Category Archives: London

Here are all my blogs from London!

Finals Week

Let me start this off by saying I’m writing this blog at one thirty Saturday night durring the first week of finals. I am sitting here writing the first draft of two papers while the first lord of the rings … Continue reading

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Last Night

I’ll be leaving London at 8 am tomorrow morning, and i am feeling too many emotions to name. My time here has been amazing, but what I am going to miss most is the sense of home that this city … Continue reading

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Ireland

The second Celtic place I’ve visited on this trip, it was by far the more settling of the two. I flew to Edinburgh for a quick weekend trip, and it was one of the more relaxing weekends durring my time … Continue reading

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Scotland

Last weekend, our Skidmore professors planned a trip to Edinburgh for all of us. Let my start off by saying Scotland is just as crazy as you may think. We spent time at Edinburgh Castle, taking a tour of the … Continue reading

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Funding

If you are planning on studying abroad, either through this program or another, good money management is key. My own experience has been mixed when it comes to money. I have eaten at plenty of good places, but I have … Continue reading

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The City

Sometimes it gets lost on me that I’m really here. I’ll be walking around, thinking nothing of where I am or what I’m doing and BAM I stumble upon a castle. This city is truly amazing, the respect that you … Continue reading

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Windsor Castle

Windsor Castle is definitely a must see if you visit London. The trip to the castle is about an hour from the Waterloo train station in London and the fee is around 18 pounds to get in. Walking around the … Continue reading

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Theater

One of my favorite things about living in London is the availability to go and see a wide variety of shows. The theater class I’m taking here goes to see a show about once every week and I have gone … Continue reading

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Mid-term break!

The best part of studying abroad is the ability to travel around Europe. This past week was our midterm break and everyone made their own plans. Some of my friends here are going to Italy, France, Hungary, Norway, and other … Continue reading

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The IES Res Hall

When we were all preparing to head out to London, we were warned one thing over and over; the living spaces are a lot smaller! They were right. Here the rooms are tiny! There are two beds, two desks, and … Continue reading

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