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Should I re-organise my year abroad?

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I originally planned to split my year aborad into two parts: work in Argentina until Christmas and then complete a study placement in CHile from March 2019 onwards. However, because of the visa requirement to be a student in Chile, I am wondering whether to reorganise my plans to go to Chile first? This would mean I could collect my visa this summer before going rather than flying back from Argentina to collect a visa in London and then fly back out to Santiago.

Where to meet new people in Madrid?

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I will be living in Madrid from September 2018 until December 2018 and I was wondering where I can start meeting people.

What kind of documentation is needed as proof of work abroad?

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I am in Argentina, and am volunteering in a variety of institutions, schools and foundations over the year. My coordinator is just not getting back to me and I'm getting frustrated as my first placement is coming to an end in December and I don't want all my work to be for nothing.

How do I cope with being overworked and hating my placement?

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I'm currently on placement in France and believe I am being overworked. I get the minimum wage for a stagiaire of €500 per month and work over the legal 35 hours per week (I work 41.5 hours). This also includes staying over two nights a week at my workplace, which is in the middle of nowhere. I feel completely trapped because I hate having to stay overnight so often at my workplace as I have no social life because of it. The evenings when I'm not working I usually spend alone in my apartment because I'm too tired to do anything and want some time to myself. I hate working so much but I'm not sure what I can do... I want a good reference from this job for my C.V and won't get one if I quit.. I also have to work a certain number of hours to pass my degree. I have 3 months left here... is there anything I can do to distract myself or make me feel better? Even when I'm not staying over at work, I get depressed during the day because I know that I'll have to stay over the next night and have nothing really to look forward to in the short term (other than the weekend) and no reason to get up in the mornings. I get to go home at Christmas, which should help. But after that I have another 7 weeks to survive until I finish this first placement.

What is the best way to transfer money from a UK bank account to an Austrian bank account?

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I am going on a year abroad to Vienna and I have already checked bank accounts there - I wish to open one up when I arrive there, as it also gives you a railcard and an ISIC card. However, I will need to transfer money from the UK to Austria, as my student loan and my EU funding will come in batches throughout the year. Is there a good way of transferring these funds from the UK to Austria without incurring extra costs?

What job would it be possible to get being fluent in 6 languages?

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So I do know 3 languages fluently; Polish, Norwegian and English. I also have been learning spanish for 3 years so I do know quite a bit of that, and I've been thinking of studying German and Korean at University level. Basically, languages are my passion and do come pretty easily for me. But I am wondering, what degree besides these languages would it be best to get? And what kind of job may be possible once I've mastered all the 6 languages?

Can anyone recommend the best SIM card to get in Germany to put into my unlocked UK phone? Preferable one that offers a large date allowance for the lowest cost and no cancellation fee?

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I have an unlocked iPhone 5s and I want to buy a SIM card that will give me a large data allowance as I will mainly be using whatsapp and facebook messenger to communicate with friends also on a year abroad and my family at home. I will be in a town called Freising near Munich doing an internship for 6 months, then going to Lyon for 6 months.