On arrival in Austria the first thing you will probably want to do is run down a mountain singing "the hiiiiiiiiiills are aliiiiiiive" but there are a few administrative issues you should attend to as quickly as possible.
We've put together a list of the absolute best free websites to help you improve all aspects of your language skills, keep in touch with home, store and organise your photographs, get quick online definitions and translations and get your year abroad questions answered.
Whether you’re more of a writer, a photographer, a language-learner (or all three!) check out these fantastic websites to help you make the most of your year abroad...
If you're going abroad, chances are you might get a bite of the deadly culture shock... Ranging from the lack of fresh milk, insects in lollipops, awkward besito moments, people not saying sorry when bumping into you, strange New Year traditions, taking ages to open up a bank account... The list is endless!