people [...]

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What now? 5 things to do after your exams

Language learning   |   Student life   |   Travel tips

What now? 5 things to do after your exams

By on 05/24/2015

You've aced your exams, received your high school diploma and have all the time in the world to do exactly what you want to do. There's just one [...]

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10 + 1 music festivals that should be on your bucket list

By on 05/22/2015

Every bucket list needs at least one big music festival, and we’re here to help you update your musical travel itinerary (in no particular order). 1. [...]

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10 reasons to love London

By on 05/19/2015

There are a million and one reasons to love London. Here are my top 10 reasons for why you should jump on the next flight to this cooler-than-cool [...]

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37 million and counting: Tokyo infographic

By on 05/19/2015

With 37 million inhabitants and 2,5 million people commuting into the city every day, Tokyo's size is truly staggering. More fun - and very impressive [...]

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10 things we bet you didn’t know about Grand Central

By on 05/15/2015

Do you think train stations are boring? Think again. Grand Central Terminal in New York City is so much more than a train station, and it has a tennis [...]

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Sun, sand and seaside vibes: Bournemouth infographic

By on 05/12/2015

Bournemouth is as British as tea and crumpets, and it comes complete with some of the best beaches and sunniest weather in the UK. The South Coast [...]

Food facts: A quick culinary tour around the world

By on 05/09/2015

From grandmothers that rule the kitchen in Italy to Vietnam's crazy-cool mix of culinary influences, the wonderful world of food is as varied as the people who cook it. Join me for a quick culinary [...]

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10 tricky words in English & how to stop misspelling them

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10 tricky words in English & how to stop misspelling them

By on 05/06/2015

Along with pronunciation and grammar, one of the biggest challenges for English language learners is vocabulary. You may not struggle with new words [...]

10 best summer cities in the world

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10 best summer cities in the world

By on 05/03/2015

Life’s just better when the sun is shining. To get you ready for another epic summer, we've compiled a list of the best cities to spend those heavenly [...]

Forever summer: Malta infographic

By on 05/01/2015

Malta has it all: Never-ending sunshine, gorgeous beaches and crystal clear waters - what more could you ask for? Well, for starters, Malta is home to ancient cities that ooze charm from every street [...]

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