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…

A Weekend in the city: London Edition

London is known for Big Ben, the Queen, Westminster Abbey and its other touristic attractions. However, what does it have to give after that? Having lived in this city for six years, I am going to give you my favourite places, some more known than others. For a typical week-end in London you could start with a brunch in Hyde Park at the Orangery restaurant. … Continue reading A Weekend in the city: London Edition