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Get to Know Darling Harbour - Your Neighborhood in Sydney

Mar 11, 2020 10:30:00 AM / by Nicolas Dostal

Darling Harbour is quickly becoming vlogger Nicolas Dostal's favorite place in Sydney! This destination is THE place to be - from frequent festivities, water sports, and street performers, it'll never be a boring time! Darling Harbour also boasts some of the best restaurants and cafes in the city and more, so tag along on this virtual tour and see what this district has to offer.

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, sydney-vlog

10 Reasons to Study Abroad in Sydney

Mar 6, 2020 10:37:00 AM / by Stephanie Sadler

Once again this year, Sydney has ranked in the top 10 cities in the world for students. It has also been ranked one of the 10 most livable cities on the planet by both Mercer and The Economist. Sydney has long been one of the most popular locations for CAPA students too, and it’s easy to see why they love it…because we do too.

So, why study abroad in Sydney? Let’s dive in.

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Why Study Abroad

What You'll See on a Visit to Featherdale Wildlife Park & the Blue Mountains

Feb 29, 2020 9:31:00 AM / by Nicolas Dostal

Come along with Nicholas as he gets up close and personal with some of Australia's native animals at Featherdale Wildlife Park and visits the breathtaking Blue Mountains National Park outside Sydney!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, sydney-vlog

How to Plan Weekend Trips While Studying Abroad

Feb 28, 2020 9:26:00 AM / by Emma Estabrook

In this week's blog from Emma, she shares five helpful tips to help you plan weekend trips while studying abroad. With a little research, early planning, and budgeting, you can make your weekend travel dreams a reality!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia

To Intern or Not to Intern? Things to Consider When Choosing to Intern Abroad

Feb 22, 2020 9:22:00 AM / by Emma Estabrook

In Emma's latest blog from Sydney, she dives into the pros and cons of interning abroad and chats about her experience interning at a startup in downtown Sydney. Check it out if you're thinking about doing an internship abroad!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Internships Abroad

A Video Guide to the Best Beaches in Sydney

Feb 14, 2020 9:15:00 AM / by Nicolas Dostal

You won't want to miss this week's vlog from Nicolas, where he gives us a tour of Sydney's world-class beaches, from Coogee to Manly to Bondi!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Local Culture

4 Expectations About Studying Abroad in Sydney vs. What It's Actually Like

Feb 8, 2020 11:15:00 AM / by Emma Estabrook

Emma is here to set the record straight on life in Sydney so far. Expectations vs. reality - are you ready? Get into this myth debunking post featuring Sydney's beaches, people, classes, and more!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Predeparture & Study Abroad Preparations

A CAPA Student's Guide to Sydney's Public Transit System

Feb 3, 2020 9:19:00 AM / by Nicolas Dostal

Heading to Sydney? Check out Nicolas Dostal's vlog to see how easy it is to get around the city on trains, ferries, busses, and the light rail using your Opal Card!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, sydney-vlog

What NOT to Pack for a Semester Abroad

Feb 2, 2020 9:30:00 AM / by Emma Estabrook

It can be tempting to overpack for a semester abroad, especially when you don't know exactly what to expect and want to be prepared for everything. However, you'll find that you can live with a lot less while abroad, and you can always buy what you need in-country if you forget something. Find out some of Sydney blogger Emma's tips on what not to pack:

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Predeparture & Study Abroad Preparations

Thoughts and Advice Post-Semester Abroad in Sydney

Jan 19, 2020 9:44:00 AM / by Cory Clemente

Cory is back home in the U.S. and has had some time to process his semester abroad. Check out the video to hear his reflection of his time in Sydney, as well as advice to help you get the most out of your study abroad experience!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Why Study Abroad