Tips on Finding Accommodation Abroad

Review the Links and Resources Your Host University Provided You With   Start thinking about whether you would like to stay in dorms/on campus or in an apartment.   The links your school provides you with will be useful, and they can put you in contact with the accommodation so that you can ask questions etc.   2.) Do Your Research  […]

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8 Tips to Prevent & Prepare for Getting Lost When Abroad

1.)Memorize the address for your home, hostel, Air Bnb etc.  Knowing where your home is important to know off by heart.  For instance, if you end up lost somewhere, you can clearly communicate how to get home.  If you are in an area where you do not speak the native language, having the correct address written on […]

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Österreich

Austria, where Mozart was born and where you can have the best Sachertorte (chocolate cake) of your life. This country has 8.7 million people, and more than half of the land mass is covered by the Alps.    While studying abroad in Fall 2015, I lived in a city called Wiener Neustadt, which is a thirty-minute train ride from Vienna. My expectations before my exchange was that it would be a cooler climate with mountains surrounding the city, but […]

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