5 reasons to attend UMass, Amherst, Massachusetts, America

I have currently just started back for my second semester here at UMass after a nice, relaxing break at home. This has given me plenty of time to amass many, many reasons to choose the University of Massachusetts, Amherst as the place to spend your study abroad year. Instead of rambling on at you, I’ll … More 5 reasons to attend UMass, Amherst, Massachusetts, America

My first Thanksgiving – Brockport, USA

Last week, I experienced something truly and distinctly American: Thanksgiving. Spending Thanksgiving in the US is weirdly exciting for us Brits abroad, as it’s so alien and quaint-seeming (but don’t say that to any Americans, who take it very seriously). I was lucky enough to spend my Thanksgiving with an American family, who particularly enjoy … More My first Thanksgiving – Brockport, USA