Year Abroad at the National University of Singapore – 1 year on

Today (1st August) marks one year since I arrived in Singapore for my study abroad year at the National University of Singapore (NUS). Bittersweet is the best way to describe how this makes me feel. On one hand, I hold a deep sense of sadness that my year abroad is over and I would do … More Year Abroad at the National University of Singapore – 1 year on

Rediscovering Yorkshire after a year abroad

Surrounded by dramatic, rolling hills of lush green farmland, and boasting an equally colorful history, the county of Yorkshire is home to some of England’s most breath-taking countryside and bygone treasures. As Yorkshire also happens to be home to little old me, growing up I never fully appreciated neither its beauty nor character. Yorkshire wasn’t … More Rediscovering Yorkshire after a year abroad

Hangzhou – The Beautiful City

The “Entrepreneurship in China”- International Summer School 2017, in Hangzhou, China is a summer school, which this year saw 37 students from 19 different universities, made of 17 different nationalities come together to understand entrepreneurship and Doing Business in China (DBIC). The programme is hosted by the School of Management Zhejiang University on one of their … More Hangzhou – The Beautiful City

Study Abroad Snags

Being far from home Although many of us will have left home for university, studying abroad represents a different and more independent kind of venture away from home. Once away, regular visits home may very well become a luxury whilst for others, expensive plane tickets mean it is not an option at all. We are … More Study Abroad Snags

The Westdale Theatre

Nestled in between a pizza place and a hipster restaurant in the student area of Westdale, and a minute’s walk from my house, is a quaint little independent cinema called the Westdale Theatre.  It opened in 1935, and offers a nice change to the huge cineplexes that cover North America, although it’s certainly showing it’s … More The Westdale Theatre