Zurich, Switzerland

Reflecting on my year abroad in Zurich, I can say with confidence that it was an experience I will never forget. From attempting to distinguish between Swiss German and High German to exploring the beautiful country, my year abroad presented

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Post-Seoul Blues

Now that I’ve been back in the UK for a little while, I’ve had enough time to look back on the whirlwind that was my time in Korea.   The main thing that stands out for me that defines my

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O Canada – Sam Greehy, a Semester Abroad at Western University

  After being introduced to the idea of studying abroad when I first visited Southampton at an open day in September 2015, I was given the opportunity to attend Western University in London, Ontario, in Canada for the winter semester

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Returning Home with the Travel Bug

These past 6 months have really been the best months ever! Never have I been so grateful for being given such an amazing opportunity. Studying at the University of Adelaide enabled me to meet many other students of the same

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Better late than never

One of the scariest things about the year abroad is the idea of being out of your comfort zone and having to push yourself to talk to native people and make friends with people who potentially wouldn’t be your cup

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A Summer in Xiamen

I decided to attend the Xiamen Summer School because the city of Xiamen (厦门) and Xiamen University (厦大) are often held in the highest regard by Chinese students. The programme combined academic learning and cultural understanding with economics lectures and social

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