Sunshine & Happiness: Eastbourne Infographic

Travel tips

Sunshine & Happiness: Eastbourne Infographic

By on 02/28/2016

Meet one of the happiest towns in the UK: Eastbourne is a popular seaside-resort that boasts not only the highest chalk cliffs in Britain but also [...]

UK vs. US: 10 slang words you must use in 2016

Language learning

UK vs. US: 10 slang words you must use in 2016

By on 02/26/2016

Let’s be real: If you’re learning English, you’re not going to use words like facetious and discombobulated every day. With your new English-speaking [...]

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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How to find a job with social media: an overview

By on 02/23/2016

There are only about three things that are more convenient without the Internet and looking for jobs is not one of them. We now have all of the world’s job ads and company information at our [...]

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10 things to eat in Malta

Culture calling   |   Travel tips

10 things to eat in Malta

By on 02/21/2016

Malta is way more than just a speck in the Mediterranean Sea - it’s a heavenly island full of beautiful beaches, amazing architecture, and [...]

Language learning

Tandem language learning: an introduction

By on 02/19/2016

Having a tandem partner is the best. And no, by “tandem partner” I’m not talking about two people who share a bike. I mean tandem language learning – [...]

Career advice

3 benefits to being a digital nomad

By on 02/16/2016

The Internet and all its communication perks have given rise to a whole new generation of telecommuters and “digital nomads” (online entrepreneurs or [...]

Culture calling   |   Travel tips

Let’s taco bout San Diego (Infographic)

By on 02/14/2016

San Diego, also known as the birthplace of California, is home to all kinds of things that make people happy - including extensive beaches, endless [...]

Travel tips

Oxford: The Ultimate Visitors’ Guide

By on 02/12/2016

It’s a safe bet that a city nicknamed ‘The City Dreaming of Spires’ is going to be littered with pretty architecture: In Oxford, you can’t walk more [...]

Language learning

How to raise bilingual children: 5 methods

By on 02/09/2016

The numerous cognitive, academic and social benefits of learning foreign languages have encouraged parents across the world to look for tips on how to [...]

10 reasons to take a gap year now

By on 02/07/2016

gap year (gæp jɪr) noun an amazing way to win at life a period - often before, during or after university - in which a person takes time off to travel the world, learn languages, work, [...]

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10 things to eat in California

Culture calling   |   Travel tips

10 things to eat in California

By on 02/05/2016

It seems that in California, almost any problem can be solved with a combination of avocados, yoga, and dogs: After all, food, health, and man’s best [...]

10 places to practice English in the UK

Culture calling   |   Language learning

10 places to practice English in the UK

By on 02/02/2016

Welcome to the first episode of Tom's Top 10 - a series of handy little guides to make the world a better place. (One ten-point list at a time.) If [...]