Europe Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

Study Abroad: Berlin vs. Prague

Jump to last reply

I am trying to decide where to study abroad for one semester. I will be going in the Fall of 2014 so I have a while before I go, but I need to start making plans now. I have narrowed my choices down to these two cities but can't decide between them. At the time I go abroad I will be 20 turning 21, and am looking for a well rounded experience.

The biggest things to consider in deciding/weighing options is:
Friendly people
Cheap(ish)
Safety
Fun nightlife
Attractions
Ease of communicating (should I learn the language or will I be fine in both)

Another point I should make is that during high school I had a foreign exchange student from Prague and so I would already know someone and we would hang out for a lot of the time I was there, so he would be able to show me around and everything.

38 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

  • Announcements:
  • Writers Needed for Georgia Coast
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Jul 18, 14 at 03:12 PM
  • Writers Needed for Rwanda and Uganda
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Jul 18, 14 at 03:12 PM
  • Writers Needed for Zimbabwe, Zambia and Tanzania
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Jul 18, 14 at 03:11 PM
View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 England, Scotland, Ireland, and France... Where do I start?! (three weeks)
  2. 2 Crete at Christmas-which 3 towns to base ourselves?
  3. 3 Help with a small island in Greece
  4. 4 Mykonos - to rent a car or to not.
  5. 5 10 days switzerland trip itenary..
  6. 6 If you had a week in Switzerland...
  7. 7 Advantages and Disadvantages of Visiting Turkey At This Time
  8. 8 Impressions of Bad Tolz?
  9. 9 Rethymnon vs. Chania in early October?
  10. 10 specific question about my possible trip to europe with Schengen law
  11. 11 Versailles King's Chamber Tour
  12. 12 Spain for 5 days at end of August
  13. 13 Need Help For August Spain Itinerary (10 days)
  14. 14 Trip Report TR: Solo in LONDON for ten days on unfinished business ...
  15. 15 Planning to visit Barcelona and Santander in the fall next year
  16. 16 things in Rhonda
  17. 17 Month in Spain in September - Itinerary Feedback please
  18. 18 Madrid—Portugal—Northern Spain—Barcelona by car, need an itinerary...
  19. 19 Trip Report On the road again - another country roads tour of France.
  20. 20 A full week in The Netherlands
  21. 21 There Nights in Venice - Lodging, Tour, Places, Language
  22. 22 A weekend in Europe--where to go?
  23. 23 Girona, Spain - Restaurant for a Sunday night
  24. 24 Amalfi Coast vs Greece
  25. 25 Italy Itinerary help - leaving in <2 weeks
View next 25 » Back to the top