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Reasons to Visit Oxford Part 2

Shakespeare open air play Oxford

Welcome back to the second instalment of this 3-part travel series. This week’s Reasons to Visit Oxford Part 2 feature is a  compilation of experiences and places/excursions! THE EXCURSIONS The University of Oxford summer courses If you’ve ever wanted to study in the UK, The University of Oxford offers short summer courses for international students. It …

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Reasons to Visit Oxford Part 1

view from St. Mary's Oxford

Oxford, located in Oxfordshire, UK, is a city of beauty and brains. It is famous for its prestigious institution—The University of Oxford. At first glance, you will notice the archaic quality imminent in this city. Look again. You’ll see its charm, and timeless, rustic beauty. I spent a summer term abroad there for a few …

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What to Expect When Traveling Solo

solo travel guide what to expect

Last July, I left the sultry shores of Manila to experience the British culture for a short study program abroad–all while traveling solo. The whole thing really pushed me out of my comfort zone, and has been the most fulfilling experience of my life. Here are a few things that you can expect when you embark on …

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