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
(In a non-english environment) Now I understand. I'd like to take this moment to apologise to all of the international students who I was short with, who I was impatient with and even to those I never gave the time of day. I am sorry. I am an international student. I am an international student in Spain. … Continue reading Being the ‘International Student’
“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 … Continue reading 6 ways to overcome homesickness
Yep. Been here for one whole month. Pretty sure it feels like I only just landed a few days ago, but alright. Actually, it feels like the same rush of emotions I experience when I realise that my high school graduation wasn't yesterday and that I've been in university for three years (going on four). … Continue reading My first month in Madrid
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
These past three and a half days have been insanely jam-packed. sorting out a local number apartment hunting (!!!) walking tours soccer ordering food in spanish meeting friends of friends mojitos I am absolutely exhausted! We have seen 11 apartments in the last three days – pretty sure we’re burnt out. We’re done. *continues to … Continue reading ¡Madrid, Encantada!