CIS Abroad Blog
Traveling outside Buenos Aires | Intern Blog from Argentina
A step out of my comfort zone: Travel outside Buenos Aires During my time abroad, I had the incredible opportunity of traveling outside Buenos Aires to the southern-Patagonian region of Argentina known as Calafate. Prior to leaving my home in the United States, I hadn’t even thought of traveling outside the city I was heading […]
Eating Japanese Food Abroad | Student Blog from Tokyo
Living in Tokyo, Japan, I had many opportunities to try different dishes of Japanese food abroad. I went to Shibuya, Gotanda, Harajuku, Nakanobu, and so many other areas of Tokyo. Now I am a serious foodie and love to try everything. No matter what a food looks like, I’ll go for it. I may not […]
4 Tips to Make the Most of Studying Abroad in Italy | Student Blog from Florence
I know it can be scary not knowing what to expect when you go abroad. But after enjoying my study abroad trip so much, I thought I could offer some advice to students studying with CIS Abroad specifically in Italy. So here are my 4 tips to make the most of studying abroad in Italy […]
4 Ways to Get Over Post Study Abroad Blues | Student Blog from Scotland
Coming back home from Scotland, I experienced my after study abroad high. The “crash feeling” is the worst. I just spent 28 days and countless hours with the same people, eating breakfast, lunch, and dinner with them. Now I’m back in the real world, dealing with my after study abroad high. The only way I […]
8 Study Abroad Scholarships and Grants You Should Apply For
What? 8 study abroad scholarships and grants?! You heard right. Here at CIS Abroad, we believe that study and intern abroad experiences are for ALL students. After all, it’s not about where you’ve come from – it’s where you’re going! (And you’re going places, believe us.) In fact, many of our leaders are first-generation college […]
Black, Gay, and First Time Abroad | Student blog from Florence
My name is Lindsey and yes you read it correctly… I’ve never been abroad! As a D.C. native, it’s almost blasphemous that coming from an international hub, I’ve never been outside of the US. Up until this point in my life, I didn’t really think twice about it.
Where Should Queer Eye Fans Study Abroad?
Queer Eye is BACK and the Fab Five have been doling out the advice left and right. The show's feel-good ethos and value for on cross-cultural communication and personal change & growth fit right in with CISabroad's values. In the spirit of the show, we picked programs that we think you'll like based on your favorite Fab Five member. So where should Queer Eye fans study abroad?