6 cities you need to see in 2017

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6 cities you need to see in 2017

By on 03/05/2017

We are well into 2017 and while you have probably abandoned your weight loss aspirations (I know I have), you can still focus on improving yourself [...]

50 reasons why everyone should live abroad at least once

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50 reasons why everyone should live abroad at least once

By on 02/28/2017

Warning: Spending a month or two abroad (or indeed moving somewhere new permanently) will induce lifelong wanderlust that no amount of passport stamps [...]

4 essential road trips in Southern California

By on 02/26/2017

You're finally in Southern California - the waves are gorgeous, the sun is always out and you're basically living in your shorts and sandals. If the sun, sand and fish tacos in San Diego ever get old [...]

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10 best hidden gems in Brighton: From coffee to comedy

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10 best hidden gems in Brighton: From coffee to comedy

By on 02/19/2017

Brighton is quirky, cool and chock-full of hidden gems that give this seaside city its undeniable charm. Although I'm a little hesitant to share my [...]

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10 best student spots in London: From food to music

By on 02/17/2017

From the best cheap-eats to the coolest art or music venues, we’ve scoured London in search of the places that every student should add to their [...]

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Finding the love of your life abroad – An EF Love Story

By on 02/12/2017

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we thought we’d reveal one our favorite real-life love stories. Meet Rocio and Mauricio – two former EF [...]

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10 reasons to love London

By on 02/07/2017

There are a million and one reasons to love London, but here are my top 10 reasons for why you should jump on the next flight to this cooler-than-cool [...]

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5 things we’d rather be doing this Valentine’s Day

By on 02/05/2017

Whether you’re single or in a relationship, Valentine’s Day can be a seriously stressful event. Should you buy your partner flowers or chocolates? [...]

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8 reasons why you’ll never regret traveling

By on 01/31/2017

However much they might yearn to go overseas and "see the world", people tend to make all sorts of excuses for not traveling. Worries about money, [...]

How to make a long-distance relationship work: 11 tips

By on 01/29/2017

Falling in love (in this case with a person, not a place) can be one of the many awesome side effects of traveling and studying abroad. But after coming back, not letting the physical distance turn [...]

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A gem of a city: San Francisco infographic

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A gem of a city: San Francisco infographic

By on 01/27/2017

San Francisco may not be a hidden gem anymore, but it's a gem of a city nonetheless. America's capital of all things hip (and hippy) is easygoing, [...]

5 best cities in the world to study English

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5 best cities in the world to study English

By on 01/24/2017

Forget about London, New York or Sydney - or at least consider your options. If you're looking to go and study English in an English-speaking [...]

Best of 2016: Our most popular articles

By on 12/20/2016

I think we can all agree that 2016 was a challenging year, but there were a few bright spots. Like the more than 150 articles that our writers produced to bring you the most interesting, useful, and [...]

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How not to make a fool of yourself on the London tube

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How not to make a fool of yourself on the London tube

By on 12/11/2016

The London Underground may seem devoid of manners and friendly folk, but those who venture into this subterranean jungle are bound together by a [...]