Post

I Studied Abroad

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 77 People

    I Studied In Rhonda Spain

    I lived in Rhonda, a small town in Southern Spain.  I was there for 6 months during my 2nd year of college and would not trade the experience for anything.  I had multiple years of Spanish throughout junior high and high school but it was rather useless when I...
    bellonium bellonium 26-30, M Dec 12, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Studied Abroad In Costa Rica

    I took a wonderful trip to Costa Rica to study the Spanish language. Amazingly and surprisingly to a lot of people I knew, I took the trip by myself. I flew over with a group of 10 people who I bonded with during the whole trip. It amazed me that we all got along! It was a...
    FascinatedByDreams FascinatedByDreams 31-35 4 Responses Dec 3, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    And I Got Detained!

    My five months in Morelia, Michoacan were life-changing. That sounds like such a weak, hackneyed descriptor for what I went through there, but it is accurate. Things I will never forget: the hauntingly beautiful paisajes, the agave, the mountains, the lakes and...
    ultimaluz ultimaluz 21-25, F 1 Response Oct 20, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Study In Turkey (hotel Management)

    Euro Educational Consultants Offering Study Hotel Management in Turkey with Paid Internship 9.5 Months of Certificate Programme with 3.5 Months of Study with 6 months Paid Internship and minimum US $300 monthly salary. This internship also includes free accommodation and meal in...
    hammadalikhan88 hammadalikhan88 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 2, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Japan, A Dream Come True

    I knew in high school I wanted to study abroad in Japan in college. I looked for it when selecting schools, and I started asking for tips on the application when I got settled into school. Luckly, I got to go. I went to Kansai Gaidai in Osaka, Japan. It was amazing. If you go to...
    orangeberri07 orangeberri07 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 24, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    10 months in Vienna, Austria

    when I was 16. Best experience of my life. I cannot believe my parents trusted me enough at 16 years old to go off in a foreign country!
    gingerlope gingerlope 18-21, F Feb 7

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Advise?

    I plan on studying abroad in Mannheim Germany next semester. As more time passes I am getting more nervous about studying abroad. I know I won't back out, but at the same time time is slowly winding down until I leave for 4-5 months to live in a foreign country away from family...
    Breathe6 Breathe6 22-25, M Oct 20, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Studied Abroad In Scotland.

    So last Fall I went to Scotland. It was amazing, but also nerve racking because it marked my first time being abroad. During the process I ended up choosing Scotland as the place I wanted to go because of the history, architecture and my love for the cold weather. When I got...
    agraceful28 agraceful28 22-25, F Jul 29, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Am So Negative Minded.

    technically speaking i have everything which could make anyone happy. but i am not happy, not in the least. i am so extremely negative minded that i never can think of something positive. i am good at my studies and doing good in academics, but i always have a feeling that i...
    thewarrior thewarrior 26-30 1 Response Jan 17, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Love France

    My mother is natively from France, she grew up there until she was 20 and she came to America on a trip, met my father who too was visiting from Europe (the UK). My mother knew virtually no English, so they both sat staring at each other and making gestures. Against her whole...
    lovelikerain lovelikerain 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 8, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    I really want to, but because of immigration complications (I am not illegal or anything) I cannot go out of the country for 4 years... All my friends travel abroad a lot but I...
    ramyawave ramyawave 22-25, F Jun 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm studying abroad this September in Spain . I'm so excited 😄
    Afga14 Afga14 18-21, F Jul 15

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was fascinated by religion and God and the origins of faith ever since I was a kid. I grew up in a semi-religious family. I was christened (baptized) and confirmed into the...
    PaleRyder PaleRyder 51-55, M Jul 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Help :( met on holiday. stayed in touch. nothing happened, all normal conversations.. through whatsapp we could tell something was there but I left it because i was like ok he's...
    livelovelaugh93 livelovelaugh93 18-21, F Jul 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So i am to go live in austria for a year to study my first year of medicine and i havent told my boyfriend yet because he stayed in our hometown for my sake... I have no choice but...
    JenR4 JenR4 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    this was the lovely week in my life my angel& wife sherry got promotion for her hard work she was the best and most beautiful girl i ever seen in my life.my princess was my...
    sherrymunna sherrymunna 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I want to study in china, japan or Korea.
    christinaL6 christinaL6 13-15, F 1 Response 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Between my 8th grade and freshman years of high school, I took an online class called "philosophy and pop culture." It taught basic theories and principles of philosophy as well as...
    WhimsicalWerd WhimsicalWerd 18-21, F 2 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    1 I'm young 2 I don't do drugs 3 I can't swim 4 introvert 5 I am shy 6 I am goofy 7 speak Cantonese 8 love video games 9 love food 10 relatively skinny 11 not good at sports 12...
    tommyfung tommyfung 16-17, M Jun 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was born In America but I studied abroad in Beijing for a year so I can speak mandarin and Cantonese relatively well but I can't write that well
    tommyfung tommyfung 16-17, M Jun 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My mom only had one eye My mom only had one eye. I hated her… She was such an embarrassment. She cooked for students and teachers to support the family. There was this one day...
    morganonnet2 morganonnet2 51-55, M Jul 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hi everyone. I'm Irish, born and raised in Dublin. Did you ever have a conflict about moving back home after travelling and living abroad? I'm 22 now, and have travelled and lived...
    jollygoat jollygoat 22-25, M Jun 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This will probably end up upsetting & offend some one. To those people, I would like to say: TO FREAKING BAD!!! This experience is My own person belief. You don't like it, I don't...
    Ronin1369 Ronin1369 36-40, M 1 Response Jul 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
      I was with some guy recently . It was a 3 months relationship . It started in incredible way, we've been working together for one year and we were like hating each other...
    Nadia130 Nadia130 26-30, F 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My parents worked abroad when I was a small kid. It was my grandparents and aunt who raised me. I went to study abroad where they work. I was excited that I can be with them and be...
    alilight23 alilight23 13-15, F Jun 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't know if it's me or if it's my boyfriend. I'm a college student attending a 4 year university, my boyfriend and I started dating in 2011,which was the beginning of my...
    Latch Latch 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Just had two weeks abroad on holiday. I got to the last day and hadn't bought a souvenir. My wife who knows I crossdress asked if I was looking to buy anything for myself. Sports...
    Deuteronomy58 Deuteronomy58 46-50 Jul 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am stuck in between 3 guys and one is from abroad the other two from school. They're both amazing but i dont know who to go for. The one abroad hurt me on my birthday and was my...
    zara1 zara1 13-15 1 Response Jul 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Revelation, how can we understand the end?, If we don't know what went on in the beginning? As Jesus stated in, (Matt 24:37 )" But as the days of Noah were, so shall also the...
    Tapsalot Tapsalot 46-50, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The pop machine. There was a beautiful young blonde who was going to a soda machine and she arrived there just before a business man coming to quench his thirst. She opened her...
    Somethingawful Somethingawful 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    just know, life continues after our experience here. and whether or not it is positive, is up to you. love with all of your heart, affect everyone and everything positively and...
    camryntressa camryntressa 18-21, F Jul 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hello. I have talked to many Christians these past few days due to the enforcement of my mother to come on this website. Some supported me, some did not. Many could not...
    Movingpicture Movingpicture 13-15, F 11 Responses 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    A few days ago my former roommate told me that she might not return to school this fall semester since she found a job in a research lab. She said that it seems school may not be...
    XxTinyBearxX XxTinyBearxX 18-21, F 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Many people have said to me 'your to young to be an atheist you've not had chance to experience the miracles his brings us blah blah blah' but the fact is I've studied religious...
    Daisyellenrose Daisyellenrose 13-15, F 2 Responses 9 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It is so damn hot in my country.it reaches 40 during summer and usually I'm ok with it but after going abroad I just have to wonder, why the hell is it so freaking hot?
    redroseofgrace redroseofgrace 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    and she has no idea. She means so much to me that I don't even know how to explain it. I am so convinced that she doesn't even know how much I adore her... how precious she is to...
    captivateyourlife captivateyourlife 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Diary Entries During The First Months Of Marriage I have been slowly transferring my handwritten diary entries to this site. I've reached the part about my arranged marriage and...
    thelonewood thelonewood 26-30 3 Responses Jun 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Yonsei (4th gen) representing! I really hope that I can work abroad in Japan at some point in life, its such a unique and fun country.
    nmoto nmoto 18-21, M Jul 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It's racing again, My mind, Thoughts, A roller coaster, Of ups and downs, Good and bad, Am I mad, Is it real or not, Round and round, Do you want to come abroad? Take the good with...
    Gentleandlovingsoul Gentleandlovingsoul 36-40, F Jul 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Kinda family: when i was 12 we went abroad to visit family and i had sex with 4 of my male cousins (distant cousins) at the same time, in a field near their house.
    Julieloli13 Julieloli13 13-15, F 17 Responses Jul 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The bucket wheel sand washer and spiral sand washer manufactured by Dingsheng clean and separate stone powder and dust from dinas. Its novel seal structure and reliable gearing...
    crusherment crusherment 26-30, M Jul 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So I have the ex from hell. We were long distance and it ended TERRIBLY. His best friend kept me sane during all the fights and heartbreak. I hadn't seen him in four years but we...
    sugarsweet88 sugarsweet88 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    1- i play guitar 2- i play guitar 3- i love to sing 4- im obsessed with american candy 5- i have dyed my hair alot 6- i have 9 piercings 7- i hate bullys with a passion 8- i love...
    LucyColemanxo LucyColemanxo 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hi. I'm asian. And I've got a scholarship to study in America next year. So I want to have cute boys to talk to so that they can help me practicing my english skill before I go...
    ellsis ellsis 13-15, M Jul 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    One of my maternal cousins lives abroad and she always tries to take control of my life. I have noticed that she does the same with her other cousins. She would call me every week...
    lover28f lover28f 26-30 Jul 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    1- i'm 20 years old 2- i live in kurdistan territory 3- i dont have self- confidence 4- i'm trying to gain weight 5- i have ice pick acne scars 6- i haven't been in a...
    RekeshOray RekeshOray 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I really want to study abroad. I just don't know where.
    XxVivaLaBellaxX XxVivaLaBellaxX 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I would like to say my story in brief. Last year, I fell mentally ill, extremely lonely and suicidal. I was engaged to someone living abroad, and decided to live permenantly where...
    GodsPrincesseOrchidee GodsPrincesseOrchidee 26-30, F 5 Responses Jul 5

    Your Response

    Cancel