The Tube Does It Better

London, England, is one of the most renowned cities in the world, amongst the likes of New York and Los Angeles. As a city, it is full of incredible diversity, history, and culture. At the heart of all that, what keeps the city moving and thriving is its incredibly good public transit system. The underground…

Punting Around Cambridge

On Thursday, June 28th, our group made a day trip out to Cambridge. We were going to tour the town and explore the different parts of the historic and prestigious college located there, Cambridge University. While the focus of our visit was learning about the history of the town what quickly became my favorite activity…

A Sketch Meal

Ok, so it is not what it sounds like. I did have a Sketch meal, it just was not sketchy. In fact, it was quite the opposite. On this past Wednesday, the 27th, I had a wonderful meal with my friends Emily, Chris, and Bridget at a restaurant called Sketch. Sketch is an art gallery…

Street Photography In London

London is currently the most diverse city in the world. So as you may be able to imagine the city is full of interesting people, or as I like to call them “characters”. On top of the people, the city is also full of interesting architecture. Becuase of these two things the city makes for…

The Magic of The Movies

Today, June 25th, was our first day back from our four-day vacation. The group was anxious to reconvene and to participate in our activity for the day. A couple of us were very excited. Why? We were going participate in the Warner Bros Studio Tour which displays the making of the Harry Potter movies. A…

Marching With Pride In Edinburgh

Every year in the month of June a special group of people around the world host events to promote pride in their culture and advocate for their rights. This group of people is known collectively as the LGBTQ+ community. They are composed of individuals who identify as LGBTQ+ and individuals who support them and advocate…

Mindful Building Design at BBC Scotland

Today, Tuesday, June 19th, was our group’s 4th day in Edinburgh. But, we did not even spend it in Edinburgh, at least for the most part. We spent the majority of the day in Glasgow. We took the train down there to take part in a tour of the BBC Scotland headquarters. Going into it…