One of the best things about study abroad is that you have the chance to travel to your heart’s content. In between last and this semester, many study abroad students had the opportunity to travel during their winter vacations.
Emilia Ornelas, who is currently studying in Chile, talks about her adventures throughout the South American continent: http://sfstateabroad.com/winter-break-chile-argentina-brazil-bolivia-colombia/. Although it may be winter in the US, Emilia was able to take advantage of South America’s summer break and take lots of breath-taking photos.
Nora Schleupner, who is currently studying abroad in Japan, reveled about her New Year’s adventures with her friend’s family in Akita: http://sfstateabroad.com/winter-trip-new-years-akita/. Check out her mouth-watering post that is filled with lots of delicious food. Yum!