Life at UCB through the eyes of our international student bloggers

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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 […]

What Will I Watch Next?

What Will I Watch Next?

A couple weeks before we talked about binge watching. I still think that it is absolutely amazing! This week I will tell you the shows I plan to binge watch in the upcoming weeks. The Boys This Amazon show is about the dark sides 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 […]

I Hate Flying

I Hate Flying

The time I was absolutely dreading has come at last. I must board a plane and survive its terrors. This article is probably not for you if you are a Aviation Management student; or if you just love planes and flying… or is it? During […]

Headphones: Wire(less)?

Headphones: Wire(less)?

Ask yourself: do you want to live in the 21st Century or in the 31st Century? What I am talking about, of course, are headphones. More and more, the classical wire headphones are being discontinued in favour of the wireless, Bluetooth ones. I own both […]

Sensitive Information: A Story Of Great Key-portance

Sensitive Information: A Story Of Great Key-portance

Last week I had to go and have a copy of my keys made. Everything sounds ok, right? It was ridiculously expensive, but I had the keys. There was one, small, tiny detail in that: the keys did not work. I still had the original […]

Binge Watching: What Students Should Consider

Binge Watching: What Students Should Consider

For most of us, the uni has ended! No more assignments, no more lectures, no more early mornings! But.. what to do you do with your life in the summer? There are two sides to this story, as to most things in life. Side A: […]

Come, Read About My Friends!

Come, Read About My Friends!

Last night my friends and I were out drinking. Nothing too wild – Wetherspoons and conversation. We met almost two years ago in September when we started University. I arrived in the country on the 2nd – that’s when I met most of them. Bulgarian, […]

What living alone has taught me

What living alone has taught me

Hi everyone, As you probably know, I moved from Portugal to England two years ago and living alone was the scariest thing when I came to Birmingham. I wasn’t completely on my own as I moved with my boyfriend, but it was living without any […]

7th of May

7th of May

The 7th of May has just past but it seems to be an important date in my calendar. The 7th of May this year was on a Tuesday but the 7th of May three years ago fell on a Saturday. Why are these two days […]