An overhead view of London

Student Life: London vs Dublin

Studying abroad is a fantastic experience but it can be tricky to know which country and which city to pick. If you’re thinking of heading to university in the UK or Ireland, London and Dublin are the first two places you should consider, because they’re the capitals. Luckily, we’ve got all the details on both cities, helping you decide on the best one for you. Read More

5 Hidden Northern Italian Towns to Keep on Your Radar

Northern Italy’s tourism is dominated by Venice in the east and Milan in the west, with people occasionally paying a visit to Verona in between. Often overlooked due to the popularity of southern Italy with Puglia, Amalfi Coast, and of course, Sicily, or the central Tuscany region, there are plenty of towns worth visiting in northern Italy. So why not ditch the crowded south and escape to the cool north?

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6 Ways To Truly Enjoy Berlin

No European tour is complete without a trip to Berlin. This modest yet magnificent metropolis represents the fiery spirit behind the powerful German nation, and the damaged heart of a tragically significant history. Read More

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Puerto Rico

When you think of a warm getaway, some of the first destinations that come to mind are Cancun, Miami, Panama City Beach, South Padre Island, and Punta Cana. Break free from these mainstream cities and see why Puerto Rico offers an unbeatable experience for a vacation that’s outside-the-box. Read More

How to Make the Most of Your Semester Abroad

Studying abroad is an excellent opportunity for you to get out of your comfort zone and broaden your experience and knowledge. Besides studying, you might want to gain some non-academic experiences. Here are some tips to get the most out of your semester abroad: Read More

Cool Stats from 2014

2014 was the best year yet for StudentUniverse. We had more members flying to more beautiful locations then ever before! Check out this cool infographic of some statistics from our globetrotting members as we all say #cheersto2015! Read More

Millennials and the “Precheck” Program, Upgraded Seats for Non-Elites and Top Travel Destinations 2015

Millennials Aren’t Worried About Security Queues; Just Safety

Over 90 percent of travelers think that airport security lines longer than 10 minutes are unacceptable. To avoid long security lines, 740,000 travelers are now enrolled in the TSA’s “Precheck” program. Travelers deemed as “low risk” that pay $85 and undergo a background check can move through an expedited security screening at participating U.S. airport checkpoints. This screening allows passengers to keep their belts, lightweight jackets and shoes on and keep their laptops in their carry on bags while moving through the security screening process. Read More