Southampton Uni

A step-by-step guide to making friends abroad

When it suddenly hits you that you’re alone in a foreign country, far from your friends and family, and have no idea what to do next, here's some advice.

by Catherine Simpson

 
 
Spain

10 reasons to choose town life over city life

by Catherine Simpson
 
Advice

Why it's ok to hate your year abroad

by Lucy Colclough
 
Careers

How to describe your language degree in an interview

by Global Graduates
 
German

How to cope with a strong dialect on your year abroad

by Joanne Cornish
 
UK

Why Britain should remain in the EU

by Helen Campbell
 
Spain

How to get the perfect private tutoring job

by Elizabeth Gardiner

Mole Diaries

 
Latin America

The Mole Diaries: Florianópolis

by Charlotte Osborn
 
UK

The Mole Diaries: Southampton

by Sarah Pannir

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Spain

How to get the perfect private tutoring job

by Elizabeth Gardiner
 
Living and working in France

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by Charlotte Hale
 
Advice

Beating homesickness - the 10 steps to happiness!

by Lucy Colclough
 
Work Abroad

Choosing an AIESEC Internship for your Year Abroad

by Katie Uniacke
 
Spain

Where to live in Madrid - a guide to the barrios

by Lucy Colclough
 
France

Dealing with an operation at the start of your year abroad

by Sophie King
 
Latin America

5 tips for keeping multiple languages separate and strong on a year abroad

by Katie Uniacke
 
Latin America

10 reasons my work placement was a dream

by Katie Uniacke
 
Southampton Uni

Combined Honours: Keeping up your second subject abroad

by Lucy Colclough
 
Madrid

Taking charge of your year abroad

by Lucy Colclough
 
Portugal

Unravelling the hidden truths of volunteering

by Lewis Blakey
 
Latin America

The Mole Diaries: Florianópolis

by Charlotte Osborn
 
Portugal

Essentials for a Year Abroad in Portugal - from one survivor to another

by Lewis Blakey
 
Living and working in France

What I wish I had known about myself before the Year Abroad

by Abbie Robinson
 
France

A Week in the Life: Studying in Angers, France

by Beth Holding
 
Portuguese

A Week in the Life: Studying in Brazil

by Hannah Talbot
 
UK

The Mole Diaries: Southampton

by Sarah Pannir