How to learn English faster: 10 tips

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10 things that change forever when you live abroad

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12 tips on how to live with a host family

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50 things you need to do on your next trip

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

Culture calling   |   Travel tips

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 [...]

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 [...]

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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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, interesting history, awesome adventure, great food and [...]

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11 best cities for your post-graduation trip

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”. [...]

Culture calling   |   Travel tips

Like a local: Don’t make these mistakes on your next trip

By on 05/30/2017

You know that feeling you get when you have just insulted someone without understanding what happened? Well, it can happen to the best of us, [...]

Culture calling   |   Language learning

10 more TV shows to learn English with

By on 05/26/2017

Learning English can be a challenge, so what better way to gain fluency than learning while not even realizing you’re doing it! I’ve put together [...]

A short history of the English language

By on 05/23/2017

Ever wondered how English - with 1.5 billion speakers in all corners of the world and approximately 750,000 words  - came to be the wonderfully expressive and multifaceted language it is [...]

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10 reasons to love Hawaii

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10 reasons to love Hawaii

By on 05/21/2017

It's like heaven on Earth: The beaches are beautiful, the culture cool, the sea sparkling and the surf better than pretty much anywhere else in the [...]

Is the future English or emoji?

Culture calling   |   Language learning

Is the future English or emoji?

By on 05/19/2017

In linguistic terms, English rules the world. An estimated 1.5 billion people speak it - 375 million as their native tongue - and it is spoken in more [...]

8 awesome ways to spend time abroad

By on 05/16/2017

Have you thought about spending some time abroad but are not sure what to actually do? No matter if you just graduated, have a summer to fill or just want to take a break from the daily grind - [...]

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Learn English with songs: 10 artists to listen to

Culture calling   |   Language learning

Learn English with songs: 10 artists to listen to

By on 05/14/2017

Learning a language doesn’t only happen in a classroom - adding a few simple things to your daily routine can really turbo-charge your learning. [...]