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10 Reasons Why You Should Study Abroad in The United Kingdom

College Tourist | Posted 06.30.2015 | College
College Tourist

By College Tourist; Author: Susanna Olson The United Kingdom is one of the most popular study abroad locations in the world, and here are 10 reasons ...

12 Hours in Prague, Czech Republic

College Tourist | Posted 06.30.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

By College Tourist; Author: Nóra Horváth, Syracuse University Hundreds of years of Czech history and culture in only one day? No problem. So you'...

14 Ways to Immerse Yourself in the Culture of Singapore

College Tourist | Posted 06.30.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

By College Tourist's Summer Team of Student Travel Bloggers. Live like a local, explore like a traveler in Singapore. Get outdoors. Nicole Darian,...

College Tourist City Guide to Bologna, Italy

College Tourist | Posted 06.30.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

By College Tourist; Author: Hannah McIntyre, Spring Hill College Study abroad in an Italian city known for its food and culture. Culture in Bologna...

The Big Trip: College Tourist City Guide to Milan

College Tourist | Posted 06.24.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

This city guide to Milan will making traveling around the famous Italian city more enjoyable.

The Big Trip: A City-by-City Guide to Portugal

College Tourist | Posted 06.24.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

I was only going to spend about 5 days in Portugal and see only a couple of highlights before moving onto the next country, but I have no regrets about changing my plans and staying for 12 days to really see the entire country.

The Big Trip -- 12 Hours in Reykjavik, Iceland

College Tourist | Posted 06.24.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

During the winter months, catch a glimpse of the Aurora Borealis, commonly referred to as the Northern Lights. In contrast, experience the midnight sun during the summer, while partying it up in one of the most underrated nightlife spots in the world.

My Perspective on Inclusive Study Abroad

College Tourist | Posted 06.19.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

Looking back on my past three years of college, I can easily say that some of my fondest memories are from the study abroad trips that I've been on. It's crazy to think that this time three years ago I had never been out of the country.

20 Ways to Immerse Yourself in the Culture of Hong Kong

College Tourist | Posted 06.19.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

Eat like a local. Dai Pai Dongs are market-like groupings of food stalls located throughout the city of Hong Kong, sometimes attached to markets.

Low-Cost Airlines Revolutionizing Transatlantic Travel

College Tourist | Posted 06.18.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

As more airlines are jumping on the bandwagon, the market is expanding to accommodate long-haul flights, making dreams come true for many shoestring budget travelers across North America wishing to explore the European continent.

Havana Nights Days

Isabel C. Albee | Posted 05.28.2015 | Travel
Isabel C. Albee

Four months into my stay in Havana, I woke up to find three enormous boxes of potatoes in the kitchen. I had never seen a potato in Cuba. Apparently, a friend brought them because, "Here, when you see potatoes in the market, you buy them for you and everyone you know."

Matt Sheehan

American Students Return From China With Rosier Picture Of The Middle Kingdom | Matt Sheehan | Posted 06.01.2015 | World

A growing number of American students are studying in China, and they’re returning to the U.S. with more positive impressions of the country, accord...

The Graduation Speech I Wrote But Didn't Want to Say

Anneli Lucia Tostar | Posted 06.01.2015 | College
Anneli Lucia Tostar

Our Harvard degrees matter, yes, but for reasons I feel are under-emphasized. It is true that some employers, neighbors, and people sitting next to us on airplanes react strongly to "the H-bomb," as it has so affectionately been called.

The One Bag Challenge: Packing Light Done Right

College Tourist | Posted 05.23.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

I promise I'm not a magical travel-genius, as much as I probably claim to be around my family/friends. But the fact of the matter is, traveling light is one of the best things you could ever do to yourself... and it's surprisingly easy.

6 Reasons Why Airbnb is the Best.

College Tourist | Posted 05.23.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

By College Tourist - Author - Alex Mathews Looking for affordable, high quality and immersive accommodation while you travel? Then Airbnb is for yo...

The Global Search for Education: From Shanghai

C. M. Rubin | Posted 06.21.2015 | Education
C. M. Rubin

"In PISA 2009, we found that Chinese students don't like rote learning in math. Most teachers don't believe in rote learning and encourage students t...

A Particularly Chinese Dilemma: Why Chinese Students Game College Admissions

Gavin Newton-Tanzer | Posted 05.27.2015 | Education
Gavin Newton-Tanzer

Overshadowing this admirable cultural exchange between two global powers are the desperate lengths Chinese students go to ensure a prized spot at an American university.

On Studying Abroad as a Person of Color: Don't Believe Everything You Hear

Thomas Noah | Posted 05.07.2015 | Black Voices
Thomas Noah

The Africans in Italy could tell right away that I was different. I was identified as being American. This was a different feeling for me. For the first time, I felt my American identity could really shine.

7 Crucial Items To Buy Before Studying Abroad

Uloop | Posted 05.04.2015 | College

Find out which products you should stock up on so you're not regretting a second of your adventures abroad.

The Time of Your Life? Struggling With Mental Illness While Studying Abroad

Laura Jensen | Posted 05.05.2015 | College
Laura Jensen

I am certainly not alone in my experience with mental illness, and it pains me to think about how many other college students are forced to come up with fake stories of their time abroad for fear of being labeled "unappreciative."

In British Comedy, Sometimes the Joke's on You

Jordyn Holman | Posted 05.04.2015 | College
Jordyn Holman

Laughing is universal, but comedy is not. Learning the nuances in comedy through a cross-cultural lens can be an enjoyable experience for someone studying abroad.

Study Abroad: It's Not All Black and White

Jordyn Holman | Posted 06.08.2015 | Black Voices
Jordyn Holman

Though an unprecedented amount of American student are choosing to study abroad today, the number of minority students involved in study programs is not rising proportionately. Minority students make up a small percentage of people who decide to study abroad.

10 Reasons you Should Study Abroad in College

College Tourist | Posted 06.08.2015 | College
College Tourist

Even though studying abroad three consecutive summers was a little excessive, I had the time of my life and I encourage almost everyone I meet to study abroad in college at least once. Here are the top ten reasons why you should go abroad.

Why the Future of American Intellectualism Depends on Study Abroad

Jordan Houston | Posted 06.02.2015 | College
Jordan Houston

Yes, the United States may be the wealthiest and most powerful nation -- why should we care about a plane crash in India if no Americans were on board? But in the words of Sullivan, that merely gives us a greater obligation to help others.

Why High School Students Should Study Abroad

Patrick Stephenson | Posted 05.31.2015 | Education
Patrick Stephenson

A high school year abroad is a quick and dirty way to discover just how ignorant you are. As such, it's the door to a lifetime of learning and discovery. That lesson can't be taught. It must be learned firsthand.