Get your bargain on: 5 easy steps

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Get your bargain on: 5 easy steps

By on 06/25/2017

Whether it’s Green Market Square in Cape Town, the Bazaar Marzouk in Marrakech, or Silk Street in Beijing, many countries and cultures expect you to [...]

The 7 most unexpectedly awesome places to surf

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The 7 most unexpectedly awesome places to surf

By on 06/23/2017

When most people think about surfing they think of spots like Hawaii, Costa Rica, Bali and Southern California, but with surfing’s booming popularity [...]

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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Avoid these 10 mistakes when working internationally

By on 06/16/2017

When working abroad or in teams with people from all over the world, it's absolutely essential to remember that your colleagues might not see the world exactly as you do. Avoid these ten mistakes and [...]

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10 reasons to love Hawaii

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10 reasons to love Hawaii

By on 06/14/2017

It's like Heaven on Earth: The beaches are beautiful, the culture cool, the sea sparkling and the surf better than pretty much anywhere else in the [...]

Language learning

Why learning a language is hard & how to make it easier

By on 06/13/2017

If you’re struggling to learn a new language, breathe, you’re not alone. Adults famously find language learning more difficult than children, whose [...]

Culture calling   |   Travel tips

Like a local: Don’t make these mistakes on your next trip

By on 06/06/2017

You know that feeling you get when you have just insulted someone without understanding what happened? Well, it can happen to the best of us, [...]

Beijing   |   Temples   |   Travel tips

Ten Do’s and Don’ts of Going to a Temple Stay

By on 06/06/2017

The Do’s: Wear comfortable shoes. You will be walking more than you are probably used to and by the end of the day, your feet are going to [...]