year abroad

Paris? I don’t know her. A Trip to Durham // Year Abroad Diaries #004

Not sure this even counts as a year abroad post, because a lot of it is about how I WENT HOME!! Initially I was just going to Durham to visit my girlfriend (though I do refer to that city as home more often than I call Cumbria home at this point), but unfortunately I had… Continue reading Paris? I don’t know her. A Trip to Durham // Year Abroad Diaries #004

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What Does It Mean to Be Settled? // Year Abroad Diaries #002

I've written quite a few other things that are a lot more intellectual than this is going to be, but my brain is far too big of a bowl of alphabet soup right now to even think about editing them. Also I've spent so long using a French keyboard at work now that I'm losing… Continue reading What Does It Mean to Be Settled? // Year Abroad Diaries #002

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Travelling Alone For the First Time: Frightening or Exhilarating?

Hello lovely people, After making the decision to travel alone to Milan I had a mixed response from my family and friends. Some thought I was insane for undertaking a week of loneliness and danger, others thought it was a great choice to explore a new place exactly how I would want to. Regardless of… Continue reading Travelling Alone For the First Time: Frightening or Exhilarating?

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Milano, Italy; The Ultimate Travel Guide

Hello lovely people, Milano is considered the fashion capital of Europe to many, but I think it's Italy's best kept secret when it comes to backpacking. Situated in the Northern Lombardy region it is a vibrant and thriving city, with everything from urban neighbourhoods to Italy's largest church. Whether it's relaxing with an aperativo or… Continue reading Milano, Italy; The Ultimate Travel Guide