Cult coffee: 5 of the best cafes in Berlin

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Cult coffee: 5 of the best cafes in Berlin

By on 11/27/2015

Funky, hip cafes are in no short supply in Berlin. With its youthful, easygoing vibe and plentiful space, the city's become a mecca for people looking [...]

Mind the gap: Why it's good to take some time off

Career advice   |   Travel tips

Mind the gap: Why it’s good to take some time off

By on 11/25/2015

“Life begins at the end of your comfort zone” - Neale Donald Walsch Taking the step from high school to university is a crucial transition that will [...]

Student Stories

Amanda B.

Amanda B. - I was able to practice a language in a beautiful country

Amanda B.
“EF not only taught me many things about myself, but I was able to practice a language in a beautiful country with many amazing people!”

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Student Stories

Edmundo

Edmundo - The EF Barcelona program was a transformative experience

Edmundo
“The EF Barcelona program was a transformative experience! One that left me with unforgettable memories, tremendously fun friends, and a new perspective on life that has continued to shape my character long after my departure!”

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Student Stories

Ali C.

Ali C. - Traveling… with EF was one of the best decisions

Ali C.
“Traveling overseas with EF was one of the best decisions of my life! Being completely immersed in the French language, I learned about the culture and made new friends from around the world.”

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37 million and counting: Tokyo infographic

By on 11/23/2015

With 37 million inhabitants and 2,5 million people commuting into the city every day, Tokyo's size is truly staggering. More fun - and very impressive - stats in our Tokyo infographic. (Love Tokyo as [...]

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What to do in Rome: 10 hidden gems

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What to do in Rome: 10 hidden gems

By on 11/20/2015

Mention the Eternal City and most people already picture themselves on a glossy red vespa, whizzing past the Colosseum with wind in their hair. But [...]

Language learning

The time is now: 8 reasons to learn a new language

By on 11/18/2015

Almost everyone can name one language they want to learn – Japanese is on my bucket list. But almost everyone has myriad excuses why they are not yet [...]

Language learning

Salut, Bradley! & Other celebs that talk the foreign talk

By on 11/16/2015

If you met Bradley Cooper at a restaurant and managed to muster up the courage to speak to him, would you do it in English? What if Mila Kunis stood [...]

Career advice   |   gap year   |   Travel tips

4 reasons why a gap year is the best thing ever

By on 11/13/2015

Life can be scary sometimes. So many choices, so many decisions. It can be exhausting to find your place in this world. If only there was a way to [...]

Language learning

The best way to boost your brainpower? Learn a language.

By on 11/09/2015

If you want to do something good for yourself, learn another language. I admit, posting this here might come across as biased, but scientists are on [...]

Travel tips

In love with the City of Love: Paris infographic

By on 11/05/2015

There's something about Paris that makes people fall in love; a certain 'je ne sais quoi', if you will (French for 'I don't know what'). From its [...]

10 reasons to love Costa Rica (and pack those bags today)

By on 11/02/2015

Pura Vida - it’s a saying, accompanied by a beaming smile, which you’ll hear everywhere in Costa Rica. Literally translating as ‘pure life’, the phrase has a much deeper meaning: It describes their [...]

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