Colleagues in CataloniaSubmitted by CEABlog on Thu, 10/27/2016 - 16:38
The beginning of a new year brings about a desire for resolutions and fresh starts. Studying abroad during the spring semester is a great way to set the tone for all that the year has to offer. Here are some of the many reasons why you should study abroad in the spring.
You get to start the year on a fresh and exciting note.
If you were to ask anyone who has studied abroad what they liked about their experience, they can easily respond back with a novel-like response. If you were to get something short of that, then that person might just want to spare you from them going on and on. As CEA Alumni, we’ve been there and we know once we start talking about our experience, stopping can become a challenge.
The best part of traveling to new countries is experiencing different cultures and ways of life. Fortunately that means trying new incredible food and deliciousness. Any world traveler will tell you that no two cities are the same in terms of the local cuisine. Many people know that Spain is famous for their Iberian ham and rice dishes, but there’s much more to that glorious country.
Picking up and leaving home for 3 months seemed a lot easier before I had to start packing and get on the plane. Eventually I would be landing in a foreign country alone, uncomfortable with the language and waiting for someone to pick me up and take me to my house for the next few months.