Train Traveling Guide

This summer as I study abroad at the University of Cambridge, having a home-base close to London has been extremely convenient! I have never been to the UK, so this was a great time to take weekend and day trips to many new places. My main suggestion is, if you’re in the UK for a…

Switzerland: Out with the Old…

Today was technically the second day of the new semester, but the first day for me. Jumping back into classes is always difficult before adding on the fact that it’s at 8:15 am and in another language. I spent last semester taking language courses and am now faced with actual content courses, although I was…

Florence: Never Leaving!

Finally made it to Florence and it is more beautiful than I ever could have imagined. It’s only been a few days but I’m already sad I have to leave in May! Everything is going great so far. The local people have been really nice to us, which has helped a lot. I still can’t…

Australia: Life, Love, and Laughter

As I walked to class today, the normal 10 minute walk took significantly longer. Granted the campus is fairly small, I realize I can’t turn a corner without seeing someone I know. Stoping to make friendly conversation is good, but always causes me to be late to class. It is beginning to feel like home;…