Life at UCB through the eyes of our international student bloggers

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One day out in Birmingham

One day out in Birmingham

Hi everyone, I hope you are excellent, and if you have any work that it is going well. I am now focusing on my dissertation and if you want eventually I can write a post about how it was to write a dissertation with some […]

10 things I love about Christmas

10 things I love about Christmas

Hi everyone, Christmas is my favourite season of the year. If you don’t like Christmas, I hope after this post you start liking it a little bit more. Magic and Light Since I was a child, I remember Christmas as a magical period of the […]

How to travel on a budget

How to travel on a budget

Hi everyone, By the time you are reading this, I am already back from my trip to Gdansk, Poland. I went there for 5 days because one of my best friends is doing Erasmus there. If you don’t know what Erasmus is, it is basically […]

Cocoa by Ali: review

Cocoa by Ali: review

Hi everyone, I can’t believe we are now officially back to classrooms, assignments, alarms in the morning and the bad weather. When I was still back in Portugal, I saw on Instagram a new placed called Cocoa by Ali, and the place looked excellent. Two […]

Tips to start at university

Tips to start at university

Hi everyone, Now I am finally back at Birmingham, and for my surprise at the time of writing this the weather was perfect, it was hot and the sun was out! We are now starting a new academic year at university. For some of you, […]

I (Still) Hate Flying

I (Still) Hate Flying

If you remember last week’s article, you know that I had to fly. Big whoop, I know. If you, by any inconceivable chance did not read it, now is the time to fill yourself in by CLICKING HERE. I wanted to compare the experiences. I […]

You Don’t Have To Be A Fresher To Get The Flu!

You Don’t Have To Be A Fresher To Get The Flu!

Sicknesses are an inevitable part of our lives. I am now very sick. I can see the light at the end of the tunnel. Send for a priest swiftly, for my time has come. When it comes to the uni life, you most often hear […]

Brunch in Lisbon: where to find the best one

Brunch in Lisbon: where to find the best one

Hi everyone, As you probably know by now I am from Lisbon, Portugal and I am now back for summer. In the past week, I’ve been trying some brunches in Lisbon that if you visit you have definitely got to try. For some of you […]

International Shops: The Hidden Gems

International Shops: The Hidden Gems

Good evening my international peers. Have you ever missed that good sausage, cheese or anything else from your home country? I know, I know – they don’t sell it here. What a pity. Is that necessary the end of your journey? The UK sortiment of […]

Healthy Snacks

Healthy Snacks

Hi everyone, I hope you are all doing well and excited for the end of the semester and the start of a fantastic summer. Since its almost summer most of us care about having the best summer body. For me, this journey started 6 months […]