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Escaping Jet Lag

It’s been one week since I left for Maastricht! It has been quite an eventful week (welcome events, orientation, trips to Amsterdam & Aaachen) which I will write a post about in the next few days. 145 more words



One of the best bits about doing a year abroad, aside from you know, immersing yourself in a new culture, exploring a new country and the opportunity to study at some of the best universities in the world, is that for one week at least you can pretend to be an innocent little first year again and take part in Freshers week.  500 more words

Break the ice. Simply communicate . Post 9

Smile and the whole world smiles with you.
Cry, and you cry alone.

Going out to a social get together? Well then, don’t forget to take your smile along with you. 262 more words


And so it begins...

Well I made it. I’m writing this sitting in my new apartment wolfing down some pasta I just bought at the K-Supermarket. It’s definitely been a hectic couple days for me. 193 more words


"Ce n'est pas possible" is actually possible...

Today, I learned that when the French say “Ce n’est pas possible,” they really mean “It’s possible, but not for you.”

In the morning, as I was depositing money into my bank account, the ATM machine ate my card. 494 more words


I AM ALIVE - Top 3 tips for long flights

Having been here for almost two weeks and AM STILL ALIVE, it’s safe to come up with my top 3 to-prepare for a long haul trip. 417 more words


Week 2: Sunset Watching has become a hobby

In a place where shops are closed at 5pm, you are probably only left to explore the nature or go for drinks at the bar. So we decided to head to… 154 more words