So glad I Madridn’t: 6 reasons why I am loving smaller-town study abroad

(Source: speutschlish)

… the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time.

T.S. Eliot

What song represents (or represented) your time abroad?

Welcome to Paris!

Tereza talks about her first week in Paris and the culture shock she experiences. Read more ^

Academic Experience: Being a Student Abroad

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Today we got to take a river boat on the Thames to Greenwich! Other than it being a bit chilly, it was super fun, and there was a guide telling us about historic sights along the river the entire ride!

And once we got to Greenwich we went to another food market, so of course I was quite pleased.

Beautiful photos!

Settling

Though the Golden Gate is a classic, the Bay Bridge is quite a sight to see as well.

What is your favorite underrated landmark? Feel free to reply with a photo!

Though the Golden Gate is a classic, the Bay Bridge is quite a sight to see as well.

What is your favorite underrated landmark? Feel free to reply with a photo!

Why do you go away? So that you can come back. So that you can see the place you came from with new eyes and extra colors. And the people there see you differently, too. Coming back to where you started is not the same as never leaving.

Terry Pratchett, A Hat Full of Sky

(Source: goodreads.com)

Tokyo travelers! Help us plan our first SGG meetup: