Life at UCB through the eyes of our international student bloggers

Life at UCB through the eyes of our international student bloggers


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Summer Favourite Foods

Summer Favourite Foods

Hey everyone, I hope you are well and excited because as I have seen on the news, restaurants and pubs have opened last Saturday, and I know some of you have been waiting for this for a long time. In Portugal, restaurants have now been […]

Going back to work and dealing with mental health

Going back to work and dealing with mental health

The lockdown has taught us that nothing can be as easy as it sounds. Just remember when we had to quarantine, it sounded like unlimited holidays, yet the whole world got bored after a few days. Now we are facing getting our lives back, by […]

My Summer 2020 Reading List

My Summer 2020 Reading List

Hello everyone, I hope you are all well and enjoying your summer, since last week in Birmingham it was 30 degrees, while in Portugal it was only 22. A few posts ago, I told you that during summer I usually read more, and this year […]

Advice

Advice

Giving advice comes naturally to us because it’s easy to give out opinions. However, taking advice is a different thing entirely for one main reason. Often when we ask something, we already have an idea of what the answer will be in our mind. We just […]

Dead city – the reopening

Dead city – the reopening

Lockdown has finally changed. It’s being eased little by little and for the first time ever, we have been following every process in order to get our lives back to normal. We are at a point where we are almost done with quarantine, where we […]

Five new brands I recently discovered on social media

Five new brands I recently discovered on social media

Hey everyone, I hope you are all well and staying safe. Last week I told you about some of the things I wish to accomplish by the age of 22. Today I am here to tell you about new brands that I discovered through Instagram and […]

Travelling home during a pandemic

Travelling home during a pandemic

There’s something about travelling back to your home country after being in a foreign country for so long. It feels somehow special, knowing that you are on your way back home to be reunited with your family and back to familiar surroundings. I’m sure most […]

Getting an e-scooter – student experience

Getting an e-scooter – student experience

There is no doubt that the pandemic is driving us crazy. I mean we are buying compulsively and procrastinating at its maximum. But I do believe among this time wasted and vague dreams to buy things that as students we just can’t afford, something good must […]

22 Things To Do Before Turning 22

22 Things To Do Before Turning 22

Hey everyone, Two weeks ago, I turned 21. Although I am very proud of myself for already accomplishing so much this early in my twenties, there are still so many things I want to do while I’m young. I was going to write about 21 […]

Apologies

Apologies

An apology is one of the first things we were taught as children whenever we did something wrong, even when we are unsure whether what we did was wrong. Saying sorry seemed enough to fix everything back then. Did you ever stop and wonder what […]