13 reasons why going abroad is for you (yes, you!)
July 22, 2016 at 2:00 am
Travel is something that transforms so many people’s lives. They get a taste of the travel bug and suddenly stalk airline websites, google hacks for scoring the best deals and have lists of cities and countries to visit a mile long. But the next step up from taking a week vacation with your best friends is immersing yourself in local culture through a study abroad or immersion program. If you’re a student who hasn’t had the chance to travel much, someone who’s bored with your current life plan or just wants to experience the world in a completely new way, going abroad is for you. Even if you don’t see yourself reflected in the brochures or you think it’s not in your budget, here are some reasons why you shouldn’t write it off completely.