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Anxious abroad? You’re not alone

If you’re worried that your year abroad might not be all plain sailing, we offer some advice on managing your mental health and making the most of your time away

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Passport to paradise

Embarking on a year abroad can be so much more than staying in Europe; six French students who travelled far and wide give their deux cents on choosing a far-flung location

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Solidarity: The aftermath of the Paris terror attacks

Gemma Sowerby speaks to Manchester students on their years abroad in Paris about their experiences in the midst of the deadly terror attacks, and the atmosphere of the aftermath, rooted in hope and solidarity

A camel ride is just another part of the Jordan experience!

Year abroad: Jordan

We talk to Elizabeth Linsley, a third year Arabic Studies student on her year abroad in Amman, Jordan

Cimarron gets to grips with the fashion industry at ELLE

Year abroad: working at ELLE, Paris

Cimarron Young, studying French and Business Management, talks to us about her year abroad experience working at ELLE magazine, Paris.

Holly will never forget the people she met in Gran Canaria. Photo: Holly Turberfield

Year abroad: Gran Canaria

Holly Turberfield talks to us about her year abroad experience