Last Updated on March 16, 2020 by AIFS Abroad
Believe it or not, the new year is right around the corner. Hoping to spend part of 2019 in a new country living your best life? We’ve got you covered – with our wide array of 2019 study abroad programs.
All you have to do is decide where to go. To make your decision easier, we’ve picked some of our favorite study abroad destinations for you.
Here’s our top 10 list of the best places to study abroad in 2019.
It’s hard to beat a semester abroad in Budapest, Hungary. This beautiful European city is a treasure trove of architecture and world-famous attractions. Plus, it’s in an optimal location for excursions to other European cities too – like Vienna, Austria or Prague, Czech Republic.
Filled with color, creativity, and lots of dancing, Buenos Aires is one of the world’s liveliest locations. It’s difficult not to feel inspired in this Argentinean city. While Buenos Aires has always been one of the best places to study abroad, this upcoming summer is the ideal time to study there – with our new Second Language Acquisition Program.
Home to Renaissance masterpieces, world-renowned restaurants, and amazing architecture, Florence is a city like none other. In 2019, call Florence your home for a summer or semester while studying abroad. An array of unique and exciting courses are available – including a once in a lifetime course in Wine Marketing!
Rich with culture, history, and home to Harry Potter, there’s always something for college students to see and do in London.
Next summer, there are many fantastic study abroad programs in London – like our 3-week Black London program. Or, if you want to explore London and beyond, awesome study and travel programs – like LGBTQ+ in the UK: Pride and Prejudice and Western European Cinema – are also available.
The capital of the Czech Republic, Prague’s history goes back hundreds of years. It’s also one of the most affordable cities in Europe – which makes it extra appealing for college students. A semester abroad in Prague will give you ample time to discover all that the “City of a Hundred Spires” has to offer.
From pastry making seminars to horse-drawn sleigh rides and charming Christmas markets, Salzburg is a real-life fairy tale. With the magnificent alps at its doorstep, Salzburg tops our list of best study abroad locations. Next fall is the perfect time to experience the magic of Salzburg, Austria for yourself.
Flamenco venues. Bustling tapas bars. Lively culture and affordable attractions… these are just a few of the many reasons why Seville is a dream study abroad destination. Luckily, 2019 is the time to go – with AIFS’ new semester study abroad program in Seville.
Nicknamed the “Venice of the North,” St. Petersburg is at the heart of Russian culture. As one of the world’s major cities, there’s always something to do here – from concerts and operas to boat trips and brewery tours. While studying abroad in St. Petersburg, learning extends far past the classroom as you experience Russian culture in new ways daily.
A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Viña del Mar, Chile has been called one of the most captivating areas of South America. This coastal resort city offers incredible views of the South Pacific, mouthwatering meals, and is only a short ride from Chile’s capital, Santiago. It’s one of the best locations to study abroad and to learn about Chilean culture firsthand.
From the vast Australian Outback to beautiful beaches and marine life, Western Australia never fails to dazzle and delight. If you’re hoping to explore the world’s most wonderful, natural gems, this Australian state awaits. With AIFS’ two study and travel programs – Storytelling in Australia and Tropical Marine Biology in Australia – summer 2019 is the best time to study abroad in the land Down Under.
For your New Year’s resolution, make your dreams come true: Study abroad in 2019! Learn more today.