Life at UCB through the eyes of our international student bloggers

Category: tourism

Summer in Algarve

Summer in Algarve

Hi everyone, Today’s post is about my 2 weeks in Algarve with my parents. Probably most of you have heard about Faro, that is a city situated in the south of Portugal, and a lot of English people choose to come during summer. Since I […]

It’s hard to say goodbye

It’s hard to say goodbye

Here I go nine months later, my time with UCB comes to an end I am writing to say ‘goodbye’ to all of you. It is hard to say goodbye. I believe, those of you who have read my posts, know that I loved my […]

A week in my life: Summer Edition

A week in my life: Summer Edition

Hi everyone, Last week I had one of the best weeks of this summer. I had the opportunity to visit my boyfriend’s grandparents villa in Selores towards the north of Portugal. We left on Friday afternoon, and it was 5 hours driving till we arrived. […]

Spotter guide

Spotter guide

Hey everyone,   I hope you enjoyed your bank holiday. A long weekend just before we go back to university. I definitely made the most of mine. The weather was absolutely stunning, sunny and warm, excellent for any outside activities.   For those of you […]

A Day Trip To Coventry

A Day Trip To Coventry

Located right next to your nose. A destination you probably never considered for a nice, lovely day trip: Coventry. I did not just go spontaniously on a trip to Coventry; I did some research first. I asked a considerable amount of people. Most of them […]

Festival Season

Festival Season

Hi everyone, When you talk about summer, for me it means the beach, sun and festivals and that’s exactly what I am going to speak to you today about. In July I had the opportunity to go to a festival in Portugal called RFM SOMNII which […]

Who said flight delays could not be fun? Part 2

Who said flight delays could not be fun? Part 2

Hey everyone! Last week we talked about how to occupy your time when your flight gets delayed. Choosing a place from where you can plane-spot is an option, but today, I will explore what to do when you have a long stay over. Have you […]

My Summer Favourites 2019

My Summer Favourites 2019

Hi everyone, I can’t believe that summer is almost over, but I still have a couple of days in Portugal. At the moment it’s raining in Lisbon, and I am asking myself if summer is ever going to arrive because it has been one of […]

My Vacation To Bulgaria

My Vacation To Bulgaria

If you’ve been reading my blogs for a bit now, you probably know that things tend to get out of hand quickly. I love talking about random things. This week’s different; I will tell you about my time in Bulgaria! During July, my family and […]

Who said flight delays could not be fun?

Who said flight delays could not be fun?

Hey everyone! I hope you are all enjoying your holidays and hopefully, you are travelling to warmer countries. But summer will be gone soon and most of us are going back to university. For those of you who have already been away, I hope you […]