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What is Erasmus?

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I was thinking about going abroad for a semester and I've heard about Erasmus. Could you tell me what it is?

Can I study abroad when I don't study a language?

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I study Geography and want to study abroad.

My daughter says she wants to study abroad next year - what would she be doing?

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I am wondering where she can go, what will she do there, and what funding is available? Quite a big question, really!

I'd like to do a year abroad, but I don't want to study - what are my other options?

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I've heard that you can teach abroad - do I have to find my own placement?

I am asthmatic - what's the best way for me to manage my prescriptions during my year abroad?

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I don't want to have to keep going to the doctors when I am away, but I also want to be safe obviously!

How to find accommodation in Paris?

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Many students move to Paris during their year abroad, but unless you have accommodation organised by uni it's really hard to find a place. Can anyone suggest methods of finding somewhere or any websites they used?

Will going to Barcelona on my year abroad be detrimental to speaking Spanish?

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I have been offered a teaching placement in Barcelona and I would really love to take it but I am worried that everyone there will speak Catalan, rather than Castilian Spanish. Is there any point moving to Barcelona to practice Spanish? Will it make my Spanish worse?

I am currently studying Spanish; where can I go for my year abroad?

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I am starting to plan my year abroad and am considering the various places I can go to. Are there any restrictions on which Spanish-speaking countries I can visit? Are there any that people would particularly recommend, or would advise that I avoid? I don't want to go anywhere too dangerous or expensive. Any help would be appreciated!

Do you need both an EHIC and a Carte Vitale for a year abroad in France?

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French red tape is confusing me! Please help!

What is the difference between a 'code banque' and a 'code guichet'?

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I am struggling to understand all the different French bank terminology. Would really appreciated some help! Thanks :)

What is the best way to find accommodation in Spain?

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I will be living in Madrid - are there any websites I can visit? Or is it better to look in person when I am out there?