How to learn English faster: 10 tips

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10 things that change forever when you live abroad

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17 inspiring career quotes you need in your life (now)

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Learn one of these 5 languages to stand out

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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 tips for writing a great international job application

Career advice

10 tips for writing a great international job application

By on 09/30/2016

Writing resumes and cover letters is hard. Writing resumes and cover letters in another language is even harder. But we think that stepping out of [...]

Talk like a true Brit: 8 British expressions to master

Language learning

Talk like a true Brit: 8 British expressions to master

By on 09/27/2016

Do you know your “Guv’nor” from your “blimey”? How about “reckon” or “bonkers”? Although foreigners often look on in confusion when British people use [...]

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 big reasons why US and UK English sound so different

By on 09/23/2016

We may share a language but there’s nothing similar when it comes to hearing someone from the US speak to someone from the UK. Everything from putting a z everywhere to words that are spelt the same [...]

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Fun Facts About the European Day of Languages

Language learning

Fun Facts About the European Day of Languages

By on 09/21/2016

In case you are looking for a reason to throw a little party, look no further and put on your party hat right now: the 26th September is the European [...]

Travel tips

6 ways to enjoy London without spending a penny

By on 09/20/2016

So, you want to experience London on a budget but aren’t quite sure where to start? Worry not! Although the city is usually considered quite [...]

Student life   |   Travel tips

10 destinations to visit before you turn 30

By on 09/18/2016

When you’re young, it’s easy to drop everything and jet off to explore the world, and if you’re studying, there’s no better use for your (long) [...]

Language learning

10 most difficult words in English

By on 09/16/2016

English can be a real pest, and even native speakers find themselves stumbling over some stubbornly tricky words. Sometimes they're difficult to [...]

Career advice

6 steps to CV heaven (and to the top of the pile)

By on 09/14/2016

Your CV, or curriculum vitae, is your wing-man in the job market. It helps you get a foot in the door, makes a (hopefully great) first impression and [...]

Culture calling

The ultimate Oktoberfest guide

By on 09/13/2016

Ahh, it’s that time of the year again when drinking beer at all hours of the day is totally acceptable: Oktoberfest is here again! Before you pack [...]

10 best places to study in Europe

By on 09/11/2016

Deciding where to study can be one of life’s most difficult decisions and it’s also one of the most important. Thinking about where you want to settle down for at least three years is daunting: Will [...]

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12 most beautiful words in English

Language learning

12 most beautiful words in English

By on 09/07/2016

English is a language with an unusual backstory, a fascinating history and a vocabulary that's unrivaled in terms of scale and variety. While it's no [...]

14 best travel hacks for globetrotters

Travel tips

14 best travel hacks for globetrotters

By on 09/06/2016

As fantastic as traveling is, it can be stressful at times - you have to pack and keep track of everything you need while navigating a new [...]

How to bus like a boss in the UK

By on 09/04/2016

It’s a fact: There’s no better feeling than exploring a new city, but before you can fill your Snapchat story with pics of life abroad, you’ll have to navigate the dos and don’ts of your host [...]

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5 best ways to learn Spanish

Language learning

5 best ways to learn Spanish

By on 09/02/2016

Spanish is a language with advantages stamped all over it. It’s the mother tongue of more than 405 million people across 30 countries, and is even [...]