Life at UCB through the eyes of our international student bloggers

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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 […]

Favourites of the month: April

Favourites of the month: April

Hi everyone, Now that we start a new month I am coming to you with my favourites of the month, in this case, April favourites. If you enjoy, I can try to start writing about my favourites every month. During this month I haven’t done […]

World’s biggest Primark

World’s biggest Primark

Hi everyone, As you probably heard, last week in Birmingham the biggest Primark in the world opened! Me being a shopaholic, I of course went there to have a look at the new collection but also to see the Disney café which was the part […]

Rodizio Rico: The UK’s first Churrascaria

Rodizio Rico: The UK’s first Churrascaria

Hi everyone, I hope you had a lovely Reading Week and finished your assignments like me. First of all, I would like to invite you to my event on the 8th of April at the Karibu Coffee House. This event is an academic project, where […]