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Affordable Ways to Explore Australia while Studying abroad – by Marie Nieves

Being a foreign student in Australia means two things: great education and a chance to explore the country. The problem most people have with perceiving Australia as a tourist destination is its remoteness, but studying there solves this issue easily. Once you’ve traveled so far to reach it, you can discover all the beauties the Land Down Under hides. However, being a student also means finding cheap ways to travel, looking for affordable accommodation and […]


Why the Costa del Sol, Spain, is a Great Place to Study Abroad – article by Gemma Harris

If you have considered Spain as your choice for study abroad, then you may automatically have considered the most publicised and biggest cities – Barcelona and Madrid. Without a doubt, these cities are vibrant, buzzing, and alive, with gorgeous architecture, tons of opportunity for sightseeing, and fabulous schools and colleges. However, big cities aren’t everyone’s cup of tea. Take nature lovers and those who partake in outdoor activities – for them, proximity to the mountainside […]


2015 BCSA Contest Winner

Study and Go Abroad recently sponsored the BC Study Abroad Consortium’s 2015 Photo Contest. Students were asked to send in stories, photos and albums from their travels and study abroad experiences. To give you some background on BC Study Abroad – BCSA is a consortium which helps make short-term study abroad more accessible, affordable and enjoyable for students from BC post-secondary institutions. The BCSA contest is hosted annually, so remember to check back again next […]


Study and Go Abroad Fairs kick off this Wednesday, February 25th

Gen Y generation is the ‘study abroad’ generation – never has it been more important to get out there and see, live and experience the world.  Employers are looking for ‘global citizens’ as most companies interact internationally, or impact the global world in some way or other.  Soft skills developed while studying abroad, from learning a language to flexibility, independence, problem-solving and understanding and appreciating other cultures, will differentiate you from your peers when interviewing for […]


Help Sheryhann DJ and Naya KR fundraise for a volunteer trip to Peru

Sheryhann, winner of the Study and Go Abroad Facebook contest, will be taking a volunteer trip to Peru, with her friend, Naya, donated by contest sponsor, Developing World Connections. Here’s what Shery has to say … We are two ordinary girls who would love to make a difference in other people’s lives. Let us share with you what may be one of the greatest decisions we will make on this journey called life.  What is […]


Trip to Europe – Spring 2013 Grand Draw Prize Winner

Earlier this year I received one of the most exciting emails…possibly ever … informing me that I won one of the grand prizes from the Study and Go Abroad Fair which was a flight to Europe on Lufthansa. I have never won anything before, so you can imagine the shock and excitement I felt. I attended the Study and Go Abroad Fair to look into law schools in the UK.  I was so grateful for […]


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