Tag Archives: Study Abroad

The Importance of Being Literate in the 21st Century


As you would expect from a blog that is dedicated to all things language (and travel), there are a few assumptions we make about our readership. We assume you are interested in both languages and travel. We assume that we have said something in our article titles that was interesting enough to entice you in(…)

7 Great Universities for a Study Abroad Semester in Spain


Spain is one of the most popular study abroad destinations in Europe and with good reason. It’s cheaper than many other European nations, both in terms of living costs and tuition, plus it has a great climate, a fun lifestyle, and, most importantly, an excellent educational system. Dig below the tourist image of bullfights and(…)

8 Things You Should Know Before Studying Abroad in Italy


Live la dolce vita in Italy by choosing the land of pizza and pasta for your study abroad destination. Delicious food, historic cities, centuries of culture and gorgeous landscapes await you. Oh yes, and an enriching academic experience! But before you jet off, read this guide to the key things you should know before you(…)

Study Abroad: A Guide To Getting Your German Study Visa


Congratulations! You’ve decided to give in to your wanderlust and journey to another country for a life changing study abroad experience. After looking into all the options, you’ve settled for the land of Oktoberfest, wurst, autobahns and the Bundesliga. Before you head off to Germany and its amazing universities, it’s time to deal with the(…)

8 Great Schools for Study Abroad Programs in France


Picture strolling daily through the streets of Paris, having a picnic alongside the river Seine, cycling through the vineyards in Bordeaux, and ordering your croissants in the local language. Studying abroad in France will give you the opportunity to do this and so much more! There are plenty of great universities to choose from if(…)

10 Things You Should Know Before Studying Abroad In China


You may be nervous about studying abroad in China, thanks to the vastly different language and culture. But don’t let that stop you! These days, there are so many opportunities to study in China, and your experience living in this growing world power will open up many doors for your future. Not least, the ability(…)

7 Reasons Why You Should Study Abroad in Mexico


Studying abroad is one of the best things you can do while at university. Not only does it broaden your horizons and teach you about a new culture, it’s also an amazing experience that will give you lifelong memories. One destination you should consider is Mexico, with its great weather, friendly locals, and an array(…)