A Tourist’s Guide to Wellington

I was lucky enough to have visits from the majority of immediate family in March and April. Only my older brother didn’t manage to make it out – I’m told because of a lack of funding rather than because of

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The American Experience Part 1

As my short time in America is quickly coming to an end, I wanted to share my personal experience with the country of the red, white and blue. It was a unique experience and I want to thank the University

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The joy of ‘puentes’

I have two weeks left. It still doesn’t feel real typing it. This semester has absolutely flown by and with just a short amount of time left, it feels like a nice opportunity to sit down and try and sum

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FLASH! Aaahhh!

So, I got flashed at the other day. Like full on, pervy man, flashed. It was so traumatic so obviously I’ve got to write it all down and make you read it. Let me set the scene for you. Milly

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Isolated and Barc-alone (at first)

One thing I wasn’t prepared for on my year abroad was how difficult it was to make friends in my classes. I think this might be a Spanish/European thing, as most people I know who went to America or Australia

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Becoming a Tourist Again

In the beginning of April, my grandmother died. It was a complete shock to me and the rest of my family. When she went to the hospital, I flew home for almost two weeks to be with her and my

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