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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How to improve your written English: 7 tips

Language learning

How to improve your written English: 7 tips

By on 04/23/2017

Buying a bus ticket, going to the doctor, finding an apartment, or just, you know, opening your mouth and having a regular conversation - most [...]

5 best bakeries in Paris and vocab you need to know

Culture calling   |   Language learning   |   Travel tips

5 best bakeries in Paris and vocab you need to know

By on 04/21/2017

Step inside a Parisian bakery, and you’ll experience a magical whirlwind of warm buttery croissants, colorful macarons, tangy lemon tarts, and [...]

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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How to survive final exams: 5 tips

By on 04/18/2017

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 class. The only thing left before your well-earned [...]

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How to use Instagram to plan your next trip: 5 tips

Travel tips

How to use Instagram to plan your next trip: 5 tips

By on 04/16/2017

We’re all familiar with Instagram. It’s a great way to share photos of how Starbucks misspelled your name, videos of you zip lining through the Costa [...]

Student life   |   Travel tips

Why a summer abroad is the best idea ever

By on 04/14/2017

Dreaming of summer? Yeah, us too. Those long, sunny days and the huge break from class… Sigh. It can’t come soon enough. We’ll be packing our [...]

Student life   |   Travel tips

10 tips for making friends while traveling

By on 04/11/2017

Beside all the adventures and memories, meeting new people and making friends from around the world is what makes traveling so much fun. Travelers, [...]

Culture calling   |   Travel tips

10 things we bet you didn’t know about New Zealand

By on 04/09/2017

A hobbit wonderland, a bungee jumper's paradise and the home of the haka dance danced by the rugby team - three things most people know about the [...]

Culture calling   |   Language learning

5 reasons to give your kids opportunities you never had

By on 04/07/2017

We know how much you adore watching your child grow, change, learn, and develop their own opinions. But you may also feel a little nervous about [...]

Career advice

How to write the perfect cover letter: A blueprint

By on 04/04/2017

The jury is still out on which part of a job application process, all the way from networking to writing a CV and acing the interview, is the most [...]

10 hidden gems in the UK and Ireland

By on 04/02/2017

You've seen Buckingham Palace, hung out at Hyde Park, explored Oxford and maybe even visited Edinburgh Castle. It's time to expand your UK (and Ireland) horizons and do something a little off the [...]

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Your teacher wishes you knew this about language learning

Language learning   |   Student life

Your teacher wishes you knew this about language learning

By on 03/31/2017

Most language learners hit a wall at some point. Perhaps your progress hasn’t been as quick as you’d like or you're struggling to advance to the next [...]

Why you should study abroad during your vacation

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Why you should study abroad during your vacation

By on 03/28/2017

We’ve said it before, but we’ll never get tired of it: Learning a language abroad is awesome - at any age and for any amount of time. More and more [...]

5 holiday destinations that are also great to live in

By on 03/26/2017

Do you ever think to yourself ‘Oh boy, I could really get used to life here’ when you’re on holiday? Do you dream of having that ocean view every day year-round? We get that. There are plenty of [...]

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10 reasons to absolutely adore Sydney

Travel tips

10 reasons to absolutely adore Sydney

By on 03/24/2017

Ahhh Sydney, we really, really heart you. You’re so beautiful, varied, sunny, and delicious. You give us so much hiking to do, culture to experience [...]