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Sonja

A Swiss gal, born and raised in London, I left behind the bustle of the city and returned to the land of skis and cheese. Usually somewhere buying near-obscene amounts of lipstick or (very subtly) stalking neighborhood dogs. Say hi @sonjost.

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The 10 most popular GO articles you should have read this year

It’s been another big year here on the EF GO blog. With so many terrific contributing authors from all over the world,...

EF Hosts: Russell and Shemane’s story

Every year, thousands of EF Hosts open their homes to students from around the world. Meet Russell and Shemane from Sa...

5 types of people you’ll meet on a plane – and how to get along with them all

They say it’s about the journey, not the destination, but anyone who’s ever been on a long-haul plane may have a few q...

10 reasons to love Nice

Often overshadowed by Monaco’s elegance and St. Tropez’s glamour, Nice is due more credit than it is given. From prist...

How to cheek-kiss – a quick guide

The cheek-kiss dilemma is one you’re likely to encounter at some point in your life, especially if you travel or spend...

English slang terms you need to know in 2019

Few things move quite as quickly as slang – no sooner have you mastered the newest term, than you’re fielding sideways...

10 reasons to love Singapore

For many, Singapore evokes visions a busy skyline and spotless streets. Whilst those ring true, there’s a lot more to ...

10 best cities in the world for vegetarians (and open-minded foodies)

With more and more people moving away from meat consumption for both ethical and environmental reasons, vegetarianism ...

10 reasons to love Oxford

Renowned for its world-class university and steeped in British culture and history, Oxford is a city of many facets. T...

10 reasons to love Honolulu

Replete with tradition and culture, Honolulu has long been a bucket-list-pick for people around the world. Tempted to ...

10 steps to getting into a top UK university

The UK is home to some of the most prestigious universities in the world, making it a popular choice for many students...

10 reasons to love Washington D.C.

When someone mentions Washington D.C., its political status is often the first thing that comes to mind. Whilst the ci...