10 people you don’t want to sit next to on a plane

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10 people you don’t want to sit next to on a plane 1. Chatty Kathy Known to corner some poor man or woman into a conversation and just won’t stop talking..for the entire flight. The other person in the conversation clearly wants to escape but can’t because of seat assignment.   2. Babies I know, [...]


Frequent Flyer Programs and Study Abroad

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Two years out of study abroad I’m asking myself why I never signed up for frequent flyer programs. I flew more in those four months of study abroad than I have in my entire life. It makes no sense. Now, I’m obsessed with frequent flyer points and have recently learned some tricks to accumulate some [...]


How to survive the long plane ride to wherever you are traveling to.

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Chances are you’re pretty stoked to get to wherever you may be studying abroad, but you’re probably dreading the flight over.If you’re anything like me, you can’t sit still for long and the idea of being in a plane for a long time is almost enough to make you not study abroad. Turns out the [...]


Transportation in Europe

Random facts for study abroad students about Transportation in Europe   Everyone will cheer and clap when the plane lands. Gypsies and beggars will approach you on the train with flyers and sob stories. If you don’t stamp your train and bus tickets you will be fined. Only American students wear sweats on public transportation [...]


Is Ryanair For Real With This Cabin Crew Calendar?!

Just when you thought Ryanair couldn’t get any more ridiculous (selling lottery tickets and smokeless cigarettes on the flight, unbelievably cheap prices, free-for-all seating methods, encouraging passengers to use cell phones during the flight) ..they come out with this! A Cabin Crew Calendar? Seriously?! I guess its for charity..