Talk like a Parisian: the essentials

Culture calling   |   Language learning

Talk like a Parisian: the essentials

By on 05/31/2016

If you’ve spent some time around Parisians, you’ve probably noticed some unusual expressions that they love to use. French may be the language of [...]

The ultimate guide to your summer in Berlin

Travel tips

The ultimate guide to your summer in Berlin

By on 05/31/2016

Summer is just around the corner, and Berliners are trading in their parkas for T-shirts, leisurely lying in the grass, and covering every square [...]

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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From colazione to dolce: How to eat like Italians eat

By on 05/13/2016

The following article was inspired by Rebecca who studied Italian at EF Rome. With her permission, we adapted one of her blog posts about eating in Italy. Italians take food very seriously - and so [...]

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9 things you realize when living in Paris

Culture calling

9 things you realize when living in Paris

By on 05/11/2016

There is nothing like being a true connoisseur of Paris - knowing the ins and outs of the city and the ways of the Parisians. No matter if you’ve just [...]

Travel tips

10 tips to ace a long-distance flight

By on 05/11/2016

Apart from squeezable ketchup bottles and post-its, flying is probably one of the coolest inventions ever: You get on a plane and a few hours later, [...]

Travel tips

Start your day the Singaporean way

By on 05/10/2016

Breakfast. The most important meal of the day. And in Singapore, one of the most delicious! Greasy sausages and crunchy cereals are off the menu here [...]

Language learning   |   Student life

Meet Ruth, an 81-year-old study abroad student

By on 05/09/2016

You’re never too old to travel and explore new countries. It sounds like a motivational poster at your doctor’s office, but we have proof: Meet Ruth [...]

gap year   |   Language learning

Hail to the Gap Year

By on 05/04/2016

Gap years took the internet by storm this weekend when first daughter Malia Obama announced that she was taking some time off before heading off to [...]