students living in london

5 things all Students living in London know what it feels like

Everybody living in London has a different experience. Maybe you’re enjoying the best of London on a CEO’s pay because your parents really are that generous, or maybe you’re counting pennies like hundreds of students living in London every year. There are things you’ll feel, think and see there that nobody else will understand. And then there are these things… Read more

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accommodation for students in Porto

Were you looking for accommodation for students in Porto?

You’ve come to the right place. Uniplaces has expanded to Porto, so we’re now offering  accommodation for students in Porto. It doesn’t matter if you’re in Porto for your Erasmus, Erasmus Mundus, Leonardo Da Vinci or on a random university exchange program. What matters is that you’re about to live in a great city and we’re there to help you find the coolest student apartments Porto has to offer. What does this mean?

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Spanish bureaucracy will let you down

Spanish bureaucracy is hell – make it easy, Erasmus Spain students.

Our lovely Spanish correspondent, Sandra, writes some more of her invaluable advice for all Erasmus students coming to Spain. This week she looks at Spanish bureaucracy: see just how crazy it is, and how you can make it really, really easy. Read more

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Easy ways to save money for students

5 ways to cut the cost of your bills

Editor’s note: As a student, you’re always looking for new and easy ways to save money. Some of you cut costs by not buying coursebooks (there’s somewhere between five to ten pints for each book after all). Others spend a week on pot noodles to afford the epic Friday night. One easy way to save money every month is to cut the cost of your bills. Jake of Save the Student shows you how!

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óbidos castle walls

Day trips around Lisbon: Óbidos

editor’s note: Óbidos is one of the coolest spots to visit on a  day trip around Lisbon. No doubt there. The walled town and medieval castle is 80km but seems to be 1000 years away. Today’s guest post explores the best things to do in Óbidos, what to see, what’s off the beaten track and more! Read more

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