student travel

For students studying abroad or racking up miles on a summer break, there are many student-friendly cities that you simply must visit.

Valerie 12 days ago
9 Tips for Weekend Travel While Studying Abroad
In the fall of my junior year of college, I was lucky enough to have the opportunity to study abroad in London, England. Before going to college, I never thought about studying abroad or really knew a...
Victoria Gawlika month ago
Living the European Life
Me? I am from Connecticut, but my roots, they extend from Litchfeild county to Barcelona, Leuven, London, and beyond. I will let you in on my three year journey and some advice that might make your li...
Erin Trenchard2 months ago
How I Travel Whilst Living on a University Budget
Leaving for university feels like the ultimate freedom. Leaving your parents home to explore a new place, living in your own space, loads of free time between lectures, and a lovely student loan. You ...
Ramona B.2 months ago
Study Abroad in Strasbourg, France!
If you are wondering if you should study in France for a semester or two, don't hesitate! As the saying goes, "Paris is always a good idea." However, if you see the option to stay in Strasbourg—don't ...
O Rose2 months ago
5 Things I Wish I Knew Before Becoming an Exchange Student
Whether you are thinking about becoming a FES (Foreign Exchange Student), in the process of becoming one, already are one, or you're just reading this because you want to; Hi, my name is Onnie! I was ...
Miakoda Natane 3 months ago
Broken Bridges
As I plummeted toward shark infested water, made murky from human feces and trash, all I could muster was a cringe, brought on by the embarrassing destruction above. Prior to this disastrous excursion...
Rachel đź‘‘3 months ago
The Road Less Traveled
We all hear the same bullet points at college orientation about activities to do and clubs to join. Sometimes study abroad gets mushed in there between drama club and inter-mural soccer, but no one ev...
Marta Arroqui4 months ago
Reflection
Many children dream of being superheroes like Batman or Spiderman, acquiring superpowers that allow them to read the minds of others, or the ability to be invisible or extraordinarily strong. Many dream of being astronauts and treading the moon and seeing the stars much more closely. Many others fantasize about becoming super models or great actors and appear on all the televisions. Some dream of fairies and magical creatures, or with huge dinosaurs that become their friends. All children dream ...
Jasamie K5 months ago
Traveling to South Korea?
Traveling is a whole new world to more people than we realize. In most cases, people don't travel until they can get a guaranteed or high-paying job. For me, my only option for a trip earlier than tha...
Zachary Boulanger5 months ago
Life Lessons from a Traveling 16-Year-Old
Traveling may seem daunting to some. There are so many unknowns like: Will I get lost? Am I going to be able to communicate properly? Will I even like the experience? Questions like this can be paraly...
August Bishop6 months ago
Japan
We docked in Kobe, Japan on January 24th and we left the 28th (five days). I really haven’t experienced too much culture shock yet, I don’t think, due to the modernity of these cities and available en...
Jessica MĂĽller6 months ago
Camp America
I applied for Camp America 2017 because I wanted to see the world after I graduated from school in June. The programme is perfect because you have the chance to meet awesome people and work with them,...
Erika York6 months ago
Crossroads
As far as I know, Strasbourg means “Fortress at the Crossroads”—which if you ask me, makes a lot of sense. Look where it lies. The majority of Western Europe is within three hours (by train) of the ci...
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Moira Ledinsky7 months ago
My Study Abroad Experience
The summer of 2017, I had gone on a study abroad program that had taken me to multiple cities in Ireland. This trip had a lot of firsts for me. It was my first time out of the country, it also was the...
Emily Grace Gill7 months ago
Things I Wish I Knew Before Studying Abroad
Studying abroad is a life-changing undertaking that seriously everyone should do in college. However, there are a lot of little mistakes made once the process is begun and once your feet hit the groun...
Raven Sun7 months ago
China Through a Foreigner
Smog, crowdedness, economics, this is China through my eyes. After visiting, my pupils became even more dilated. I was not only in another country but another social dynamic. I was surrounded by peopl...
Deja Morris7 months ago
The Time I Studied in Costa Rica and Vactioned in Panama in 3 and 1/2 Weeks!
To kick off summer 2017, I went to Costa Rica to study Human Rights and Serving Learning! My time in Costa Rica was nothing but magical! I ate the best food, met the best people, and had experiences t...
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Addie Bushnell7 months ago
Finding the Beauty of Nature in Unexpected Places
As I begin to build my career as a travel and nature writer, I find myself following more and more adventure Instagrams. They’re all absolutely beautiful, filled with snow-capped mountains, turquoise ...