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Too Much Responsibility

“Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.” – Neale Donald Walsch

Studying abroad twice was the greatest decision I’ve ever made. There are numerous benefits to studying abroad – even more for studying abroad twice.

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Travel Insurance: Do I Even Really Need It?

This week we’re going to be discussing travel insurance here on the old blog. Now, as a disclaimer, I’ve never purchased travel insurance myself, so everything I’m saying in this post is what I’m inferring from other, better researched sources. 258 more words


So much for discovering the world..

I was very excited to share my spring break plans here with you all, but this week has taken an unexpected detour. I was leaving for… 182 more words


Step 2: The Wait

Today I FINALLY finished my application for studying abroad in Australia. It took some extra time because of spring break and advising appointments. I’m ecstatic, but I can already tell this is going to be the worst part of the process. 195 more words


The Chilean Patagonia

So I went to Torres del Paine National Park in Patagonia last weekend. It was awesome, so obviously it needs a separate blog post. You’ll see why in a minute! 589 more words


The Beach Town

It’s never a bad idea to spend the weekend at the beach, so that’s exactly what we did last weekend. Seven friends and I packed up to take an overnight bus on Thursday to a little town called Canoa, which is pretty much straight west of Quito. 579 more words


Study abroad gives unexpected lessons

“Study abroad gives unexpected lessons”

by Yasmeen Serhan via “Daily Trojan

Before I packed my bags and set off on my semester-long Parisian adventure, I did what almost every student who is about to go abroad does: I read a Buzzfeed article about studying abroad. 514 more words

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