Top tips for packing hand luggage for a weekend break

Considering a weekend break is just a short period away, lugging around a large suitcase really wouldn’t be necessary for this kind of travel. Plus, being a student you’d want to save as much money as possible. It means you can avoid paying that little extra for additional suitcases and instead, put this saving towards your spending money! You might not think that taking just hand luggage will be able to carry all the items you require, but when it’s done properly it can be relatively easy to pack for a weekend away with a lot less stuff. Here are…

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Best places to visit while studying abroad in Australia

If you’ve been lucky enough to get a chance to study in Australia as a foreign student, then you must have been thinking about which places to visit to experience Australia in the best way possible. If you’re not sure which locations to put on your list, here are 7 places you shouldn’t miss. Find a way to visit them and you won’t be disappointed. 1. Great Barrier Reef This is the number one on the list because it’s one of the most incredible world’s wonders. The reef is even longer than the Great Wall of China and can be…

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Best cities in Australia for foreign students

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Australia is not only one of the top favourite tourist destinations, but also a country where many foreign students decide to attend universities. Its cities are included among the best university centres in the world with regard to knowledge and living standards. Namely, every third student comes from abroad. Australia attracts almost 300,000 foreign students a year primarily from India, China, Korea, Malaysia, and Vietnam. However, young people from other parts of the world also consider Australia as one of the most desirable study destinations. Below are some of the best cities in Australia for international students to study and live….

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A student’s guide to a safe road trip

There is no better way of spending the summer break than hitting the road with your friends. Settle on a route that will enable you to take fun and adventurous breaks, a bit of sun and surf, some nature hikes, and a cool party or two. But don’t forget that when it comes to the road trip, safety is always first. You need to make sure that you get everything ready for the big trip, and to stay safe while driving. And this article is here to help you do just that. Let’s start! Lock in the route A lot…

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Brexit Britain: what impact will Brexit have on the Erasmus programme?

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The date is the 23rd of June 2016. The date of the EU Referendum in the UK which was organised by UK Prime Minister David Cameron to determine whether Brexit will occur. In the referendum, 51.9% of the population chose to leave the European Union and ever since it’s been a growing topic amongst Britons and Europeans alike. There have been many concerns and worries about what this holds for the future of the country. But what about what it means to students, and the future of our education system? What exactly is Brexit? The UK population voted to leave…

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