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Nina shares her conference secrets from L.A.

Our lovely international coordinator, Nina, attended NAFSA conference in Los Angeles in the beginning of June. Here are some of her thoughts from “The...

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    May 31, 2017

    A Year of Holidays

    While in some of the Asian countries, especially in the Northern ones, people are know for working long hours and weeks, in Asia there...

  • May 29, 2017

    Jeju Island – South Korea’s Hidden Gem

    Most of us know Seoul and other metropolitan cities in South Korea, but many don’t know about the hidden gem, Jeju Island. It has...

  • May 25, 2017

    Finding Happiness in Bali

    Study abroad does not always have to be about collecting as many credits as you can get and advancing your studies as much as...

Bali

Snapchat Takeover – Aylin and Claudia, Bali

Last week two of our students took over our Snapchat channel to share their life in fascinating Bali where they are doing their study abroad...

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    May 5, 2017

    Padang Bai – connecting people!

    Padang Bai, or “the slow pace town” if I may, is the port for the public ferry connecting people who wish to travel from...

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    April 3, 2017

    Volunteering in Bali

    Studying abroad for most students is about personal growth. Many of Asia Exchange students decide to also volunteer for a good cause, while on...

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    March 17, 2017

    Menjangan – The Deer Island

    With hundreds of exchange students studying in Bali with Asia Exchange every semester, we like to share some travel tips for Bali goers. One...

Bangkok

Walking around Bangkok

Bangkok, while busy with motor traffic of all sorts, is surprisingly suitable for exploration by foot. Most streets have at least a little footpath...

  • April 26, 2017

    Temples of Bangkok

    According to Thailand’s latest census, over 90% of Thai people consider themselves Buddhist, so no wonder there are Buddhists temples all over the country....

  • April 10, 2017

    Ready – set – WATER FIGHT!

    Do you remember when you were still a kid and one of the best things during hot summer days were water fights with your...

  • March 16, 2017

    Activities at and around Rangsit University

    Thinking of studying abroad at Rangsit University in Bangkok, Thailand or are you already getting ready for your studies there? Are you wondering how...

China

5 more things to do in Shanghai

The world’s most populous city, Shanghai, is one of China’s greatest economic and cultural centers. It is so full of activities we decided to publish another...

  • March 20, 2017

    5 things to do in Shanghai

    The world’s most populous city, Shanghai, is one of China’s greatest economic and cultural centers. It is also a gate between the east and...

  • February 9, 2017

    Light up your lanterns!

    Asia Exchange has its 10th anniversary in 2017, and we hope there will be many more anniversaries to come. To properly celebrate this year,...

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    January 25, 2017

    Bianca’s Study Abroad Experience in Guangzhou

    你好! (Ni hao) Hello! My name is Bianca and I am from Argentina. I study International Relationship, and last autumn 2016, I spent an...

Japan

Otemon Gakuin – the campus of blossoming cherry trees

The writer of this article is Nina, an international coordinator at Asia Exchange. This spring she visited Asia Exchange’s newest study abroad destination, Otemon...

Korea

Jeju Island – South Korea’s Hidden Gem

Most of us know Seoul and other metropolitan cities in South Korea, but many don’t know about the hidden gem, Jeju Island. It has...

Kuala Lumpur

Happy Birthday, Buddha!

Buddha’s Birthday celebrates the birth of Siddhartha Gautama, the founder of Buddhism. The actual year the Buddha was born is not certain, but he...

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    April 17, 2017

    Day full of secrets in Kuala Lumpur

    The most frequently visited tourist attractions in Kuala Lumpur, such as the Petronas Twin Towers and Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia are well worth a...

  • September 9, 2016

    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...

Lombok

Explore and conquer the countless, undiscovered islands in Lombok!

In one of our latest Blog posts, we gave you some tips on what to do on each of the famous Gili Islands, northwest...

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    May 12, 2017

    The Gili Islands – a stone’s throw away for our Lombok students!

    With Coconut palms, turquoise sea and crystal clear white-sand beaches, the Gilis are commonly known as paradise. These islets have exploded in popularity and...

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    April 27, 2017

    Kuta, Lombok – an unknown paradise?

    According to Lonely Planet, Kuta on Lombok has some of the best beaches in Indonesia. With pristine white sand, crystal clear water and several...

  • April 19, 2017

    Studying in Lombok

    In this blog post, Asia Exchange Bali intern Fabian interviews Patrick Laine (P) & Lauri Koskela (L) who have been studying in Lombok LISP program...

News

Asia Exchange and ISEP Partnership

  Asia Exchange is proud to announce its partnership with ISEP, one of the biggest study abroad communities in the world. This is a...

  • April 25, 2017

    Save the Children – Building Better Futures with Education

      Educating the youth is important to Asia Exchange, and we want to do our part in aiding children and young people to create...

  • April 1, 2017

    Indonesia Bans Alcohol!

      Indonesia is about to entirely ban alcohol! According to Java Post, the legislation published on April 1st is set to stand in effect, nation-wide, from May 1st...

  • March 30, 2017

    Asian economies rule the world by 2030

      PricewaterhouseCoopers, a multinational professional services network, published a report predicting the most powerful economies in 2030. The report clearly highlights that the center of...

Phuket

Happy Birthday Colin!

Our dear Colin Callagher, the contact person of Prince of Songkla University, reaches a special milestone in years this week! We wanted to give him...

Staff Posts

Nina shares her conference secrets from L.A.

Our lovely international coordinator, Nina, attended NAFSA conference in Los Angeles in the beginning of June. Here are some of her thoughts from “The...

  • April 20, 2017

    Otemon Gakuin – the campus of blossoming cherry trees

    The writer of this article is Nina, an international coordinator at Asia Exchange. This spring she visited Asia Exchange’s newest study abroad destination, Otemon...

  • April 18, 2017

    Falling in love with Japan!

    The writer of this article is Nina, an international coordinator at Asia Exchange. She travels around the world to visit the different Asia Exchange...

  • April 5, 2017

    Greetings from Taiwan!

    The writer of this post is Sami, an international coordinator at Asia Exchange. He works as the face of Asia Exchange and represents it...

Study Abroad

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A Year of Holidays

While in some of the Asian countries, especially in the Northern ones, people are know for working long hours and weeks, in Asia there...

Tips for Exchange Students

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How to find the cheapest flights to Asia?

Travel agents, flash-sales on airline company’s websites, flight search pages, and last-minute sales. Timing and date of the travel. There are many factors that...

  • March 16, 2017

    Activities at and around Rangsit University

    Thinking of studying abroad at Rangsit University in Bangkok, Thailand or are you already getting ready for your studies there? Are you wondering how...

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    December 15, 2016

    The best online flight search websites

    You just received your acceptance letter in the mail from your university abroad! Whoop whoop! The next semester you will live in Asia! Now...

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    December 9, 2016

    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%...

Visitor Posts

Why To Get a Graduate Degree in China

With rapid globalisation making relocation to a new country easier, more and more students are choosing to travel abroad to study. If you have already completed...

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    January 20, 2017

    How To Find The Right Exchange Program in Asia?

      An exciting opportunity open to many undergraduate students is the chance to participate in an exchange program, in which a student can study...

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    November 17, 2016

    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?

Finding Happiness in Bali

Study abroad does not always have to be about collecting as many credits as you can get and advancing your studies as much as...

  • May 8, 2017

    Experiences and new perspectives

    As 2017 marks the 10th year of operations, we have been interviewing former Asia Exchange students to ask where their has life taken them since...

  • April 28, 2017

    Life-changing experiences in Phuket

    Studying is never useless, and especially studying abroad in a foreign country can prove out to be extremely rewarding. You’ll never know when the...

  • February 21, 2017

    Met in Thailand, married in Thailand

    Valentine’s Day might be in the past, but romance is still pretty much alive in Asia Exchange! We have been updating you about the...

WIN BIG! Competitions etc

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Win a Semester Abroad with Flights!

  Asia Exchange are currently doing their biggest giveaway competition ever as a part of their 10th year of operations. At the end of...