Farewell London

It’s time for me to so goodbye to the United Kingdom and all the amazing people I met on this journey. I will forever remember every detail of this trip! Not because I took over 2,000 photos or made over hundred memories, but because I was able to meet great people, see things I never…

Eiffel in love with the city!

Get it? Eiffel, [I fell]. For my four day vacation away from the United Kingdom, I chose to go to Paris, France. I had to beg my mom to agree to me going due to me traveling alone, to a city that I have never been to. Being a mother, she was worried about any…

Today has been cancelled

Well it should have been. As you know, we begin our five week study abroad in London, United Kingdom. During the first week, I made myself an intinery for London which included all of the hot spots like Piccadilly Circus, London Eye, Hyde Park, the British Museum, National Gallery Museum and much more. Today, we…

I’ve never read the book or seen the movies.

I’ve never been a fan of Harry Potter but being in the the UK it’s all around me. Unbeknownst, the movie and film took place and started in the UK. There is so much history here and so many fans. I have always knew how big of an influence Harry Potter has had around the…

Troubles traveling far

When I first learned of Ireland Troubles, I was reminded of all the “troubles” that happened in the USA, in regards to the Civil Rights Movement and the Detroit Riot. Ireland Troubles was an ethno-nationalist conflict in Northern Ireland during the 20th century. The conflict began during a campaign to end discrimination against the Catholic…

Infamous BBC

I ended my trip in Edinburgh visiting the British Broadcasting Company better known as BBC. I was excited for this but, super tired getting there. We had a train that left at 8:20 a.m. which means I had to be up very early. It took a little over a hour to get there and I…

Move you feet, lose your seat!

Why yes, another hike. On Sunday evening, after a long day of visiting the Edinburgh’s Castle and The National Museum of Scotland, a group of us rounded up and decided we wanted to end the day with a nice hike up. We decided to hike up Arthur’s Seat, the main peak of Edinburgh, Scotland. We hiked…