The Biggest Lessons From My Semester Abroad

You are capable of more than you think To briefly set the scene: picture yourself pacing, or rather hobbling frantically as fast as you can with the heavy, cast-like walking boot the hospital recently provided. You’ve just landed in a new country, what you hope to call home for the next few months; only not everything has landed with you i.e. your main item of … Continue reading The Biggest Lessons From My Semester Abroad

A not so smooth start to Studying Abroad

Originally holding California as my dream destination and resolving to settle for nothing less, the series of events that eventually led me to sign up for and embark on a year abroad in Berlin were both unprecedented and entirely unplanned. Easily adding to the list of spontaneous major life decisions that seem to be becoming a regular pattern now, I counted down the days before … Continue reading A not so smooth start to Studying Abroad

All the Beautiful Places I Must See…

“There’s a great big hunk of world down there with no fence around it” ~ The Lady Okay fair enough, there are actual ‘borders’ where immigration and all that conundrum forces us all to go through the appropriate protocol to travel. But what if those restraints were non-existent? To travel is truly to live! It’s a blessing to experience new worlds and find yourself lost and … Continue reading All the Beautiful Places I Must See…