When you go abroad, you have the chance to make new friends, develop unique cultural insights, and see the world from a different perspective. But… if you’re like most AFSers, you’ll also want to come home with lots of amazing pictures! As you can imagine, studying abroad is the perfect time to bring your Instagram feed to a whole new level. So, to help you capture every meaningful, action-packed moment of your global adventure, we’ve made a list of the 6 study abroad photos you can’t go home without.

1. An awesome selfie

An AFS student and new friend.

An AFSer meeting the local wildlife in Australia.

2. You, your friends, and an iconic landmark

AFSers in Berlin.

AFSers enjoying the sites in Berlin, Germany.

3. A delicious dinner

Enjoying a meal together.

Friends sitting down to a meal of Kushari in Egypt.

4. A heart-warming hug

An AFSer in Ghana.

An AFSer experiencing family life in Ghana.

5. A stunning landscape

An AFSer enjoying the Philippines.

An AFSer exploring the Batad Rice Terraces in South East Asia.

6. An impressive dance move

Enjoying a local dance.

Performers doing a traditional dance in Colombia.

Ready to take your own awesome study abroad photos? Whether you’ve already decided on your dream destination or are still figuring out which program is right for you, we’re here to help you prepare for an epic international adventure.

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