All posts by Jennifer Huynh

UC Riverside to ACCENT International Consortium for Academic Programs Abroad. Spring 2014. Business Administration.

How I chose my study abroad country

One of the most prominent questions I get when I say I’ve studied abroad is, “Why Italy?” My immediate response is always, “Why not Italy?” If only my decision were that simple. Thinking back to the pre-application process days, I struggled to narrow down the countries. I knew which term I wanted to study abroad (Spring). … Continue reading How I chose my study abroad country

Navigating to and through European countries

When I first arrived in Italy, I had no clue how to travel. I knew I wanted to go places, but how would I get there? It wasn’t until my first weekend trip to Paris that I learned the ins and outs of planning and how to plan better with each trip. Note: This list … Continue reading Navigating to and through European countries

Things to pack for going abroad that will almost save your life

Featured image: tonightatnoon.com. The following is a list I compiled of things that almost saved my life during my 5 month stint abroad. I mentally thought of this list post-abroad, but feel it is the most necessary to share with fellow UCEAP (and non-UCEAP) students. You’ve probably Googled “packing for Europe” or a phrase along … Continue reading Things to pack for going abroad that will almost save your life