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My Favorite Apps for Traveling

Traveling is stressful, and studying abroad is even more stressful. You have so many questions, a million itineraries to keep track of, and several different currencies clinking around in your pocket. This really isn’t the time you want to be weighed down with any extra baggage like guide books or brochures. Luckily, all you need when you… Continue reading My Favorite Apps for Traveling

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Things You Don’t Expect When You Study Abroad

Studying abroad was one of the craziest things I have ever done, yet it was also one of the most rewarding. I learned so much and, despite any pitfalls I had along the way, I encourage anyone who has the opportunity to do it.  I had SOOOO many questions before I left, and while I… Continue reading Things You Don’t Expect When You Study Abroad

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Why You Don’t Have to Be a World Traveler

If you have ever been on Pinterest for more than 5 seconds, you have seen at least a few quotes, imposed over a picture of some dream destination, encouraging you to do something along the lines of “Quit Your Job. Buy a Plane Ticket.” or, “Not all those who wander are lost,” or urging you… Continue reading Why You Don’t Have to Be a World Traveler

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Your Ultimate Guide to Studying Abroad in Amsterdam

I get asked questions about my time in Amsterdam all the time, often from people who aren’t even planning on study abroad. But today, a girl in one of my classes mentioned that she was going to Amsterdam next semester, and I practically pounced on the poor girl and demanded if she needed any tips. … Continue reading Your Ultimate Guide to Studying Abroad in Amsterdam