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Travel Vaccinations for Asia

One of the commonly asked questions by our students is “What vaccinations should I get for my semester abroad?” While there is no 100%...

Bali

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Summer Studies in Bali at Warmadewa University

Studying at Warmadewa University in Bali during the summer semester is a very special experience. The university campus is located in Renon, just a...

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    November 24, 2016

    Give me a break, please!

    Student life in Bali is a combination of studying and free time – the key is to take the most out of your studies...

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    October 31, 2016

    Dare to dream, live your dream

        Such is the spirit of Bali, that it tends to change life stories. Some fall in love, some lose their hearts to the...

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    October 31, 2016

    Home, Sweet Home!

    Looking for a place to stay in Bali during your studies? We can help you choose the best place for your comfort! Bali is...

Bangkok

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Buddhism in Thailand; What is Buddhism?

  One of our most popular study abroad destinations, Thailand, is known for the big Buddha statues and barefooted monks who wear orange robes. Over...

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    September 16, 2016

    Back in Bangkok!

    You might know what it’s like, when you fall in love… Those feelings inside, they just make you crave for more. That’s why Tanja Mäser and...

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    August 24, 2016

    Blokess goes to Bangkok

    Did you have a terrible day and are now on the look for a fast fix in a few seconds? Why not jump and log in...

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    August 6, 2016

    Bangkok: Khao San Road Do’s and Don’ts

    Possibly the most frequently visited street for backpackers in Thailand – if not in the whole Asia – is Khao San Road. As soon as the...

China

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Spring or fall semester? Part 3, China

We constantly have students asking us about which semester to choose for their exchange. If you are a student coming from the Northern side...

Japan

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5 Reasons to Study in Japan

Are you trying to decide on where to study abroad? Are you thinking: ‘Why should I study in Japan?’. Well, Japan is sustainable, innovative and a...

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    November 17, 2016

    Study in Japan!

      Japan – the land of rising sun, wasabi, and sumo wrestling… Stretching from South to North on the Asian coast of Pacific Ocean,...

Korea

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6 places you must visit in Seoul

You have probably heard about the capital city of South Korea, haven’t you? Seoul is the largest metropolis in South Korea and the 16th...

Kuala Lumpur

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Discover the most beautiful places in Malaysia

Our popular study abroad destination, Kuala Lumpur, is a very common stop for anyone traveling in or through South-East Asia. AirAsia is a Malaysian...

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    July 29, 2016

    Life skills learned in Malaysia

    ”Nothing holds me back” One could he handle, two could he handle, but every single one after that gave him a struggle. The problem...

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    October 30, 2014

    Visiting Kuala Lumpur

    The students in Malaysia are returning from their travels since last week was their holiday. Even the students are studying in different faculties and...

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    October 15, 2013

    Kuala Lumpur, part 2

    I guess this should actually be part 3 because last week I posted two videos from Kuala Lumpur and didn’t remember to write the...

Lombok

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Lombok Orientation – Fall 2016

It’s official! The first ever Lombok International Study Program hosted by Mataram University in co-operation with Asia Exchange is now running. This first semester...

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    September 8, 2016

    Gili Meno – Study in Lombok

    Our current Lombok students studying in Mataram are all living in a nice villa in Senggigi, just 100 meters away from a beautiful beach....

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    June 13, 2016

    5 Reasons to Study in Lombok!

    The deadline to apply to study on the first-ever student exchange semester in Lombok’s Mataram University is 15th of June. We still have spots left...

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    May 18, 2016

    Lombok – Our Newest Exchange Study Destination

    You may have overheard the news… We at Asia Exchange are proud to announce that we are adding a new exchange destination to our catalog, and...

News

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His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej

The King of Thailand, His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej passed away last week. If you haven’t been to Thailand, you may not how loved...

Phuket

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Explore Phuket in 5 days!

You are studying at Prince of Songkla University in Phuket, Thailand. You arrive to Phuket a week early and want to spend five days exploring...

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    August 30, 2016

    Second Exchange Semester

    Asia Exchange encourages our students to do second exchange semesters abroad. Ole is a student from Germany who decided to go for his second...

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    August 17, 2016

    Go For It!

    Heli Metsakyla, 53, graduated as a lawyer from University of Lapland one year ago. While only very few people ever dream of getting a...

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    August 11, 2016

    Giving Children Hope and a Future

    To learn to give is one of the hardest skills to pick up. Traveling in countries of lower than average GDP and visible poverty can often...

Staff Posts

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From Lapland to Bali

Bali – that world-known holiday destination with a mystical twist to it; from beaches to rainforests to volcanoes, and from local warungs to nightclubs...

Study Abroad

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Seeds of Hope Children´s home – home of smiles

Bali, the beautiful island in Indonesia is not only an affordable luxury holiday destination with stunning beaches. The population living on the island is facing same...

Tips for Exchange Students

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Travel Vaccinations for Asia

One of the commonly asked questions by our students is “What vaccinations should I get for my semester abroad?” While there is no 100%...

  • canggu_there-are-still-some-rice-fields-left
    October 31, 2016

    Home, Sweet Home!

    Looking for a place to stay in Bali during your studies? We can help you choose the best place for your comfort! Bali is...

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    October 3, 2016

    Deep in the jungle – Nias Island

    When studying the map of Indonesia, you notice its thousands of islands; there are as many as about 18,000 islands in Indonesia. Some of the islands are bigger...

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    September 26, 2016

    Buddhism in Thailand; What is Buddhism?

      One of our most popular study abroad destinations, Thailand, is known for the big Buddha statues and barefooted monks who wear orange robes. Over...

Visitor Posts

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Take Me to The Dragon’s Continent

On Visitor Posts section we share assorted blog posts by our friends and partner companies. This blog post was written and shared with Asia Exchange...

Where are they now?

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Dare to dream, live your dream

    Such is the spirit of Bali, that it tends to change life stories. Some fall in love, some lose their hearts to the...

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    October 24, 2016

    When Bali steals your heart

    Over the years Asia Exchange has enabled thousands of students to take part in exchange programmes in Asia. For some, the exchange has played...

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    September 20, 2016

    Love Abroad

    When former Asia Exchange student, Mette from Denmark went backpacking a bit over three years ago to South East Asia she had no idea her...

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    September 16, 2016

    Back in Bangkok!

    You might know what it’s like, when you fall in love… Those feelings inside, they just make you crave for more. That’s why Tanja Mäser and...

WIN BIG! Competitions etc

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Win a Semester Abroad with Asia Exchange and Free Return Flights!

    We are now looking for a university student from anywhere in the world to be our ‘social media superstar’ for one or...