5 Reasons Why the UK Is the Best Place to Study Abroad

Looking for the best place to study abroad? Look no further than the UK. Here’s why:

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Culture

Studying abroad is a cultural experience. Imagine cobblestone streets, picturesque countryside, countless landmarks and a pub culture unlike any other. Whether you’re interested in literature, music, cinema or history, the UK is teeming with cultural gems you won’t find anywhere else. Throw in a royal family, ancient tradition, countless castles, and all the pomp and circumstance of an empire that once ruled over three quarters of the modern world and the UK becomes a cultural giant.

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Nightlife

All work and no play makes for an incomplete (and dull) study abroad experience. The UK offers some of the best nightlife in Europe with incredible music to boot. Studying abroad in the UK offers the exclusive opportunity to experience some of the wildest student nights in Europe and a chance to mingle with the locals.

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Travel Opportunities

Located on the cusp of Europe, the UK is an amazing hopping-off point to travel the rest of the continent. Flights from the UK to neighboring countries often cost less than the price of an overweight suitcase. But don’t forget about the travel opportunities available inside the UK itself. Made up of several distinct island cultures the UK offers exotic cultural experiences and rewarding travel opportunities inside its borders. The UK further boasts an impressive railway system that makes travel within the country accessible and affordable (even on a student’s budget).

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