Done and dusted! Hasta luego Madrid

I have officially moved out. I've given back my keys, gathered all my remaining things, received my deposit back and have exchanged niceties with my landlord (who has been nothing but wonderful to me this entire year). Now I'm sitting at my kitchen table, bags packed and waiting for my shuttle to pick me up to … Continue reading Done and dusted! Hasta luego Madrid


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 … Continue reading How to: Study abroad in Spain


I am home. September 1st, 2015. Taking the last few steps out of my metro stop and walking into the plaza that connects to my street brought me such an elated feeling, I couldn't help but smile to myself. This feeling continued to grow as I walked down the street, recognised the faces inside the local tiendas and … Continue reading Home

21 in Spain

Before coming to Spain, I thought that my 21st birthday would be a little uneventful without my friends and family to celebrate it with me and that it'd consist of me and bout 4 other people sharing a bottle of wine. Well the joke was on me, cause it was a trillion times better! I … Continue reading 21 in Spain

First week of university – tick! (it ain’t all smiles and sangría)

There are no secrets here, and because there are no secrets, I am going to tell it to you guys straight. I wish I could say that I was jumping out of my seat excited about my first day of university; Or that I couldn’t wait to attend class and meet new people and experience … Continue reading First week of university – tick! (it ain’t all smiles and sangría)

Madrid in just over 2 minutes

Just to keep you guys in the loop, here's a video montage that Michaela made of some of the sights we saw during our first week here (Once I settle and find my groove I'll update you guys!).   Til my next post, Besos para ti xx