3 Things I Wish I Had Brought with Me on My Year Abroad… Porto, Portugal

When packing for my year abroad, I was certain that I had packed everything. I arrived in Porto with 3 huge cases that reached the flight’s weight limit, stuffed full of almost everything in my life. Little did I know, I had forgotten some essential items which left me feeling a bit lost in my … More 3 Things I Wish I Had Brought with Me on My Year Abroad… Porto, Portugal

Living the Canadian dream at Western University

After months of preparing and what felt like years of anticipation, I have finally arrived in Canada (actually, I’m more than 2 months in now!) I am delighted I chose Canada, the country, people, environment, is all just incredible. I am having the most incredible time. I really quite enjoy the outdoors and being athletic, so … More Living the Canadian dream at Western University

What I Wish I Had Brought with Me on My Year Abroad… Massachusetts, USA

I am currently half-way through my first semester, and I’ve had time to reflect on what I wish I’d brought with me. Coming to America, I had 52kg overall to bring with me, which culminated in a massive suitcase, a carry-on, and a backpack. Even with this, I struggled when deciding what to bring, as … More What I Wish I Had Brought with Me on My Year Abroad… Massachusetts, USA

A Room with a View in Nijmegen, Netherlands

A little under two months ago, I condensed my life down to 44kg and began my study abroad adventure at Radboud Universiteit in the Netherlands. Finding accommodation couldn’t have been much easier, and my room was confirmed and the first instalment paid for before I even arrived, which definitely made my move over here smoother … More A Room with a View in Nijmegen, Netherlands

Life in Residence at the University of British Columbia, Canada

Firstly when I was applying for my year abroad I was mainly considering living in off campus housing. However Vancouver has a very competitive housing market and so it can often mean that students are priced out of the market. Taking this on board and advice from previous exchange students at the University of British … More Life in Residence at the University of British Columbia, Canada

How I Found My Dream House in ‘the Happiest Country on This Earth’…Copenhagen, Denmark

Studying abroad is a lifetime experience which is full of adventure but it might turn out to be challenging as well if one is not equipped with adequate information. After living in the UK comfortably and coming out with flying colours, moving to Copenhagen Business School (CBS) in Denmark has been an entirely new experience … More How I Found My Dream House in ‘the Happiest Country on This Earth’…Copenhagen, Denmark