Arriving in NYC

American School Bus!

Rebecca Gower Exchange to St John’s University, USA Semester 1 , 2018   From the moment we touched down last week at JFK airport, I have had an incredible time. I spent a few days in Brooklyn before college began – which I definitely recommend to help you get settled and recover from the flight. […]

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Classic pub runs and otherings

Robert Macmillan Exchange to Catholic University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt  Semester 2, 2017 I’ve found myself in a world I never imagined. From Ocoberfest to Berlin Disco techs at 4am, the idea of what my exchange would be and how it’s come out have been completely different. Before jetting off I could have never imagined ever getting […]

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Goodbye Mannheim!

Kaylah Hunter,  University of Mannheim, Germany Semester 2, 2017 The time has come for me to leave the city I’ve called home for the past 4 months, and I won’t lie, I’m getting a little teary writing this. I won’t be home for Christmas but instead am travelling through Europe for the next month and […]

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How to Survive Studying Abroad

Kaylah Hunter, University of Mannheim, Germany Semester 2, 2017 To go overseas and study abroad can sound like a daunting thing to experience, especially if you’ve never been overseas before and it is a long time to be away from home. I will admit, it is challenging and it can be tough, but it is […]

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Travelling to French Canada

While studying in Canada my favourite city to visit was Quebec. I went just after finals in December and it was definitely the place to go for Christmas trip. It was so magical and looked like a movie scene with snow, fairy lights and Christmas decorations everywhere. I was tossing up between Montreal and Quebec […]

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A Crash Course in Canadian Winter

Julia Ventura  Semester 2 Exchange to Canada Luckily for me I spent a lot of the first part of the fall semester with sunny weather from the end of summer. Although I didn’t appreciate for these benefits at the time it made travel, grocery shopping and getting ready in the morning pretty straightforward. During semester […]

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