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4 Tips for Booking Your Flight to Study Abroad

Jun 9, 2022 1:15:00 PM / by Ashley Feiler

You've been accepted into your study abroad program and it's almost time to make plans for your departure. Where do you begin? Ashley Feiler lends a helping hand in her first post today on 4 things you have to consider as you book your flight abroad.

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Posted in: Florence, Italy, Predeparture & Study Abroad Preparations

4 Ways to Save Money as a College Student in London

May 18, 2022 2:49:00 AM / by Van Le

Van Le shares how she was able to manage her finances while studying abroad and getting around London. If you are planning your budget, here's some advice on how to save some pounds!

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Posted in: London, England, Predeparture & Study Abroad Preparations

8 Things to Know Before Arriving in Barcelona

Feb 23, 2022 3:40:00 PM / by Stephen Dwyer

Almost 2 weeks down and 11 more to go! Stephen writes in from Barcelona to share 8 things you need to know before studying abroad in this city. Take in some of these gems and see how you can get better prepared for your spring, summer, or fall semester abroad in Spain.

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Posted in: Predeparture & Study Abroad Preparations, Barcelona, Spain, Local Culture

Getting Out of Your Linguistic Comfort Zone in Florence

Feb 8, 2022 10:15:00 AM / by Chris Reidy

What's it like landing in a city where you don't fully know the language just quite yet? Chris Reidy shares his first post on our blog today on the language difference in Florence and how to get by in the city while you learn Italian.

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Posted in: Florence, Italy, Predeparture & Study Abroad Preparations, Local Culture

Preparing for a Semester in London During COVID-19

Jan 31, 2022 11:15:00 AM / by Van Le

It's important to stay on top of things as you prepare to study abroad. CAPA London blogger Van Le is here to help with this quick handy guide to get your visa and COVID-19 test done, as well as tips on how to save time and money.

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Posted in: London, England, Predeparture & Study Abroad Preparations

Study Abroad Preparation Tips for a Successful Semester

Jan 27, 2022 11:30:00 AM / by Julia-Luce Mouketo

What is it like to leave your study abroad experience for home after spending several months living and feeling like a part of the city? Julia shares what she wished she prepared in advance for her time abroad.

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Posted in: London, England, Predeparture & Study Abroad Preparations

Finding My Home Away From Home in London

Dec 6, 2021 9:30:00 AM / by Andrea Arias

Andrea takes stock of her semester abroad and writes about culture shock and the reverse of it, as well as how studying abroad challenged her to take on the best of everyday life in London.

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Posted in: London, England, Predeparture & Study Abroad Preparations, Local Culture

Five Essential Apps for Studying Abroad in Europe

Nov 11, 2021 10:08:00 AM / by Julia-Luce Mouketo

100% tried and tested — these are the apps that'll come in handy when you study abroad. Julia shares her recommendations and tips on how to get the most out of these apps — from events to travel — in Europe.

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Posted in: London, England, Predeparture & Study Abroad Preparations

Experiencing Homesickness While Studying Abroad as an International Student

Oct 28, 2021 11:11:00 AM / by Julia-Luce Mouketo

Having lived in the Republic of Congo and the United States to now studying abroad in London, Julia writes about the idea of home and how to stay connected to where you're from and where you're at now. She shares 3 tips to help with homesickness.

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Posted in: London, England, Predeparture & Study Abroad Preparations

Study Abroad in London: How to Pack for Your Semester

Oct 6, 2021 9:45:00 AM / by Chi Vu

Packing does not have to be a nightmare anymore! Our London blogger/vlogger Chi Vu shares what sort of essentials you should pack for your study abroad. She also gives a quick primer on handling cash, credit cards, grocery shopping, and more once you land in London town.

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Posted in: London, England, Predeparture & Study Abroad Preparations

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