Study and Work Abroad blog

A blog about studying and working abroad.

Live a little!

Okay okay so I have not written a blog since February, but I guess that should tell you how much fun I’ve been having. Plus some extra time for the necessary procrastination of course. So, Let’s get into the fun stuff. First off, If you love travelling, exchange is the place for you! Furthermore, if […]


10 Things I Learned About Paris

Bonjour! As you may have gathered from my last post, I have just finished the second part of my year abroad – a six-month work placement in Paris, France! I worked as a Trainee Translation Assistant at l’Office du Tourisme et des Congrès de Paris, the Tourist Information Centre. It was a varied and (mostly) interesting line […]


The Best Year of Your Life

It’s been a minute (or six months), but here I am, finally, writing about being on placement in Paris. Except that will have to wait a week or so. First, I want to talk about feelings. One thing we often hear from languages students past is how their Erasmus year was “the best year of […]


Ten Travel Tips: Long haul flying

Flying to Australia isn’t the quickest of air-plane journeys. But the positives of a placement in Australia definitely outweigh the long journey time to Australia 1000:1.  I’ve actually done the trip both to and from Australia already. So I know a thing or two about how to get through the long haul flight. The good […]


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