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Taylor Knoles

WSA Paris let us see a lot more of the city than I thought we would get to see. Everything was planned and timed perfectly, I couldn't have asked for a better experience. I loved seeing the Eiffel Tower light up and sparkle while we were on our bike tour through the city. It was an amazing experience. My experience overall was a great one, I am definitely recommending WSA to my other friends that are studying abroad. 

Our tour guide, Kevi, was amazing! He was so knowledgeable and patient with all of us. I know that he made all of our experiences great. He is a really easy-going guy and the best guide that I personally have had yet! I definitely will be recommending WSA over other tours.

Studied abroad: Rome, Spring 2014

Taylor Knoles

WSA Paris let us see a lot more of the city than I thought we would get to see. Everything was planned and timed perfectly, I couldn't have asked for a better experience. I loved seeing the Eiffel Tower light up and sparkle while we were on our bike tour through the city. It was an amazing experience. My experience overall was a great one, I am definitely recommending WSA to my other friends that are studying abroad. 

Our tour guide, Kevi, was amazing! He was so knowledgeable and patient with all of us. I know that he made all of our experiences great. He is a really easy-going guy and the best guide that I personally have had yet! I definitely will be recommending WSA over other tours.

Studied abroad: Rome, Spring 2014

Madeline Corsaro

Just to be upfront- I absolutely loved this trip. Paris is huge. There is so much to see and do, a week isn't long enough, let alone two days (I was in Versailles on Sunday). But as close as you can get to see all of Paris in two days, we got there. I know I never could have done all of it on my own.

At the last minute, I decided to go to the group dinner, and I was really happy that I did, otherwise I really wouldn't have had any really French food. Kevi took us a back way to the Eiffel Tower, and all of a sudden boom! there it was. Fantastic! You know, we were actually discussing this- are you sure you guys make money off of these tours? We felt that we got an excellent value for what we paid- I doubt that if I had gone to Paris with 199 Euro in my pocket that I would have been able to do half of what we got done. Also, learning the metro was really awesome. I never in a million years would have used it if Kevi hadn't shown us how.

Studied abroad: Rome, Spring 2014

Colby Hoyer

WSA Krakow was absolutely fantastic! The itinerary gives you a very well-rounded adventure of the city and surrounding area. From exploring the old city, to the WWII concentration camps, to the salt mines there was something for everyone to enjoy. WSA plans just enough to keep you busy, but also incorporates free time for each student to personalize their visit to Krakow. It was an unforgettable adventure! Also, to make the trip even better the local guide Dawid was so much fun and went out of his way to ensure that every student had a great time.

Studied abroad: Notre Dame London, Spring 2014

Breanna Elger

Paris cannot be done any better in three days than this WSA trip! Kevi was absolutely phenomenal - laid back, fun, and very knowledgable. He made the trip above and beyond what we could have dreamed! It was the trip of a lifetime and a great value (especially compared to other companies). Thank you WSA! The nighttime bike tour was absolutely incredible! Nothing will compare to being able to having that experience. It was very unique to the trip we did and I am so grateful for it.

Amazed at how well Kevi structured and led the weekend. He was also so patient with us and fun. And was always wanting to help and offer guidance in any possible way - he went above and beyond! The trip was planned phenomenally! We were able to do a lot in the short time we were there but it was not too structured. It was great to have free time despite being part of a tour. My only suggestion is maybe give a little more time in the churches and more free time in the Louvre. 

Studied abroad: Saint Mary's, Rome, Spring 2014

Lizzie Fitzgerald

I felt like I really got to experience everything WSA Amsterdam had to offer. It wasn't too boring like a traditional tour tends to be, but I didn't feel like we were rushed around to see everything possible either. The WSA team picked the things they knew we would enjoy the most, and they couldn't have been more right!

I was amazed at how friendly and open Arthur was. He made the experience unforgettable by making it what we all wanted it be. I never in my life imagined I would spend the night in the Red Light District, but I felt safe and comfortable the entire time thanks to WSA. In fact, Amsterdam is probably a city I never would have ventured to on my own, so I really owe the whole experience to WSA. 

Studied abroad: Maynooth, Ireland, Fall 2013

Connor Hollensteiner

WSA Swiss Alps was perfect to give the students options of activities should they not want to ski, but also made it very easy for those hitting the slopes to get rentals, lift tickets, and directions to the mountain. We even had a hostel to ourselves, and the beer, never-ending peanuts, chocolate, and pretzels waiting for us there were a great touch. . Everyone cleaned after themselves with no issues and the sense of family that weekend was unlike I could have ever imagined. 

Studied abroad: London, Fall 2013

Alexandra Kenny

Loved WSA Swiss Alps! Especially being at the top of the mountain while skiing and looking over the alps. Thought it was a great trip, wish it was longer!

Studied abroad: Westminster, London, Fall 2013

Nicole Tse

I really enjoyed my time in Budapest! Can't stress enough how wonderful Bogi was--she engaged us in conversation in addition to explaining the sights we were seeing, and by the end of the tour she felt more like a friend who happened to live in Budapest than a tour guide. 

Studied abroad: Spain, Fall 2013

Miranda Doran-Myers

I had amazing experiences on both the Paris and Budapest trips, it's such a great way to be able to see the city without being constantly lost (both geographically and language-wise) and the guides knew to show us places that I never would have thought to look for. Thanks! 

Studied abroad: FSU London, Fall 2013

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Dan McGlinn, University of Notre Dame

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Great mix between learning and leisure. Our tour guide, Lauren, was extremely knowledgable and also very well connected. The weekend was a blast!

Dan McGlinn, University of Notre Dame ~ Notre Dame Global Gateway, Rome, Summer Break 2016

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