Tag Archives: England

Study in London: How You Can Learn to Make a Difference

Feature - Monday, 25 January 2016 - 0 Comments

globally minded

  What are you doing with your summer? Looking to pursue a career to make a difference in the world? Our friends at The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) Summer School offer tremendous opportunities to learn from leading academics in global development! Did you know? LSE is…


9 Reasons You Should Study in London During Summer

Feature - Monday, 4 January 2016 - 1 Comment

  London is one of the most challenging and inspiring cities to study abroad in. It’s leading role as a world-city, rich history and cultural influence make it a unique setting for study. Our friends at The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) Summer School have reminded us of more…


Winter Games 2014: A Brief History of 4 Popular Sports

Feature - Thursday, 6 February 2014 - 0 Comments

Sochi 2014 Olympics

The Winter Olympics have been a celebration of winter sports and a global athletic community since it’s creation in 1924. There are sports more popular in some countries than others and it shows; from hockey in Canada to bobsledding in Germany. Here is a brief history of some of the most popular sports in the Winter Olympics, and the countries that celebrate them:


6 Hipster Microbreweries Around the World

Feature - Tuesday, 17 September 2013 - 0 Comments

BrewDog Abstrakt AB:01

What goes well with traveling? Why, beer, of course! True beer connoisseurs travel the world to taste a variety of brews, each unique to the country it was crafted in. So while you’re studying abroad, volunteering abroad, or just hanging out abroad, take the time to visit some breweries! Rather…


Look Like a Local: England

Feature - Wednesday, 7 August 2013 - 0 Comments

Wearing Wellington Boots in England

If you’ve ever wondered what happened to the 90’s, it went straight to England. Fashion in England is not mirrored by it’s grey, cloudy exterior. Instead, bright colors, abstract prints, overlarge sweaters with floral leggings, and Oxford shoes are must haves. If you’re thinking of studying abroad in England, here…


Five Amazing Universities You May Have Never Heard Of

Feature - Wednesday, 24 July 2013 - 0 Comments

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Study abroad advisors and field reps have the unique opportunity to visit more than their share of study abroad programs and locations. Even after seeing dozens and dozens of locations, these five were still able to leave a seasoned professional fantasizing about how amazing it might have been to have…


Five Fabulous Neighborhoods in London

Feature, GoAbroad Contributor - Tuesday, 2 July 2013 - 2 Comments

Covent Garden, Telephone Boxes

Visitors to a city as vast and far-reaching as London may find themselves at a loss in terms of which popular neighborhoods are most essential to visit. Upon arriving at this conclusion, however, they may further be faced with the conundrum of what do in each particular area (this clearly…


The Summer 2013 GoAbroad Roadshow, European Edition

Feature, News - Tuesday, 25 June 2013 - 1 Comment

2013 GoAbroad Roadshow in Alicante

How would you like the opportunity to meet and connect with GoAbroad Representatives in person?! How about in person, in Europe? Today we’re featuring the Summer 2013 GoAbroad Roadshow, European Edition, to help you figure out where members of the GoAbroad team will be throughout the coming months. Our team is…


Where Music Meets Travel: An Interview with Frank Turner

Feature, Where Music Meets Travel - Tuesday, 2 April 2013 - 2 Comments

Frank Turner Headshot

Frank Turner, a folk/punk musician, (if his genre was describable in so many words,) hails from Hampshire, England, and is a one of a kind artist for his time.


Why We’re Jealous of Olympic Athletes

Feature - Tuesday, 14 August 2012 - 0 Comments

Olympians are strong, athletic and adored by millions. Icons such as Prince Harry and Kate Middleton cheer for them. Stars such as Justin Bieber tweet them. They are glorified. They are honored. They are Tivoed. But here at GoAbroad, we aren’t envious of any of that. We’d actually prefer not…