Blog tagged as culture

LET'S TALK TAPAS

18.11.21 10:35 PM By Steven Davis - Comment(s)
LET'S TALK TAPAS

When you think of Spain, there are several images that most likely come to mind. You probably picture the bright colors of flamenco dresses, beautiful architecture lining the narrow streets, warm beaches… and of course, tapas.

Here in Spain, everything is a social activity, including the way the Span...

THE DOS AND DON’TS OF PACKING FOR STUDY ABROAD

18.11.21 10:03 PM By Steven Davis - Comment(s)
THE DOS AND DON’TS OF PACKING FOR STUDY ABROAD

Whether or not you’ve traveled before, packing for a study abroad program requires much more attention than most other trips. You’re gone for a longer amount of time, have to consider the destination’s culture, may need clothes for different seasons, and still have to meet weight requirements! If yo...

3 BENEFITS OF LIVING WITH A HOST FAMILY WHILE ABROAD

18.11.21 09:58 PM By Steven Davis - Comment(s)
3 BENEFITS OF LIVING WITH A HOST FAMILY WHILE ABROAD

There are a lot of factors that go into choosing a study abroad program. Obviously the destination and the courses matter, but another big factor that’s often overlooked is the housing situation: living independently, or with a host family.

Many programs place students in apartments or student housin...

RETHINKING THE GOLDEN RULE

18.11.21 11:36 AM By Steven Davis - Comment(s)
RETHINKING THE GOLDEN RULE

Everyone knows the Golden Rule: “do unto others as you would have them do unto you.” Or more colloquially, “treat others the way you want to be treated.” It’s a fundamental moral rule that most people claim to live by. It’s a fundamental feature of many societies and religions, and yet it’s probably...

5 REASONS TO STUDY ABROAD IN SEVILLE DURING THE SPRING

18.11.21 10:44 AM By Steven Davis - Comment(s)
5 REASONS TO STUDY ABROAD IN SEVILLE DURING THE SPRING

If you’re considering studying abroad in Seville, there’s no better time to see this city come to life than the spring. In a semester long program, you’ll be able to watch the city change with the temperatures, and experience some cornerstone cultural events. Starting with these five reasons to stud...

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