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Dec 4 8:16am
Sydney

Home-Post: Abroad Reflections

by Isabella

I share a reflection on my mood and current state after my experience studying abroad in Australia for the fall.

Nov 29 9:50pm
Sydney

“Getting the most” Out of Abroad

by Isabella

Now at the end of my study abroad experience in Australia, I reflect on what it even means to “get the most out of study abroad.” I share my thoughts on the matter based on my own personal experience.

Oct 26 7:31am
Sydney

Heat and Good Eats

by Isabella

It's one of the warmest days since I've arrived in Sydney, and I have no class...I'm going to the beach! First I want to grab a bite to eat, and I end up tracing my way to a Thai place I have been meaning to go to. Here is a bite of the experience I had at Boon Cafe, and why I plan on going back for more.

Oct 26 7:13am
Sydney

An Extended Stay, A World Away

by Isabella

Mid-semester break was expected to look like a proper Instagram feed as I was headed toward Byron Bay, a trending surf and beach spot. However, I end up in the hills above in what sounds like a made-up land called "Mullumbimby," and end up having a unique experience that I would not have traded for the world.

Oct 23 1:21pm

Budgeting While Abroad: Our Correspondents Share Their Tips

by IES Abroad

You already know that study abroad is an awesome, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. (Why else would you be on this site?) You’re on board, and you've figured out everything you actually need to get there—go you! There’s just one little thing—How do I pay for stuff while I'm abroad?