How to successfully find a flat for your study abroad

Finding a flat can be one of the most difficult things to do when studying abroad. Especially if you’re limited by a budget. Many people will decide against studying abroad just assuming that it’s too expensive for them. I’ve already covered the costs of tuition fees in different European countries in this post. But apart from that you have to take into consideration the rent, the cost of living, textbooks and travel. It might get a bit overwhelming. But there are ways in which you can … Read more How to successfully find a flat for your study abroad

How to balance university with a job

I have mentioned getting a part time job as a way to boost your future career prospects and an additional source of income to finance you studying abroad. And I think it’s one thing that everybody should do at some point in their life. If you spend your twenties relying on your parents’ help you’re losing a major opportunity for gaining life experience and, basically, successfully learning how to “adult”. But to balance university with a job can be a hard task. That’s why I … Read more How to balance university with a job

8 reasons to move abroad in your twenties

Okay, I have to say I probably had a lot of things going on in my head before moving abroad for the first time. Actually, I had come back from an awesome trip just two weeks before my scheduled departure and I still had no place to live in Glasgow. Or a plan how to go about it, but that’s a different story. So I was mainly panicking about that, thinking about how I would miss my family and fighting off doubts about my life … Read more 8 reasons to move abroad in your twenties

How to embrace homesickness studying abroad

I am a big advocate for embracing homesickness. Owning every feeling that comes with the experience of leaving home, living abroad and travelling on your own is important. What do I mean how to embrace homesickness? Well, I mean you shouldn’t let yourself get buried in it. But you should pay attention to what it’s telling you. Studying abroad can be a tough experience. Especially for someone who has a strong bond with their family and friends. After all you voluntarily leave it all behind … Read more How to embrace homesickness studying abroad