20 English idioms that everyone should know

Language learning

20 English idioms that everyone should know

By on 06/30/2017

Idioms. Native English speakers love using them in conversation, and you'll often find them popping up in books, TV shows and movies too. To perfect [...]

10 things that only those who lived in the UK understand

Culture calling   |   Travel tips

10 things that only those who lived in the UK understand

By on 06/27/2017

The UK moves to its own polite, rainy rhythm, and for those of us who’ve lived in the world’s greatest country (OK, I’m a bit biased), there are [...]

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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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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10 reasons to love Canada (and head over this year)

By on 06/22/2017

Everybody loves Canada. Maybe it's the stunning nature or the friendly cities, including Toronto and Vancouver, or maybe it's the humility, humor and generosity of the local people. The locals aren't [...]

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How to learn a language faster: 4 easy techniques

Language learning

How to learn a language faster: 4 easy techniques

By on 06/20/2017

So you’re itching to study abroad in Spain, go on a road trip around the US, or spend a summer surfing in Hawaii, and to make the most of the [...]

Travel tips

5 reasons why Cape Town is the best city in the world

By on 06/16/2017

There are few places in the world that offer some of the greatest things in life in one neat and easily accessible package: Stunning nature, [...]

Student life   |   Travel tips

11 best cities for your post-graduation trip

By on 06/13/2017

Congratulations, all that studying and paper-writing is over! With graduation come not only more sleep and less cafeteria food, but also an open door [...]

Travel tips

The 7 most unexpectedly awesome places to surf

By on 06/09/2017

When most people think about surfing they think of spots like Hawaii, Costa Rica, Bali and Southern California, but with surfing’s booming popularity [...]

Language learning

Best in class: 4 tips for learning a new language faster

By on 06/06/2017

Just taking some language classes isn't enough to become fluent. Studying (and mastering!) a foreign language requires effort, persistence and [...]

Travel tips

10 reasons why Brighton is the place to be in the summer

By on 06/02/2017

Brighton is a vibrant and outgoing city and, despite being smaller than its cosmopolitan cousin, is affectionately nicknamed “London By The Sea”. [...]