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10 Reasons You Should Study Abroad

College Tourist | Posted 08.28.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

These real life experiences and problems that come with living on your own, managing money and traveling will prepare you for your future in a way that English class will never do.

Confuddling Cuba

College Tourist | Posted 08.28.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

I had to put my camera down and remind myself that this was not about capturing the perfect Instagram snap; this was about watching, learning and soaking up all that Cuba could offer.

20 Helpful Tips for Pre-Study Abroad

Samuel Buchanan | Posted 08.17.2015 | College
Samuel  Buchanan

Preparing for a trip can be a laborious task, especially when you're leaving your country. If you are studying abroad or planning to for the first time, you may have traveling anxiety.

10 Things Traveling Teaches You That School Doesn't

College Tourist | Posted 08.17.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

Learning about other cultures in school is one thing, but actually experiencing a culture is completely different. Whether you're visiting art museums, looking at grand architectural landmarks, or even just stopping for a coffee break in a happening café, traveling exposes you.

Top 10 Tips for Capturing the Spirit of Scotland

College Tourist | Posted 08.14.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

The Edinburgh Castle is a gorgeous location to watch the sun set in Scotland because you are at one of the highest points in the city. Overlooking the castle walls is one of the most unique spots to get an unobstructed view of the sun setting over the horizon.

10 Tips for Capturing the Spirit of London

College Tourist | Posted 08.14.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

London has a nightlife experience for everyone. Whether it's a rustic pub, an off-the-wall nightclub or a warehouse you prefer, one of the boroughs has it. You will always find something new to try, or a place you'll never get tired of returning to.

Top 10 Tips for Capturing the Spirit of Paris

College Tourist | Posted 08.14.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

Whilst most of Europe has a reputation for being well-dressed, Parisians are especially chic. They effortlessly look like they've stepped off a fashion runway with their neutral and classy wardrobes, so dress to impress while you're there!

Top 10 Tips for Capturing the Spirit of Prague

College Tourist | Posted 08.14.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

Proof that you can experience the true nature of a city by visiting it's tourist traps.

10 of the Best Things to Do in Sevilla

College Tourist | Posted 08.14.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

Whether you have a semester, week, or quick weekend in Sevilla, I've mapped out some of the "must-dos" for experiencing the Spirit of this beautiful city.

Top 10 Tips for Capturing the Spirit of Australia

College Tourist | Posted 08.13.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

I was lucky enough to study abroad this past semester at The University of Melbourne. During my four months on exchange, I was able to live like a local in Melbourne, and travel to many different cities on weekends.

Arabic and Life Lessons: My Summer in Lebanon

Aisha Subhan | Posted 08.11.2015 | College
Aisha Subhan

I constantly wondered how a single place could have experienced being both heaven and hell on earth. But that is Lebanon, a place of both pain and beauty.

Pro Tips For Paris

Chace Beech | Posted 08.06.2015 | Comedy
Chace Beech

I recently returned from a semester abroad in Paris and had many realizations about the city of love, light, cheese, macaroons, brie, comté, fromage, camembert and baguette, cheese, cheese and cheese. I had lots of expectations about Paris. I had heard lots of cliches. Here are some I found to be somewhat accurate.

A Letter to My Baby Sister As She Embarks on Study Abroad

Kristy Gustafson | Posted 08.06.2015 | Travel
Kristy Gustafson

While your mind is currently filled to the brim with a never-ending list of what to pack, what your host family and fellow students will be like, how hard your classes will be, etc. etc., I encourage you to take a moment to instead think about just how mother-freaking life-changing these next few months are about to be for you.

Why You Should Include Bosnia in Your Itinerary

College Tourist | Posted 07.31.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

By College Tourist; Author: Hannah McIntyre, Spring Hill College Here's how Bosnia stole my heart and why you should make a trip there part of your ...

Iceland: The Perfect Destination for Solo Travelers

College Tourist | Posted 08.03.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

More than once, I seriously considered the idea of forgoing the trip and forgetting my impulsive purchase all together. In my moments of doubt I asked myself: would I ever really forgive myself for turning down a trip to Italy? The answer was no.

Amazing Travel Experiences to Have on Every Continent

College Tourist | Posted 07.31.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

By College Tourist; Author: Tori Danforth, University of South Florida If you're stuck trying to pick a destination for your next trip have no fear!...

Tips for Living with a Host Family

College Tourist | Posted 07.31.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

By College Tourist; Author: Sarah Dougherty, University of Alabama Living with a host family was by far the best decision I could've made during my ...

A Girl's Guide to Surviving Study Abroad

College Tourist | Posted 07.31.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

By College Tourist; Author: Zoe Radner, Vanderbilt University A smart girl's tips for traveling abroad While traveling abroad may be an equally ent...

Stopover in Bratislava, Slovakia

College Tourist | Posted 07.29.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

The Slovakian capital boasts wonderfully preserved medieval architecture and contemporary buildings alongside remnants of its communist past.

Explore the Richness of the United Arab Emirates With a Semester in Sharjah

College Tourist | Posted 07.29.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

With fast growing economies like Saudi Arabia and the UAE quickly becoming hot destination for international companies, students who are looking to gain experience in a culture that will help their future job prospects should take note.

Minimal Springtime Paris Packing List

College Tourist | Posted 07.14.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

By College Tourist; Author: Timpani Woodson, Northern Arizona University 14 items to look chic during a visit to the City of Lights. The weather in...

12 London Markets

College Tourist | Posted 07.14.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

Whether you're looking for a stroll through fresh air down a line of shops, or searching for a trendy bar or restaurant to rest your feet, Camden has a spot for you.

City Guide: New Brunswick, New Jersey - Home of Rutgers University

College Tourist | Posted 07.13.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

New Brunswick, New Jersey is home to none other than Rutgers University, one of the largest research universities in the nation.

12-Hour Survival Guide to Oktoberfest

College Tourist | Posted 07.13.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

Today's the day you've been waiting for. You've purchased your traditional Bavarian wear, you've mentally prepared to marathon drink, and you've charged the battery on your beloved camera. You are ready to take on Oktoberfest.

Day Trips From Rome

College Tourist | Posted 07.13.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

During my visit to Rome, I found myself with two extra days that were pretty much empty. Rather than spend them in the city, I decided to visit some nearby villages, partially for the beautiful views they offered but mostly to get a true feel of how modern Italians live their everyday lives.