Archive for January 2016

The Essential Dos and Don’ts of Studying Abroad

Whether you are studying abroad for a summer, semester, or a whole year, the time spent abroad flies by. There is nothing worse than finishing a semester wishing you had done things differently. To help you make the most of your study abroad experience, I’ve created a list of study abroad dos and don’ts based…

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10 Incredible Things to See and Do in Budapest

Budapest is one of my favorite European destinations thanks to its grand architecture, unique history, and the excellent exchange rate. There are so many things to do in this picturesque city that everyone is sure to find something (if not many things) to love. Here are my Budapest top 10 things to do and see!…

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13 Florence Bars You Haven’t Heard Of (But Should!)

If you’ve been in Florence for at least a week, you’ve probably been up to some kind of shenanigans at one or more of the well-known bars, Lion’s Fountain, Uncle Jimmy’s, Red Garter, etc. (if you haven’t, then go, like right now). These places are popular for good reason and I frequent them often, however there are…

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Study Abroad on a Budget: Top 9 Ways to Save

One of the hardest things about studying abroad is staying within a budget. It can be easy to lose track of spending early on and be left scrambling for cash at the end of the semester. To help avoid spending too much money, and ensure that your funds can be used for travel, follow these…

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Prague’s John Lennon Wall: More Than Just A Pretty Instagram

Many of us have probably seen the brightly colored and graffiti covered John Lennon Wall tucked away in the heart of Prague on Instagram. I will admit that the wall does make for a lovely backdrop and photo opportunity. However, this piece of living history tells an incredible story of Communism, oppression, and the power…

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10 New Year’s Resolutions For The Adventurous Spirit In 2016

Are you looking to add some adventure to your life in 2016? What better time to make travel a priority than New Year’s? Whether you have already booked your adventure of a lifetime, or are still simply dreaming yours up, these 10 New Year’s Resolutions are sure to keep your travel dreams on track, and…

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