Monthly Archives: August 2013


East Timor student talks about her experience in Sydney

Since 2007, Sydney English Academy (SEA) has sponsored students from one of the world’s newest nations: East Timor.  It is SEAS’s hope that these students return to their country with a language and a cultural experience that will benefit not only themselves, but also their wider community. Read more

The 4 best ways to eat ice cream in Buenos Aires: sweeten up your Spanish classes

Can you learn to speak Spanish by ordering a dark, thick, chocolate ice cream? For me, the answer is a loud, “YES”!!

I’ll admit it; I have a special obsession with ice cream. Several years of trying to lose weight have left me with a severe sugar deprivation. When I moved to Buenos Aires, tempting heladerías beckoned from every street corner. With exotic flavors like dulce de leche and sambayón, I had no choice but to indulge in the sugar and enjoy. Read more

Bianca Obermaier, Marketing Manager, Good Hope Studies

Bianca Obermaier, Marketing Manager, Good Hope Studies

Why so many people chose Cape Town as a language travel destination

For language travellers Cape Town got more and more popular during the last couple of years. It is not only a chance to perfect one’s English language skills, it is much more. It’s the way to get to know another country as well as its culture and language. Read more

Dining out in St Petersburg: a student’s top 10

As a keen foodie who’s already lived here for five months, I have a few ideas of where to go when dining out in St. Petersburg. Here is my top selection which I believe caters for a wide range of tastes: Read more

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