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 [...]

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 [...]

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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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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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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How to use Instagram to plan your next trip: 5 tips

By on 04/27/2017

We’re all familiar with Instagram. It’s a great way to share photos of how Starbucks misspelled your name, videos of you zip lining through the Costa Rican jungle to make your viewers jealous, or even [...]

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6 cities you need to see in 2017

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6 cities you need to see in 2017

By on 03/25/2017

We are well into 2017 and while you have probably abandoned your weight loss aspirations (I know I have), you can still focus on improving yourself [...]

Culture calling

10 tracks to feel those South African vibes

By on 03/17/2017

South Africa’s social mindset is heavily shaped by race, so it comes as no surprise that this also spills over into their music scene. European [...]

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10 places truly worthy of the #nofilter caption

By on 12/15/2016

Ah, the mighty hashtag! For those that have been living under a rock for the past five years (or just don't use the Internet all that much), a "#" is [...]

Student life

Back to school: 10 ways to make it less painful

By on 08/18/2016

In this day and age, a lot of people wonder why we still even go to school or university when everything has become readily available to us at the [...]

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How to document and share your travels

By on 07/31/2016

It’s hard when a dream trip comes to an end and you have to unpack, get used to routines and work again, and tell and retell stories about your [...]

Culture calling

10 Things to Eat in Japan

By on 07/12/2016

When people think of Japanese food, they tend to just think of sushi or ramen. However, Tokyo has more Michelin-starred restaurants than any other [...]

13 Japanese Words With No English Translation

By on 06/15/2016

Whether it’s seeing majestic Mount Fuji from your window on a bullet train, eating your weight in Katsudon (a breaded and fried pork cutlet with egg over rice), or watching some cosplayers roam the [...]

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