Blogs of Asia Exchange students

Below you can find links to blogs written by our students. By reading these blogs you can not only get a glimpse into student life in Asia, but you can also find lots of helpful, firsthand tips for your own study abroad period.

Bali, Indonesia – Warmadewa University

Henri Bali

Henri is a 24-year-old student from Finland. This summer he will be taking a leap to a completely new world as he is going to study as an exchange student at Warmadewa University and explore the wonders of Indonesia for four months.

Henkka’s adventure in Bali

Bali, Indonesia – Udayana University

Janni is a 22-year old student from the University of Stockholm. She spent her fall semester 2015 in Bali.

JJ taking on the world

katarina_bali bound Asia Exchange student in Bali

Katarina is a 23-year old tourism student from Arcada University of Applied Sciences (Finland). In her bilingual blog she shares her travel photos from Bali.


Juuso Asia Exchange student in Bali

Juuso’s blog from 2014 contains everything you need to know about spending a study abroad semester in Bali!

Student Life in Bali

Study in Bali - Student blog from Indonesia

Mike is a 20-year old student from the US. He spends the spring semester 2017 in Bali.

A Guy Abroad

Mariah Zanca is a 21-year-old student from Plymouth State University, US. She is currently studying at Udayana University. Follow her Indonesian adventures!

Nasi Goreng and Bintang

Other blogs from Bali:

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia – Universiti Putra Malaysia

Janni and Assi Asia Exchange student blog

Janni and Assi are Hospitality Management students from Karelia university of Applied Sciences (Finland). On their second study year they wanted to do something different and study abroad in Malaysia.


Phuket, Thailand – Prince of Songkla University

Judith Asia Exchange student blog

Judit is a 26-year old student writing about her exchange experience from Phuket in the fall semester of 2015. Her blog features beautiful photos and interesting stories about life in Thailand.


Other blogs from Phuket:

Bangkok, Thailand – Kasetsart University

  • Milena (autumn 2015): millegirl (Instagram microblog)

Bangkok, Thailand – Siam University

Ana in Asia AE student in Bangkok

Ana is a 26-year old economics and business student sharing her exchange experience in her blog in Bangkok Thailand in autumn 2016.

Ana in Asia

Other blogs from Bangkok

Seoul, Korea – Hankuk University of Foreign Studies

Antonia AE exchange student South Korea Seoul
Antonia is a 21-year old public relations student reporting from her exchange period in Seoul Korea. Her blog is a mix of beautiful photos and stories about the South Korean lifestyle.


Seoul impressions

Anika is a 22-year-old Media Management student at the University of Applied Sciences in Mittweida, Germany. She likes photography and writing. In spring 2017 she’s doing a semester abroad in Seoul.



Pauliina is a Finnish visiting student in the Hankuk University of Foreign Studies. She writes about her experiences in the vibrant capital of South Korea.

Some Roads Lead to Seoul

Niklas Asia Exchange student blog

Niklas from Germany spent the fall semester 2015 in the Hankuk University of Foreign Studies. In his blog he writes about both his studies as an exchange student and his personal insights from the city of Seoul.

Hankuk and me

Guangzhou, China – Guangzhou University

WoChina Asia Exchange student blog

Bianca is a 20-year-old student from Argentina studying at Guangzhou University this autumn! She’s very interested in Mandarin Chinese and Chinese history and culture.


Miika China calls Asia Exchange student blogger

Miika from the University of Vaasa (Finland) spent the fall term 2015 in Guangzhou. Miika’s blog is a comprehensive coverage of his experiences in the capital of the Canton.

China Calls

Mimmi in China Asia Exchange student blogger

Mimmi from Finland spent the fall term 2014 as an exchange student in Guangzhou. In her blog she shares her pictures and experiences of her studies and the Chinese way of life.

Mimmi in China


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