One of the most exciting parts of your study abroad experience might be deciding what country you want to call home for the next semester or year. Unless you are studying a specific foreign language, the possibilities are endless for the study abroad programs and locations available to you. Whether you decide to go the more traditional route with a European country, experience Latin culture in South America, or brave the wild in tropical Madagascar, you may have a tough decision ahead of you. It is important to not only be informed of the culture and customs of your possible destinations but to choose a country that fits your academic needs. After all, the destination of your study abroad trip could make it the semester of a lifetime! Here’s a list of the top places to study abroad around the globe.