Photos and words by Elizabeth Hung
You’ve just received a letter congratulating you on your acceptance into an exchange program. Your heart leaps with excitement as you message everyone, and start googling the best places to go and eat in your host country. But then fast forward to a week before departure, and you realise how little preparation you’ve actually done. Don’t worry, I’ve been there, done that.
After my recent field school trip to Jogjakarta (Jogja), I thought I’d share eight tips to help you get ready for your exchange, and make the most of it while you’re there.