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Last minute cheap Christmas gift ideas

Christmas is soon upon us and finding the right gifts in this short amount of time can just push anyone over the edge. Whether it’s for secret Santa, a gift for a julefrokost gettogether, or Christmas Eve, Sara Gholami has got you covered. Here are some gift ideas for those who need to buy something in a flash and are strapped for cash.

Sydney: The Ocean City with a hell of a View

Thinking about going to Sydney? Sarah Møller Christiansen has some ideas on where to go if you want to check out nice beaches, cafes, and landmarks such as Sydney's Opera House. So if you're into surfing, or watching surfers, and taking strolls on the coast then read what Sydney has to offer.

Six Danish dishes to devour while you’re here

One way of experiencing a country’s culture is through your stomach. So, here’s a list of dishes that you should sink your teeth into while in Denmark. Caution! They contain heavy amounts of fat and sugar. Velbekomme!

How to do fun things in Copenhagen without breaking the bank

Copenhagen frequently shows up on lists with the most expensive cities in the world. But that doesn’t mean you have to reach deep into your pockets to enjoy the many experiences and adventures that the city has to offer. In fact, for some places you don’t even have to reach into your pocket at all.

Belgrade: Home of spicy foods and historic monuments

Eating out in Belgrade, Serbia is like traveling to four different countries, writes CBS student Milan Stojkovic, who originates from there. He also gives you pro-tips on what to do and see when in Belgrade.

Six good reasons to become a Buddy

Moving to Berlin on her own inspired Caroline Sølver to join the Buddy Program at CBS. She gives six good reasons for why you should join - one of them is getting friends for life.

The best cafes to work or study at in Copenhagen

Most of us have experienced the problem of finishing our coffees and outstaying our welcome at a café. That's why we've put together a list of five, nice and "hyggelige" cafes in Copenhagen that are great to work or study at in Copenhagen.

Joining a student organization doesn’t have to be nerve-racking

It can be a little stressful applying to one of the more competitive student organization. Three of the largest and most popular student organizations shine a light on why you should join a student organization and what they are looking for when recruiting students.

Need to land a new job? Here are five soft skills you need

“I’m currently looking for a job/a new job” – that phrase is one I hear over and over again amongst my group of friends. Many of them are looking to find a job ASAP in order to pay their rent while others are just looking for something different to the job they have now.

Helsinki’s saunas await you

No matter what time of the year you go to Helsinki, remember to be prepared. The weather shifts faster than you can say snow, but don’t worry, you’ll always find a place to get warm again.

Amman: Humus, Bedouins and Roman Ruins

According to world politics and various news’ sites, the Middle East doesn’t seem like the most appealing place to travel for a relaxing and safe holiday. But beyond the conflicts lies multiple destinations of interesting cultural and historical content and a great place to start is the capital of Jordan: Amman.

Seven Things to Try while you are in Denmark

New to Denmark? If you wanna get the full-on Danish experience, you should try seven of these "hygge" activities that the Danes do in their spare time or sometimes even on an everyday basis.

Nexus – What is it good for? Absolutely everything!

Often, when CBS is mentioned in a sentence, the word “Nexus” closely follows. Café Nexus, CBS’ famous Thursday bar, is so famous that there are stories of students from other universities suiting up to mask themselves as CBS students just to be a part of the exclusivity.

Washington D.C.: Go for a run with the big ones

Andrea Seminara went on exchange to the Land of the Free, and has collected a few go-to places and things to do in Washington D.C.. For instance, she recommends to take a run at the National Mall and say hi to Mr. Jefferson while you're there.

Melbourne: The coffee capital of the world?

If you love coffee, partying and people-gazing, Melbourne is the place to go. Mihika Deb went there on her exchange and gives you all the pro tips for the city Down-Under.