US Survival Tips

Here are some tips on getting around, and making the most out of your time in the US.

Getting Around the US

If you come from a country you can drive across in a matter of hours, or can buy flights for only a few Euros to get to neighboring countries, you may be in for a bit of a surprise when you get to the US.

Holidays in the US

Knowing major US holidays can be helpful for avoiding high plane ticket prices to the US, planning trips while you’re here, and getting an idea of what days you may have off from any internship or other program while here in the US.

Mobile Phones in the US

Want to know if your phone from back home will work in the US?
How to select which cell phone provider to use?
How to get your mobile from home set up?
How to get a new phone and SIM in the US if you’re not bringing your own?