My 10 Best Bits of Advice for the Next Brave Souls

If you find yourself studying abroad in the near/immediate future: CONGRATULATIONS! You’ve made an excellent life decision. You might be scared or unsure how to ensure your time abroad goes smooth. Prepping to go abroad, I thought I was set. When I showed up in Aarhus, I learned very quickly I had no idea what … More My 10 Best Bits of Advice for the Next Brave Souls

Explanations: Texas & The Texan Ways 101

Today, I was in the library (shocker) studying for my Aspects of Denmark class. I was going over slides from the last lecture– “The Danish Mindset.” The Danes are a horse of a different color, mysterious and a little hard to understand unless you experience it firsthand. For example, the Danish culture is considered feminine … More Explanations: Texas & The Texan Ways 101

A Series of Seriously Fortunate and Unfortunate Events: Astounding Amsterdam

CONTINUED FROM PULLED OVER IN THE NETHERLANDS. Okay, seriously, what else could possibly go wrong? Protip: They don’t pull up behind you to pull you over in NL, they pull in front of you and turn on a sing that says “Police. Follow.” In Dutch though. This cop probably thought we were like trying to run away, but … More A Series of Seriously Fortunate and Unfortunate Events: Astounding Amsterdam

A Series of Seriously Fortunate and Unfortunate Events: Paradisiac Paris

Bonjour, Paris. My heart flutters just thinking about it. Funny story to start Paris off right. So I have an uncanny ability to get lost from the group no matter where we are. It’s a skill I’ve had from a very early age. So we land in Paris– or just outside, ugh Ryanair– and everyone … More A Series of Seriously Fortunate and Unfortunate Events: Paradisiac Paris

A Series of Seriously Fortunate and Unfortunate Events: Majestic Milano

Disclaimer: TONS OF PICTURES Ciao, Milano. Well, technically Bergamo. Stepping off the plane was a dream, it was 65 outside (it was about 10-15 degrees cooler in Denmark) and the weather looked promising for our entire trip. A five euro bus ride later and CIAO MILANO! We rolled up to our airbnb around 1 AM, I … More A Series of Seriously Fortunate and Unfortunate Events: Majestic Milano