The International Student Blog

Top Study Abroad Locations

Posted on November 12th, 2011 by Apinant Hoontrakul

More and more students are now studying abroad than ever before. If you are considering going on a study abroad program, one of the decision you will have to make is where to go. Some study abroad destinations are more popular than others. There are many reasons why students choose to go to one country […]

Vote Now for your Favorite Video!

Posted on November 4th, 2011 by InternationalStudentGuru

The 2011 Travel Video contest has now closed, and the entries this year have poured in! Our technical team have been working overtime over the past few days, making sure we can get them all online and we managed to do this and they are available to view on our contest homepage. This year we […]

Money Saving Tips for International Students

Posted on September 12th, 2011 by InternationalStudentGuru

Being an international student is more than just attending school in a foreign country. Part of this experience is traveling within your host country (or even continent!) and experiencing its culture. We understand that as an international student you maybe on a budget and this is no reason why you’d need to miss out on […]

Home Sick when Studying Abroad

Posted on August 18th, 2011 by Apinant Hoontrakul

Studying abroad can be a great experience – you will meet new people, experience new traditions, eat exotic foods and possibly learn a new language. But with these new experiences you may find yourself homesick missing your family, friends, pets, food or even something as simple as your own bed. When you are homesick you […]

International Students Studying in Texas

Posted on April 19th, 2011 by Jenny Frankel

International students who want to study in Texas usually exhibit a natural love for adventure, passion for personal growth, and thirst for new experiences! Without a doubt, the state of Texas (which is truly a place with its own cultural identity quite unlike any other) may be the perfect U.S. state for international students to […]

Transportation for International Students

Posted on March 18th, 2011 by Jenny Frankel

The issues of transportation for international students interested in studying in Washington, D.C. (just as with most travel abroad educational experiences) is worthy of student consideration and pre-planning. Transportation options for international students can be a tricky problem, requiring creative solutions whenever and wherever possible. An example of such creative solutions are the emerging bicycle […]

5 European Cities for €199 with Air Berlin!

Posted on June 17th, 2009 by InternationalStudentGuru

If you follow the international student twitter feed, you will have already seen this amazing deal that we have come across from Air Berlin that allows you to travel around Europe (5 destinations to be precise) for the low price of Just €199! From what we can tell there are not catches, you just need […]

Where the hell is matt?

Posted on April 7th, 2009 by InternationalStudentGuru

This is probably one of the best videos I have seen in a long while which charted the adventures of Matt as he traveled… actually danced around the world. He did this a while ago, but we still think the video is fantastic and makes us all want to travel the world more! Well worth […]

Spring Break Airfare Special Offer

Posted on February 18th, 2009 by InternationalStudentGuru

With the recession hitting home for many students, the team at International Student are trying their best to bring as many discounts and offers to students from all around the world. With Spring Break and the Easter period just around the corner, this is traditionally a favorite time for many students to travel around the […]

Win a Student Rail Pass

Posted on January 12th, 2009 by InternationalStudentGuru

With the launch of the new Rail Pass Center, we are giving away a FREE First Class Rail Pass for the UK. This fantastic prize offers benefits such as: * 4 days First Class travel throughout the UK * Must be used within a 4 month window * Fully transferable – so you can […]