I want to talk about how unprepared I was and encourage you to be more prepared for studying abroad. JET LAG First thing, jet lag is real. I knew it happened, but I wasn’t aware of how bad it actually was. My advice for this is take a sleeping pill during the flight so … More THIS IS FOR ANYONE SERIOUSLY, ALMOST-BOUGHT-THE-TCKET, PLANNING ON STUDYING ABROAD IN MILAN
Being lost is not something we actively look for. Generally, being lost is accompanied by its best friends:frustration and anxiety. Now, add jet lag and not knowing the language to the equation and you have a terrible situation. I found myself in that situation on my second day in Milan. I got barely any sleep … More Wonderfully Lost
Wow. I knew before I went abroad that placing travel amongst my future plans as an adult would be important to me, but I was not prepared for how this time away from the States would make me shift that priority to the very top of my list. If there is one shard (haha, get it? … More A Parisienne in London
Never could I have guessed that so many of the preconceptions I had cautiously made about the French would have turned out to be, for the most part, true. Yes, Parisians bundle up in shades of black and grey (or any other muted color for that matter) to shield themselves from the cold. Yes, beautiful men wrapped … More Parlez-vous Anglais?