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10 hidden gems in Honolulu

On the island of O’ahu, AKA ‘The Gathering Place’, Honolulu has long drawn international visitors with promises of sun...

10 hidden gems in Boston

Boston: home of the Red Sox, Harvard University and Mark Wahlberg. For a properly authentic Boston experience, trade t...

Here’s how language learning abroad looks during COVID-19

This year hasn’t quite been what anyone imagined. With the unprecedented challenges arising from COVID-19, we’ve all h...

The ultimate guide to the perfect gap year

A previously published EF GO blog post described a gap year in two ways: gap year(gæp jɪr) noun an amazing way to win...

3 reasons why you should start planning your next language trip

In recent months, life as we have come to know it has changed radically. Most of us find ourselves at home working, st...

10 ways to expand your horizons while you’re stuck at home

Having to stay at home for prolonged periods of time can be frustrating. It’s easy to feel irritable, bored or restles...

6 ways to stay connected to your international friends while at home

Forging connections with international friends is both rewarding and challenging. At first, the vast oceans, language ...

10 tips for moving abroad on your own

Whether it’s to learn a new language, accept a job offer, or start your studies, moving abroad changes your life. Ste...

Studying abroad can transform your academic future – here’s how

New places, new foods, new faces – studying abroad appeals to our curiosity and sense of adventure. Many people say th...

A definitive guide to exploring San Diego

San Diego seems to have it all. Whilst it’s known as ‘America’s finest city’ for its long stretches of white beaches, ...

The only playlist you’ll need this summer

What is summer without an anthem? Nothing, we say. That’s why we’ve always had an anthem at EF and this year’s anthem ...

Top summer pics you have to take this summer

It’s finally summer and we wish it could last forever. Unfortunately, next thing you know it’s over and you’re swung b...