Ups and Downs

Less than 2 months now… this sentence could be followed by two very different phrases. Either ‘Less than two months now – to enjoy myself and make the most of my time here,’ or ‘until I am on a plane

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Not your typical Christmas

I would normally spend Christmas with my family, stuffing my face, and lounging about on the sofa, so I guess this one was no exception. Almost.  I was munching my way through snacks, but not a delicious roast dinner, and

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Noviembre

I have just got back from Peru so apologies for this entry being a little late. The beginning of November was fairly stressful. One of the biggest academic differences between Southampton and la Católica is the term dates. Here, you

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Three months in and still pale.

October was a mix between being burdened with numerous assignments but at the same time realising that I did not have long left of my first semester at la Católica. Before I came I only knew of two people that

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The Cast is Finally Off!

Então, pessoal? So seven weeks have passed since I broke my foot, and I’ve finally been given the go ahead to get rid of my cast boot and crutches (yay!) so I figured it would be a good time to

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Life is But a Dream

So the first few weeks have flown by, as is inevitable when you are thrown into a new country and a completely different life. When you are nearing the milestone of a whole month, you tend to look back and

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