My time in South Africa is unfortunately coming to an end. There is so much that I have learned and I will carry these memories with me for the rest of my life. Studying abroad has been by far the best experience I could have imagined, but there are five things that I wish I knew before I started this process last year. 1. Go wherever you canĀ go! I am, of course, biased because I have fallen in love with South Africa, but when you are choosing a…

Since I’ve been in San Jose, my social media has been flooded with pictures of me at the gorgeous beaches here in Costa Rica. Time and time again, after seeing these photos my family and friends question if I’m actually studying. Despite all the beach pictures, I actually do go to classes and I love them! Before I arrived in San Jose I was curious to see what the classes were like and how they would be different from classes back home. So for everyone who’s curious to…