Living with a
host family will
let you quickly
In Spain, experience the emphasis on family and
friendship. You’ll enjoy meals with every family
member present, and a lifestyle that allows for
a two hour lunch in the middle of the day. You’ll
learn to distinguish between the distinct regions
of Spain, such as Catalonia or Galicia, with their
own local dialects and special traditions.
Or venture further down South to charming Por-
tugal where you will find captivating landscapes
and historic villages. The warmth and easy smiles
of the Portuguese people will make you feel at
Experience life in Germany, with charming, his-
toric towns and fascinating cities, such as Berlin.
Germany offers opera houses, theatres, lush
wooded areas and lovely blue lakes.
Birthplace to the Roman Empire, home of the
Vatican and many other famous and historic
landmarks – you’ll experience history and the
latest in fashion design and modern technology
rolled into one when you spend an exchange
year in Italy.
The Czech Republic, Slovakia, Ukraine,
Romania, Serbia, Lithuania, Estonia and Poland,
formerly East Bloc countries, are truly the heart
of Europe. These countries are in the process
of reinventing themselves after their economic
transformations. Study abroad in one of these
newly founded democratic nations and prepare
yourself for the future while still savouring Eu-
rope’s “old world flavour.”
Between Asia and Europe, Turkey is at the cross-
road of Western and Eastern cultures. Istanbul,
Turkey’s largest city, is the only city in the world
that lies on two continents. Stunning mosques,
incredible ruins and a fascinating cultural style
are just a few of the numerous exciting encoun-
ters awaiting you in Turkey.