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Cabrillo Monument and Museums – Student Experience of Juergen H. – Semester Abroad USA

Monday, March 17, 2014

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Cabrillo Monument In the year of 1542, Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo (see picture) set his foots as the first European on what is now known as the West Coast of the United States of America. The Cabrillo monument museum tells about this exploration. The most interesting part of the small museum is the old instruments for […]

Yosemite National Park, Avenue of the Giants and San Francisco – Student Experience of Juergen H. – Semester Abroad USA

Monday, March 3, 2014

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The Yosemite National Park offers a lot of hiking trails for beginners as well as for good hikers. Especially for beginners, there are really short hikes in Yosemite Valley, leading to fascinating waterfalls. Some are even less than 20 minutes and the trail is very easy to go. If you are an experienced mountain climber, […]

Rocky Mountains, Here we go! – Student Experience of Victoria K. – Semester Abroad USA

Monday, February 17, 2014

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Rocky Mountains- here we go! My trip in the Rocky Mountains began on a Thursday afternoon at 5.15, when we almost missed the ferry to Vancouver. After a 2-hour ride we finally arrived in Vancouver and could start our 8-hour drive to Lake Louise. While we were driving it got darker and darker until you […]

Bars in San Diego – Student Experience of Juergen H. – Semester Abroad USA

Monday, January 6, 2014

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Bars in San Diego – Student Experience of Juergen H. – Semester Abroad USA

Nightlive in San Diego The Typhoon is located at 1165 Garnet Ave in San Diego. Thyphoon is good for dancing and the drinks are cheap. There are multiple dance floors, and also the bartenders make a good job. Margaritas are $4.50 on a Taco Tuesday and have a good size. If you go there on […]

San Diego’s Top 5 Restaurants – Student Experience of Juergen H. – Semester Abroad USA

Friday, December 20, 2013

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San Diego’s Top 5 Restaurants – Student Experience of Juergen H. – Semester Abroad USA

5. American Breakfast at Great Maple The great maple in 1451 Washington Street is a perfect place for breakfast. Great Maple has a varied menu and all is high quality food. The typical breakfast is with eggs and bacon, it is really good. The only disadvantage is that the breakfast at this place is expensive, […]

Getting settled in San Diego – Student Experience of Christian S. – Semester Abroad USA

Monday, December 16, 2013

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Getting settled in San Diego – Student Experience of Christian S. – Semester Abroad USA

A semester abroad is a challenging task for a young student and especially the first weeks can be tough. Finding a place to stay, unexpected cultural differences, the language, using public transportation or a simple trip to the grocery store are just some of the challenges you have to master while studying abroad. One of […]

Silicon Valley Tour 2009

Tuesday, November 29, 2011

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CIBU’s Trip to Silicon Valley (which is part of the Entrepreneurship Course of the Master’s program) is a week full of entrepreneurial spirit, taking place in the heart of the Bay Area. Students get first-hand information from entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and consultants about how Startups become successful and how business is done in Silicon Valley. […]

(Español) Banana Bungalow – Alojamiento para los primeros días en San Diego

Monday, November 14, 2011

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Study Abroad USA: A day in the life of a CIBU student

Friday, April 23, 2010

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Study Abroad USA: A day in the life of a CIBU student

So, you want to study abroad in the US? Are you wondering how it will be? What to expect? Here is a typical day of  a CIBU (California International Business University in San Diego) student. 7.00 a.m. – my alarm clock rings. Gosh, it’s far too early to get up, but the sun is shining […]