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
When thinking about studying abroad, one of the most difficult choices to make is which country, city, and university you’d like to study at. Here’s a quick summary of the reasons why I believe you should choose Madrid’s Universidad Pontificia Comillas ICADE over all the other choices. The biggest barrier for most students studying abroad … More Choose Madrid!
Surprisingly enough, it took a whole month for me to experience my first bout of culture shock—and it didn’t even occur in the country where I’m studying! During our winter vacation, just one week ago, the girls and I decided we would hop on a plane to Prague to check out the hidden gem that … More My First Case of Culture Shock
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