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My AFS Exchange Year

Ahoj, Jsem Rachel DeStigter. Jsem Američanka.

For those of you who don’t speak Czech, (and trust me I’m right there with you), my name is Rachel DeStigter and I’m from America. 61 more words


A Hungarian's love for Belgium

Since catching Pokémon is so mainstream, I caught a Hungarian, Szilvia, for my second interview! :D Let’s see how a hungry student thinks about Belgium. 1,371 more words


First step to the rest of your life...

This years exchange students will be embarking on a journey of a lifetime in the next few weeks. Some have already left to meet their host families for the next 10 months. 344 more words


T-40: The Study Abroad Process

So how do you go end up going to study abroad? (This is the version of how my study abroad application went, and although I am sure there are very similar application processes for many schools worldwide, this exact process might not apply to you or your school.) 575 more words


hello new home, it's me, your inhabitant.

Yesterday I checked into my university accommodation. I am living in a very nice, very new, and very, very huge place called UTown. I am staying in the UTown Residence, which is one of many residences within the UTown area (which is just one small part of the NUS campus), and my residence alone is made up of two towers with 25 floors each. 209 more words


Post Exchange Diaries

It was the summer of 2015 and I was preparing to go on my exchange. But as I thought of all the good times and exciting days that lay ahead of me, I was also mindful of how the end of my exchange would be sad, perhaps scary. 823 more words

Exchange Experience

That moment when..

Its been another busy two weeks for me, between work and packing up my whole life, I’ve had hardly any time to even think.

This past weekend I travelled up to Manchester to have a farewell meal with my family, all thirteen members, and move all my personal items home (not including the two suitcases of stuff which I’ll be taking with me on my travels to the United States). 129 more words

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