Homesick. It is an adjective defined in the dictionary as, "experiencing a longing for one's home during a period of absence from it." Before this year, I had not felt the effects associated with this word. Now, I feel them almost every day. Did you know that 70% of students feel homesick in the early … Continue reading 7 Ways to beat Home Sickness while Studying Abroad
When we first arrived, we were unsure of what to eat, where to shop or how to read the dutch labels. Thanks to Utrecht University and the google translate app, we learnt. Here are a few things that we have encountered in the Netherlands that we love that are "oh so Dutch". 1. Stroopwaffles This … Continue reading 6 Things that are ‘Oh so Dutch’
So after just six days in the Netherlands, we were ready for a holiday! We said goodbye to the rain in Amsterdam and embraced being under the European sun. Here are some things we think you absolutely have to do when you're in Croatia. Eat Ice Cream everyday! The ice creams in Croatia have ruined … Continue reading The Croatia Days: Things to do and Places to see
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