An Erasmus Reunion! (London and Bristol)

So after visiting Nijmegen last weekend, one week later and I've had a mini reunion with three of my best Erasmus buddies! My friend Thuy, from Portland, Oregon flew over for a few days and, after picking him up from Gatwick, we headed to Bristol to meet up with two more friends from our year … Continue reading An Erasmus Reunion! (London and Bristol)

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Revisiting My Erasmus City (Nijmegen)

When you leave anywhere that you've made memories, you leave a piece of yourself there. My year abroad was one of the most memorable of my life, so the itch to reunite with the place and revel in the nostalgia was unbearable, until I found cheap flights back to the Netherlands and cemented a weekend … Continue reading Revisiting My Erasmus City (Nijmegen)

What I Ate at Wilderness Festival !

Last weekend, for the first time, I went to Wilderness festival in a beautiful part of Oxfordshire. Aside from seeing a spectacle of ballet, orchestral and contemporary music, Olivia Coleman and drag queens, I also ate a LOT of great food. For some I was too damn hungry to stop and take photos before devouring, … Continue reading What I Ate at Wilderness Festival !

The Top Alternative Instagram Spots in Lisbon

Usually after a trip abroad I post a diary style write up, however Lisbon is a city I've visited before and we didn't do t h a t much differently, so for a what-to-do style post check out my old one here. For this post I'm going to run through a few good spots to … Continue reading The Top Alternative Instagram Spots in Lisbon

Does Budapest Justify It’s Hype?

When I did my little trip to Bratislava, Vienna and Brno there was one more stop I was particularly excited for- Budapest. Everyone I've ever spoken to about it always declares their love for the place; raves about the city. So I had high hopes heading in on the long bus from Brno.. First things … Continue reading Does Budapest Justify It’s Hype?

Getting sick abroad: Vomiting In Vienna

I'm a self diagnosed emetophobic. Vomit is the worst of the worst to me, and sometimes the fear of being sick can lead me to actually feeling sick, it's a cruel cycle. SO, when in Vienna, I had the roughest of times when my body betrayed me and I got a sickness bug. The trip … Continue reading Getting sick abroad: Vomiting In Vienna

My First Time in Croatia! (Pula)

I've always wanted to visit Croatia; pictures make it look absolutely stunning. So, when I stumbled upon flights for 30 pound return, from Southend (literally 15 mins from me) I couldn't resist. Thankfully, four friends were also up for it, and so we spent a long weekend in the seaside city of Pula! Pula is … Continue reading My First Time in Croatia! (Pula)