How is Halloween Celebrated Around The World?

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Ever wondered how Halloween is celebrated around the world? It’s not such a big deal in Singapore, so I went about asking others how they celebrate this occasion in their country! 1. London, U.K. While Halloween is celebrated much more staunchly in the United States than in England, Laura‘s Halloween tradition has always remained the same. […]

Student Travel Series #8: Turning “no”s into “yes”s through travelling

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This time, I decided to interview a friend from home, Singapore. Having returned from his international exchange in January this year, I met up with Jereme to hear all about his wonderful Europe stories. The more I heard, the more I reminisced my own exchange in 2015. I always love hearing about my juniors’ own […]

Locals Spill Their Hometown Secrets

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Visiting a city you’ve never been but not sure what you cannot miss? No recommendation is better than hearing from the horse’s mouth. In this case, it’s hearing what locals personally recommend from their own city. I posed a question to the local experts from around the world: What is one unique thing you have to […]

7 Best Countries to Visit in Europe for Exchange Students on a Budget

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The most rewarding aspect of studying abroad is experiencing the culture and vibrant lifestyle of new places. This is perhaps the main reason why exchange students flock to Europe. With cheap student rail passes and budget airlines, students are enabled to work and play without break the bank. Avoid peak tourist season, stay in hostels, […]

12 Cities to Celebrate This Christmas

Rio de Janeiro; 12 Cities to Celebrate This Christmas

 As we countdown to the most magical time of the year, enhance your year-end getaway with yuletide nostalgia by visiting these enchanting cities for exceptional experiences, set to get you in the festive spirit of taking off. Vienna The majestic Belvedere Palace offers a grand Baroque-style backdrop for the Christmas Village in the festive season. […]

10 Best Countries to Visit for People On A Budget

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It’s the holiday season. If you’re looking for great places to travel without creating a huge dent in your wallet, take it from the seasoned travellers. There are fantastic countries you can go for a lot less money than you might assume. So choose wisely and get more for your money by opting for locations […]