Life at UCB through the eyes of our international student bloggers

Tag: Travel

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 […]

My trip to Brussels – part 1

My trip to Brussels – part 1

Hi everyone, I hope everything is going well with you. On the reading week, I decided to travel to Brussels to see my family, because I missed them and since the 3rd year can be stressful, I needed to see them for extra support. I […]

My trip to Kraków

My trip to Kraków

Hi everyone, My post for today is about my trip to Krakow that I went on in January, I am only writing about it now because it might be a trip idea for your reading week or even to go to during summer. When I […]

Resolutions for 2020

Resolutions for 2020

Hi everyone, I am finally back writing for the blog, and to be honest, I was already missing this. If you follow me on Instagram, you will have seen that I went to Rome in December and in January to Krakow with my boyfriend. Both […]

Work & Travel Programmes!

Work & Travel Programmes!

One of the biggest benefits I have seen on a Work and Travel Programme was the possibility to spend more time in the country you have chosen, as an average tourist. It is straightforward how many new experiences, new skills and new friendships you can […]

Let your dream be bigger than your fears!

Let your dream be bigger than your fears!

Hello everybody, my name is Olga. I am working as an international master intern, and for a few weeks I will be guest blogging. For my first blog here, I decided to choose something that a lot of students are hesitant about. Considering an opportunity […]

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 […]

My First Flight

My First Flight

As I’ve mentioned months ago I absolutely hate flying. It takes a lot of dedication to even get me on a plane. Today I will tell you about the first time I was on a plane. My family has never had much money to spread […]