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 [...]

10 best student spots in London: From food to music

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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 [...]

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 students who met in Brighton in 2003. They fell [...]

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10 reasons to love London

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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, [...]

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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 [...]

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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, [...]

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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 [...]

10 places truly worthy of the #nofilter caption

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10 places truly worthy of the #nofilter caption

By on 12/04/2016

Ah, the mighty hashtag! For those that have been living under a rock for the past five years (or just don't use the Internet all that much), a "#" is [...]

The ultimate gift guide for travelers

By on 12/02/2016

No matter if you need gifts for the holiday season, a birthday, or just because - our blogging travel experts have put together the perfect gift guide for all of the globetrotters in your life. [...]

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Homesick & hungry? 10 places to feel better in Brighton

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Homesick & hungry? 10 places to feel better in Brighton

By on 11/27/2016

Living abroad for the first time is one of life’s greatest experiences - but sometimes it can also feel like one of the biggest challenges. That’s why [...]