7 reasons to study abroad while in college

Studying abroad in college has become more common over the years and for good reason. This experience gives students many benefits they will carry with them for years to come. In addition to personal growth, students will make life-long memories and learn countless new things. Not everyone gets the opportunity to study abroad, but read […]

Czech out Prague before you study abroad

You are probably thinking about studying abroad, which will be one of the best decisions you will ever make (seriously). While there are many important factors that come into play, where you decide to do the “studying” is the most important part of the entire process. Look no further. Prague in the Czech Republic is […]

5 reasons you should definitely study abroad

Studying abroad is an experience every student deserves to have at least once in his/her educational career. There’s a reason people who have studied abroad can’t stop talking about it. No matter the destination, you will end up with countless stories and memories. By the end of the trip, you’ll feel like a brand new […]

5 ways traveling will improve your life

Those of us lucky enough to travel know the affect it has on our lives. That feeling of stepping outside of your comfort zone and into something completely different from what you are used to is both exciting and terrifying. The opportunity to travel has given me life experiences that have shaped the person I […]

où manger à Paris (or, where to eat in Paris)

by Kaitlyn Ross   One of the reasons you decided to study abroad in Paris may be its unique café culture, which provides a leisurely experience in which problems don’t seem to matter. Paris is HUGE, and you will discover a new café every time you turn your head, which tends to be quite intimidating. […]

Traveling alone may be the best thing you do for yourself

by Sara Burd Solo travel is good for the soul – and embarking on a solo trip is one of the most exciting and life-changing adventures a college student can undertake. Travel in general opens so many doors and exposes us to new people and experiences, but traveling alone opens us up to many different […]

Avoid the touristy spots and see these Barcelona gems instead

by Hannah Cianci Defined by quirky art and architecture, imaginative food and vibrant street life, Barcelona is one of the top 10 best cities in the world. Situated on the Mediterranean Sea, “Barna” as it’s known to the locals, has impeccable year-long sunny weather that attracts many tourists from all over the globe, making it […]

In college. Will travel.

There’s no time like the present for young adults to travel the world. Student travel rates usually make it the easiest and cheapest time to expand your horizons beyond the campus classroom and learn some valuable life lessons along the way. So grab that passport and prepare for these  7 life lessons you’ll get for free. by […]

Blending in while studying abroad

With thousands of American college kids traveling to Florence yearly to study abroad, it is extremely easy for locals to spot this semester’s “shipment.” And if you are part of that shipment, now is the time to know that Firenze is the Italian name for Florence. While I am the first to declare my patriotism […]

15 things to know before going abroad

– by Hannah Charney Europe is just across the pond, and while it may seem like their way of life is pretty similar to ours, there are a lot of differences you should know about before making the trip. Four College of Charleston students studying in France and Italy weigh in to provide you with these […]