5 weeks down, ?? to go

Not to sound, I don’t know… depressing, but I still can’t tell if I made the right decision to study abroad. It’s not that this country is boring, or bleak, or dull, it’s just different. Coming here is bringing me back to the freshman year I never really had at Rollins. Meeting new friends and…

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One Month Down, and Honey, We’re Doing Just Fine

I am officially one month into study abroad and can now confirm, yes, it rains a lot a here in London. In fact, it even snowed a little last week. That was surprising. Despite the weather not being as sunny as Winter Park, Florida, there are a lot opportunities that I have been able to…

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My first month in London!

My first month in London has been filled with trying new things, adjusting to city life, and making new friends. Over the course of my first month, I have had a pretty packed schedule with starting classes, my internship, exploring London’s big sights, and traveling a bit. Living I live in a flat with 3…

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Ireland Round Two

Hello everyone! I tried to vlog this time around but I found thats actually much more difficult to do on the letters to america website so I decided to stick with my familiar friend: the keyboard. I have been back in Ireland since the 30th of December, to take my finals for the first semester…

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First Couple of Weeks in Washington D.C.

I wanted to do the Washington Semester Program at American University because I felt that the immersive experience would really benefit my career in the long run, especially considering there was an internship aspect. I have traveled abroad before. I’ve visited parts of Europe mostly but these were only for 10-day installments during high school….

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London: A Pre Departure Blog

My flights at 7 am tomorrow, which means I need to be up and ready at 4 am!! Its daunting isn’t it, that feeling of uncertainty? Although I have visited London before, I am aware that living her and adjusting to the lifestyle will be a whole new experience. I also know that it is…

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Lets learn some French

This is my 3rd day in Paris and its been great! I loved seeing la tour Eiffel and many other places like Notre Dame and Louvre. My mom came with me all the way to Paris and I loved sharing this experience with her. We had fun. We walked all over Paris until we couldn’t…

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I Still Can Not Believe It – Pre Departure #1

As I write this at my gate waiting for my flight to Buenos Aries, I still can not believe that I will be studying abroad. Before transferring to Rollins I tried to study abroad but my previous institution made it very complicated for students to do so. When I transferred in the Fall of 2018…

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Return Reflection

After spending nearly four months in London, home feels a little bit different. Maybe because a part of me considers London to be home now. It’s amazing how quickly people adapt to change, isn’t it? Just a few months ago, I was nervous. I didn’t know how long it would take me to “get used”…

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