Study Abroad

Education Abroad: What In The World Is Language Travel?

Education Abroad: What In The World Is Language Travel?

Exploring the trend of language travel — going abroad for education, adventure and lifelong memories.
Moving Abroad? Here’s Your Checklist For A Smooth Start

Moving Abroad? Here’s Your Checklist For A Smooth Start

What do you need to keep in mind when you move to a new country? Here’s our moving abroad checklist for any and all future expats.
5 Reasons Why You Need To Speak The Local Language To Live Abroad

5 Reasons Why You Need To Speak The Local Language To Live Abroad

When I first moved to another country, I didn’t realize how badly I needed the local language in order to succeed in my new life. In this article, I’m going to explain some of the advantages of speaking the local language when you live abroad.
How To Combat Foreign Language Anxiety

How To Combat Foreign Language Anxiety

Don’t let anxiety get the best of your language-learning goals. Fight back with these helpful steps.
What Is Culture Shock, And How Can You Avoid It?

What Is Culture Shock, And How Can You Avoid It?

Living abroad is an exciting experience: It’s filled with new food, new people, new customs and it can completely transform your life. But did you know that alongside these positives, there can be a negative side to all this newness?
Ask Babs: I Misspoke At Dinner, And Now My French Host Family Thinks I’m Pregnant. How Do I Recover?

Ask Babs: I Misspoke At Dinner, And Now My French Host Family Thinks I’m Pregnant. How Do I Recover?

This month: what to expect when you’re not expecting (but your host family thinks you are). Also, an introvert struggles with intimacy and German.
How To Keep Your Language Skills Sharp

How To Keep Your Language Skills Sharp

3 tips to maintain your language-learning momentum, even when your study abroad is over.
What Kind Of Language Learner Are You?

What Kind Of Language Learner Are You?

Observer or listener? Relaxed or hyperactive? Discover your learning type and how Babbel might help you.
4 Reasons Why Being An Expat Now Is Better Than 10 Years Ago

4 Reasons Why Being An Expat Now Is Better Than 10 Years Ago

You think being an expat is difficult? Imagine being abroad alone without a smartphone and think again!
Quiz: Where Should You Study Abroad?

Quiz: Where Should You Study Abroad?

Need help deciding where you should study abroad or go on your sabbatical? Take our quiz to get some ideas!
Top 10 European Cities For The Perfect Erasmus Experience

Top 10 European Cities For The Perfect Erasmus Experience

Thinking of studying abroad, but not sure where to go? Keep reading to discover the best destinations for Erasmus students.