end of october

recently, i have gone to baryon bay on a Rollins trip.  The trip was very organized and fun, but the highlight would have to be skydiving.  Though this was not included in the trip by Rollins, we had free day to do whatever we wanted.  For some crazy reason, I thought I should take advantage of…

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Mid-October

Mid October is here and I am leaving for Byron Bay tomorrow.  I am beyond excited to go on this trip.  It is a trip Rollins provides for us and there is snorkeling and other fun things to do.  I think I may even go sky diving! It is on a beach and is a…

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October Approaching

October is coming soon which means my birthday is coming up.  I do not have any plans to go anywhere for spring break so I will probably just continue to explore Sydney. I really want to make it to the blue mountains and I want to go on the Coogee to Bondi beach walk.  I think…

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change of scenery

I have moved Homestays since my last report.  I am much closer to school and have a family more of what I asked for.  I have three younger siblings under the age of 12 along with a homestay mom.  The setting is a lot more relaxed and I am much happier with the new accommodations….

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Update

I have been here for more than a month which seems crazy to me.  It does not feel as such, the time is flying by.  I am really enjoying my internship as I am learning a lot about marketing. I dropped my biology class due to the fact it was simply too advanced. I have…

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Classes have started

Classes have started and I am a little nervous for the weeks to come.  They are completely different than what I am used to at Rollins.  They are much larger and more of a lecture style.  I am taking a biology class in which I feel like I may struggle with.  I think the main…

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Orientation

We had to do a scavenger hunt today around the city.  We were given clues and had to race around the city to different location in order to get the next clue.  Unfortunately, my group got lost on one of the clues and had to resign but we got to see so much of the…

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Preparing for my trip

I am getting ready to go abroad for the next four months.  To say that I have any idea on what to expect would be a lie. I am going to be experiencing a new culture, a new school, a new group of people and I would say that I am more excited than nervous….

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