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What is a reasonable weekly budget for living in Switzerland?

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I'm going to be studying in Switzerland from September and am a bit concerned about the cost of living. Is it really as expensive as people say and what can I reasonably expect to spend in a week?

How many months do I have to work abroad?

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I am doing a dual major in Spanish/International Politics and I must do a year abroad in a Spanish speaking country as part of my degree. I have chosen to go to Argentina to work independently, but for how long do I have to work there? Is there a set amount of time (several months?) or is it the full academic year?

Do you stay in your chosen country for a whole year?

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I will be starting university soon and I am looking at doing a year abroad. However, I could not find any information on how breaks would work. For example, will I stay in the country I am studying in during holidays or can I go back home to see family/friends/significant others? And if I can, how often? Thanks in advance

What is mobile?

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Traditional costumes found in the country Germany ?

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what are some native clothing found in Germany ?

What types of insurance will I need?

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What types of insurance will I need for a year abroad (e.g. travel, health, student, etc.)? I already struggle to get travel insurance due to a pre-existing medical condition so if anyone has any suggestions on where to look for insurance that would be great too!

How can I get travel insurance for 15 months and multi-trips?

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My daughter is working in France June- Aug 2016 then in Germany as an Assistant Aug 16 - May 17 then working in France next summer, probably returning to the UK between each trip and at Christmas. we're struggling to find a company that offers travel insurance for this. Would be interested to hear what others have done in similar situations. Thanks

Best thing to do about mobile phone network for America?

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Moving from the UK to USA for my third year abroad was wondering what is best to do in terms of my mobile phone network? How do I go about getting an American sim card and is it best to keep a smart phone with mobile data or switch to a simpler phone?

My niece is 19 and spanish. She is staying with me and wishes to work what papers does she need?

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She wants to work to improve her English which is very basic at the moment.