Tag Archives: England

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

Edge Hill University Hub

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 - 0 Comments

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…


The Top Five Fall 2013 Study Abroad Destinations

Feature, GoAbroad Contributor - Monday, 20 May 2013 - 0 Comments

Roman Colosseum

Today on GoAbroad we bring you a post from StudentUniverse featuring the most popular destinations to study abroad this Fall! StudentUniverse is the largest student deals site in the U.S. They were founded as a student travel agency and launched their service in 2000, providing students all over the world with…


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.


Top Ways to Spend Days Out in the South East United Kingdom

Feature, GoAbroad Contributor - Tuesday, 19 March 2013 - Comments Off on Top Ways to Spend Days Out in the South East United Kingdom

Top Ways to Spend Days out in the South East UK

Looking for some unique ways to fill your time while in the South East United Kingdom? GoAbroad brings you a guest post from Tom Clark, a travel writer who specializes in offering tips on UK travel, with some ideas of where to get started! What other activities would you add to this list? Brighton…


GoAbroad.com’s Top Expat Bloggers!

Feature - Wednesday, 30 January 2013 - 14 Comments

Monkeys and Mountains

Today on GoAbroad, we are thrilled to bring you GoAbroad’s list of the Top Expat Bloggers. From learning a new language to adapting to the intricacies of a new culture, these expat bloggers offer unique perspectives on calling an international destination “home”–and will inspire you to get out and see the world, one country at a…