The “Good Student Meets the Real World” Phenomenon

Let’s talk about what I call the “good student meets the real world” phenomenon. You know it.. It’s when you do everything right in school, only to find that those skills that helped you succeed academically are close to useless in the real world. Read more
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Culture, Education, Employability

Visiting a City for the Second Time

You have already been in that city and you have seen the main tourist attractions, you had the chance to know the city and its main streets and squares. Now, you are somewhere in between being a tourist and being a local. Same city. A second attempt.Read more
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Erasmus, Travels, Culture

2022 New Year's Resolutions

New year, new semester, new goals! This is the year we will be aiming to achieve something… that something can be mastering a new skill, building new good habits or leaving bad habits behind.Read more
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Travels, Culture, Volunteering

Channel Your Travel Bug Energy Into Something Larger - Your Community!

ESNers and students with an international mindset have something in common: the love for travel and learning about new cultures.Read more
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Erasmus, Travels, Culture, Volunteering

10 Reasons Why You Should Go on Erasmus

Studying abroad was my number 1 motivator while applying to university. The thought of spending a semester abroad was a dream come true.Read more
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Erasmus, Travels, Culture

Beyond Erasmus: International Exchanges - English Speaking Destinations

Usually when one thinks of a university exchange, the thing that comes to mind is European countries and foreign languages.Read more
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Erasmus, Travels, Culture

Why Bologna is the perfect Italian Erasmus destination

Bologna is renowned as the student city of Italy making it the perfect Italian Erasmus destination with its foundations of intellectual prowess, political history, architectural impressiveness, and gastronomical excellence. Read more
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Erasmus, Travels, Culture

When your Erasmus city becomes your home

We may think our Erasmus city will be our home for just a few months, but for some of us, it becomes home even after the mobility is over. Here are two stories of people, who shared why they chose to live in their Erasmus city.Read more
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Erasmus, Travels, Culture

Farewells, planes, and a letter

A new life. One of the many trips you have done, but this time is just feeling different. Your heart is pumping so fast and you’re a little bit sweaty, as you know this time, this journey involves many other aspects. Read more
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Erasmus, Travels, Culture

5 Productive Study Tips That Will Help You to Succeed in Your Studies

These study tips have changed the way I study. I achieved my academic goals and had additional time to do what I truly enjoy. Read more
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Erasmus, Culture, Education

Beyond Erasmus: International Exchanges - non-Erasmus+ European Exchanges

There are many different forms of exchanges, even within Europe.Read more
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Erasmus, Travels, Culture

5 Tricks to Unleash Your Creativity Before the New Academic Year

Before the start of the academic year you might feel pretty overwhelmed by the amount of work approaching. Do you feel like getting into the roller-coaster-like track will take you ages? Check these 5 ideas that will help you to enjoy the end of summer!Read more
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Erasmus, Travels, Culture

Cultural differences that I have experienced as an exchange student in South Korea

Going to a foreign country may be daunting mainly due to the cultural differences, but getting to know another culture will open doors to a new exciting experienceRead more
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Erasmus, Travels, Culture

A 5 Day Escape Plan With Your Friends: Which Places To Stop First

The super strict schedules so many of us follow often mean we can barely get involved in anything. From the start of the day to the middle of the night, we are constantly working.Read more
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Erasmus, Travels, Culture

Beyond Erasmus: International Exchanges - Asia

This article is the first interview of many, where we look at different mobility opportunities and how people handled them.Read more
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Erasmus, Travels, Culture

Beautiful Untranslatable Words

There are over 6,500 spoken languages around the world, all with their own cultural differences that have shaped them. The result? – an array of beautiful words that are simply untranslatable into English without paragraphs of description.Read more
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Travels, Culture

To All Fresh Postgraduates

In the months before graduation, all you think about is the end: the end of notifications from Google Class; the end of thesis writing; the end of exams. As soon as you reach “the end”, you suddenly realise you still have your life ahead of you.Read more
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Culture, Volunteering, Education

From an Outsider by the Window

It’s a sunny yet not so warm morning in Barcelona. I’m chilling by my window, under the sunlight, with a cup of coffee on the side and my thoughts as my only companions.Read more
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Erasmus, Culture

Tips Before Choosing your Erasmus Destination

Going on Erasmus is the highlight of many students’ lives even after graduating, but to finally decide to apply for it goes hand in hand with countless thoughts and searches for the right destination. Here are some tips that can help you!Read more
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Erasmus, Travels, Culture

Towards a Sustainable Future with Staycation

While travelling is now a troublesome issue, staying right there, where we are right now, seems to be quite a seductive option. Read more
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Travels, Culture

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Let’s talk about what I call the “good student meets the real world” phenomenon. You know it.. It’s when you do everything right in school, only to find that those skills that helped you succeed academically are close to useless in the real world.
Categories: 
You have already been in that city and you have seen the main tourist attractions, you had the chance to know the city and its main streets and squares. Now, you are somewhere in between being a tourist and being a local. Same city. A second attempt.
New year, new semester, new goals! This is the year we will be aiming to achieve something… that something can be mastering a new skill, building new good habits or leaving bad habits behind.
ESNers and students with an international mindset have something in common: the love for travel and learning about new cultures.
Categories: 
Studying abroad was my number 1 motivator while applying to university. The thought of spending a semester abroad was a dream come true.
Categories: 
Usually when one thinks of a university exchange, the thing that comes to mind is European countries and foreign languages.

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