For most international students from India who are studying abroad in the US, the anxiety of booking tickets to travel back in December starts even before the Fall semester commences. Who doesn’t want to go back home to the amazing food cooked by mom, the bustling city life and auto-rickshaws, the high school friends who are eagerly counting down days till you come and to the family who misses you each day? Would you believe me if I said that now you could visit family and friends in India this December for the cheapest student flights available? (more…)
This definitely tops the list. “Fika” is the first word you will hear in Sweden, and you’d better know what it is: A coffee break, usually with pastries. A large amount of coffee is consumed in Sweden, and they sure love to eat anything sweet. Even the ketchup is sweet! (more…)
Mohandas Gandhi said “Be the change you want to see in the world.” Our partners at Me to We have made this their mission; to empower youth to travel and make a change, because WE can. And that’s where We Day comes in…
We Day is the movement of our time – a movement of young people leading local and global change. We Day connects youth with this movement to take action on some of today’s greatest social issues including bullying, body image, mental illness, ability, access, equality and the environment. (more…)
We aspire to inspire all our followers to travel the world and take heed of all cultures and experiences. So when you all share your travel stories with us, we are ecstatic! This is just a little love post for all of you wanderlusters out there.
We had so many great entries for our Airberlin and Dusseldorf trip contest. Unfortunately we could only choose one winner. You all had fantastic travel photos so we wanted to share your travel pics with everyone. Here are some of our favorite photo entries from our last contest! (more…)
We all know that Greece is going through some tough financial times. But just in case you’ve been living in a cave, here’s a quick recap:
Greece borrowed too much money and can’t pay it back. There’ve been protests and a lot of banks have shut down, frustrating the local residents.
But there’s a bright side to every situation! Greece may be in economic turmoil but that shouldn’t scare you from this picture perfect destination. Actually, tell your parents this is a great time to visit because you can now afford it! And, the better their tourism market does, the faster Greece can recover. So this is a HUGE win-win! Beat that Mom and Dad! 😉 (more…)
It’s time to book your flights to Asia! Whether you’re flying to China to visit your family, Japan to experience hot springs, or to the silver beaches of Thailand to escape your Winter blues, StudentUniverse has the best deals on flights. Unsure of when to book? Don’t worry, we’ve forecasted the cheapest time to book your flight based on trends we’ve seen. (more…)
As you start the journey of moving completely out of your comfort zone to a new country, be ready for surprises: both good and unexpected. This article will help prepare you for some of the unexpected ones and ease the transition. (more…)
While Sydney crawls its way up the ‘most expensive places to live’ list, it’s easy to forget the possibility of a Uni lifestyle, because lo and behold, student-friendly pockets exist and eating on a budget is on the cards! Hard to deny her natural beauty, Sydney’s food scene has taken advantage of the endless coastline, harbour inlets and the modest bustle of the CBD. With industrial foundations spread throughout, it’s no doubt fertile ground for gentrification- and when old meets new here Down Under- something tasty happens. From the Northern Beaches, to New-York-style drinking holes, and up the coastline to the infamous Bondi Beach, Sydney is tempting you with tastes one meal at a time. (more…)