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Returning Home FAQs

Whenever I tell someone I recently returned from a year abroad, I usually get asked a series of the same questions about my time in London or about my travels. Here they are in case you’re tempted to ask…

8 Things I Won’t Miss About London

While I will miss many things about London, there are a couple of things I won’t exactly miss. Living in a city in Europe is very different from living in an American suburb. Luckily, I’ve learnt I can adapt,…

10 Things I’ll Miss About London

Time to start getting nostalgic! A ton of clothes are on my bed. Most of the pictures are off my walls. My desk and drawers are [almost] clean. I’ve said goodbye to so many great friends I’ve made this…

Paris, je t’aime

Spring of 2015 marked my fourth visit to Paris. When I was initially planning my trip, I considered skipping Paris just because I had already seen it (and lived there) but I just couldn’t resist returning to a city…

Trip Highlights: Food

If you read my Paris To Eat List, you knew I had big ambitions for food on my trip. While I certainly pigged out in Paris, I toned it down in my other cities to, you know, stay healthy keep…

Trip Highs & Lows

I’m back! My trip around Europe was a whirlwind and it will certainly take a long time to reflect over it and write about everything as I revise for some very daunting exams, but it will be perfect productive…

And I’m off!

I can’t tell you how excited I am to head off on my grand European adventure. Unlike a lot of people I know, I didn’t travel around the world when I was younger. I lived in three states and…

Last Day in London with the Family

New Years Day passed quickly in London. It was the last day my family would be in London and quite possibly the last time I would see them until June, so we tried to make the most of it!…