There is Beauty in Simplicity

Your study abroad advisor. It’s your university appointed travel agent, except you don’t have to pay and they actually care about your experience. When planning your trip; visit early, visit often.

Friends and family are terrific resources. Pick their brains and ask them things you can’t ask Google.

I read this book before I studied abroad and took it with me when I left. Filled with inspiring quotes and clever insights into long term travel, Vagabonding forces you take take on the mindset of a traveler and abandon that of a tourist.