Being Black Abroad: All About Taking Your Education Worldwide
Communication Is Key!
It's probably a good idea to figure out how you'll be keeping in contact with your family and friends before the flight takes off. Some phone companies might be able to unlock your phone for international use, but if that's not an option, there are apps designed for international conversations that need little more than a phone and a Wi-Fi connection. (Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images)