Category: England

The Best Way to Norway

Sunday, September 1 – Today I would be leaving for Norway, one of the most beautiful countries in the world. I would be cruising to Scandinavia from Southampton, the largest city in Hampshire on the south coast of England. The cruise would last nine days and eight nights […]

Back to London

Friday – August 30 – For the first time since I lived in London during my university years, I reunited with this city that I love. It reminded me of a famous quote by the English author, Samuel Johnson: “when a man is tired of London, he is […]

Farewell to London

For four months, I studied abroad in London, England. These notes are select entries from my experiences in the United Kingdom and Western Europe from that time. Wednesday, December 9 – I woke up for my final day in London around 6:50 a.m. I finished packing my gear, […]

All about Cornish

For four months, I studied abroad in London, England. These notes are select entries from my experiences in the United Kingdom and Western Europe from that time. Sunday, October 25 – I awoke this morning around 7 a.m. in Penzance before grabbing a quick shower down the hallway. I then […]

A Visit to Versailles

For four months, I studied abroad in London, England. These notes are select entries from my experiences in the United Kingdom and Western Europe from that time. Sunday, October 18 – I awoke a little after 8 a.m. and packed before heading down to the lobby at the […]

To the City of Lights

For four months, I studied abroad in London, England. These notes are select entries from my experiences in the United Kingdom and Western Europe from that time. Friday, October 16 – I’ve been a cycling fans for years. I always enjoyed watching Miguel Indurain clinch his 5 consecutive […]

Salisbury … Not the Steak

For four months, I studied abroad in London, England. These notes are select entries from my experiences in the United Kingdom and Western Europe from that time. Saturday, September 19 – This morning I woke up around 7 a.m. to prepare for a daytrip to Salisbury. My fellow students […]

The Battle of Britain

For four months, I studied abroad in London, England. These notes are select entries from my experiences in the United Kingdom and Western Europe from that time. Friday, September 11 – I woke up at about 6:30 a.m. for a group trip today. I took a shower and went […]

Welcome to London!

For four months, I studied abroad in London, England. These notes are select entries from my experiences in the United Kingdom and Western Europe from that time. Monday, August 24 – We arrived at Gatwick at 6:30 a.m. Located about 30 miles south of London in West Sussex, […]

London Calling!

For four months, I studied abroad in London, England. These notes are select entries from my experiences in the United Kingdom and Western Europe from that time. Sunday, August 23 – Today was an incredibly exciting morning. Throughout this summer, I worked two jobs at my university to […]