Travel tips (for summer adventures) with Angelica

(based on experience) Since embarking on my great European summer adventure in 2015, I experienced many learning curves and have come up with a list of tips for future reference. Some of them are silly, others a touch more serious, but all helpful, handy and important. I hope this helps you with your next adventure! Pack a…

5 Reasons Why Traveling Solo Is The Way To Go

When I was younger (we’re talking like 4 years ago here), I never pictured myself as the type of person to take on the world solo. I never imagined exploring cities and crossing countries on my own. I sort of always figured that travelling was something that I’d always do with someone else. I mean,…

How to: Study abroad in Spain

Thinking of studying in Spain for a semester? Or a whole year? About to start your exchange program? Or perhaps you’ve already started but haven’t quite found your groove? I’ve come up with a list of tips, tricks, advice and all things ‘Studying on exchange in Spain’. Don’t worry, I’ve gathered very insightful information from trusted…

From Hotels to Hostels – why paying less gets you so much more

Before this year, I never considered a hostel as an accommodation option when traveling. As pretentious as this is going to sound, I had really only considered hotels as the solitary way to go. Boy was I wrong (and I admit, sheltered). I was naïve to the backpacking scene. I am now a 100% supporter…

6 ways to overcome homesickness

“It’s important not to let your homesickness prevent you from enjoying the travel experience.” Don’t worry. No te preocupes. You’re not the only one who gets a case of homesickness every now and then. It’s completely normal and there’s nothing wrong with it. Acknowledge that it’s okay to feel this way and take the initiative…

“I should really be saving money”: A how-to with Angelica

Sound familiar? You just said it yesterday didn’t you? I know I’ve said this or thought this way more than the maximum allowance. Well, maybe I can help you out a bit. Keep reading to find out how! After reflecting on the past year, I’ve come to the realisation that I’m actually not that bad…