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Tanya at Babeş-Bolyai, Romania

During July 2012 Tanya Olivier attended an intensive summer programme in Romanian Languages at Babeş-Bolyai University, here is her story.

Before you leave…

Trip approved. The two words you’ve been longing to see in black and white finally arrive in your inbox! So what’s next? Once your heart rate has returned to normal, the first step is to figure out how best to get to your destination. For me, that was Cluj, Romania. Bear in mind that flying direct, especially if you’re going to a smaller town, is often more expensive (albeit less stressful) and way less fun! Be sure to explore other options such as buses and trains leaving from the capital. Remember that your goal is to learn so the more opportunity you have to interact with locals (which is inevitable on public transport, whether you like it or not!), the better.

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