As you’re reading this, I will have just arrived in Florence, and will most likely be completely out of my depth. I still haven’t found anywhere to live, and have had to book a hostel for the first week to allow myself to view some apartments in person.
I feel like now is an important time to review my time in Paris and what I will do differently now that I have moved to Florence.
Continue reading “Florence : what next?”
Spending six months working abroad was such a formative experience, and I inevitably learnt so much about both the French and myself.
Continue reading “Learning from Paris”
So I have returned from my six month placement in Paris. It was amazing, and I’m very sad about the fact I can no longer see the Pantheon by my side every time I leave the house and the Eiffel Tower whenever I bring myself to cook an actual meal!
In this blog post I wanted to explore some of my expectations that I had before I came to Paris and how they turned out. Who knows, maybe this will help someone who is about to embark on a stay in Paris.
Continue reading “Six months in Paris : Expectations vs Reality”
If you know me personally, you’ll know how nostalgic/sentimental I am. This being my last week in Paris, my sentimentality is reaching new heights.
Continue reading “The Final Weekend in Paris”
Okay I’m writing this feeling incredibly sentimental with only 10 days left of my time in Paris, so fair warning for any soppiness that may be on its way!
Continue reading “10 days left!”
Christmas time in Paris did not disappoint, bringing along with it the favourite month of my year abroad so far.
Continue reading “December”
When my friend Flis invited me to her 21st birthday party in Cambridge on the 26th November, the night after my sister’s birthday, I couldn’t resist the opportunity to celebrate two birthdays in one weekend!
Continue reading “Birthdays Galore”
Sorry for the radio silence yet again, got super unwell and since then have been crazy busy at work! However, I have lots of posts coming up to catch up with all the missed weekends! Here’s what I got up to in Durham the other weekend!
Continue reading “Durham”
I spent last weekend in Munich with my friend Immy. This was the first time I’d been to Germany and it was so so fun!
Continue reading “Munich”
The other day I visited the Fondation Louis Vuitton where I took over 100 photos in the space of about 4 hours, so I had to share!
Continue reading “Fondation Louis Vuitton”