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If Berlin is your dream study abroad destination, get ready for a semester of culture, history -- and travel! Here are some of the best day and weekend trips you can plan while studying abroad in Berlin.
When you decide to teach abroad, you might wonder: Do I really need a recruiter to land a job teaching abroad? Learn more about recruiters, what they do, and when to use one to find a placement teaching abroad.
Taking a gap year is great for you -- in more ways than you can imagine! Learn more about how a gap year can improve your wellness in surprising ways with insights from a fellow gapper.
Every country and culture has their own unique holidays and festivals celebrated throughout the year. If you want to immerse yourself in the nuances of a destination, consider booking a trip to experience one of these holidays and festivals worth traveling for.
As an LGBTQ student, it's an unfortunate reality that you may need to consider if any destination where you study abroad will be welcoming and open. Here are some helpful ways to identify programs that will make you feel at home while studying abroad.
As a new teacher, you may be surprised to learn how big a classroom of student you're expected to teach. Never fear! Our teach abroad experts have tips to help you manage a large classroom while teaching abroad.
A gap year costs money, right? In the long run, you may find the opposite is true! By learning these financial lessons on your gap year, you can actually improve your financial wellness for your whole life, even after you return from your gap year.
As you plan your next trip, you may wonder: what is the difference between a guided tour, self-guided itinerary, and independent travel? Learn more in this article -- and learn which type of travel is right for you.
While studying abroad in Dubai, the city holds enough excitement to fill an entire semester -- and more! If you want to explore more, here are the best day and weekend trips to plan while studying abroad in Dubai.
Learning a new language is never easy, and you're bound to make some mistakes along the way. Read about some of the most common mistakes you'll make learning a new language -- and how to avoid them!

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Elaina Giolando
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