It has been a few weeks since me and my Estonian friend took a spur-of-the-moment decision to go for a […]
Stockholm Syndrome, Vappu, goodbyes start….
The last six weeks has gone by in such a blur, I’m actually looking at my calendar to work out […]
Keeping fit in Groningen
Are you, aspiring exchange student, one of the many of us for whom the thought of exercise is inevitably linked with a vague shudder and semi-concious lies of ‘I’ll go for a run/play frizbee/scale Everest tomorrow’? Ah, dear reader, I know your plight and, luckily for the both of us, a year in Groningen may well put an end to it.
Once a year, anarchy ensues…
I wish I wish I was trilingual
Semana Santa & Lunes de Aguas
One of the most spectacular fiestas take place during Semana Santa (Holy Week). It is said that the best ones […]
In which I realise I’m a dumbass – Mike Williamson, Coimbra
Time is flying by and I’m very busy with reading, essays etc (haven’t missed a class all semester despite drinking […]
Voyages en France
Having recently rediscovered the joys of the disposable camera (a strict regime of twenty two photos, the anticipative wait whilst […]
Yippeeee!!!! I am freeeee!!!! I have just finished the final essay I had to do! It was a killer but […]
France is one topsy-turvy world; not only is it a place where Wham’s Last Christmas is broadcast across the airwaves […]