Top 5 Cities for Studying Abroad
Story by Tatiana Tarrio
Many college students desire to travel and see the world. Studying abroad allows students to both travel and complete their studies, but the first question students want to ask is where. According to Top Universities, the top five cities are Paris, Montréal, Melbourne, Tokyo and London. Long Beach State provides opportunities to not only study, but also participate in internships within these cities.
The deadline to apply for the fall 2019 semester is March 11. No need to worry if you missed the deadline, applications for spring 2020 semester isn’t until Oct. 1, which gives you the summer to do research and save up money. You should also go and visit the story abroad office for more information about the opportunities offered not only in these cities but all around the world. Here is a bit more information on these top student picks.
Finally, on the top of our list is London. This bustling city is full of history, art, culture and is located in Europe, allowing students to easily travel around to all the countries. Just walking to class one will see history at every corner through the architecture, monuments and much more. You can even get into certain museums for free to get an even better appreciation of the art. While studying abroad, you will have to depend on public transpiration. No need to fear here. London’s public transition is known worldwide, from the Tube to the Overground, for its dependency and cleanliness. If you want to take a break from the big bustling city, take a stroll through one of the many parks located throughout the city. Take advantage of traveling not only through England, but Europe, as flights are very affordable to places such as Paris, Santorini and Rome once you’re there. Don’t forget to also take in the sites in London including Big Ben, London Eye, Buckingham Palace and so much more.