This, my friends, is life. The harsh, raw, unplanned adventures that make you feel alive. The unforgettable tales you gain, the ones you choose to tell to your friends, parents, kids and grandkids.
The things you remember.
As I am trying to learn to be settled in one place, I live through my previous travels (yes, like an old lady!)
Here follows a recount of one of my mini-adventures through parts of Europe – Brighton- London – Paris – Malaga – Bristol – London – Brighton.
In this part, the focus will be on the traveling aspects, i.e. going from Brighton to London to Paris to Malaga. Parts about Malaga and returning to Britain may appear next.
Continue reading Looking Back
My friend Julia and I landed late at night on 18th of August 2015. Our fourth five hours long flight was exactly that; long. It had taken us from LA and across the water over to the remote piece of land on which Hilo is located. Despite the final flight being one of the shortest, it felt the longest.
Continue reading Arriving in Hawaii
Studying abroad, third stage international student.
When having lived in the UK for four years, the time when going abroad to study as part of my degree programme had come. What motivated me to keep my grades up through the first and the second year was that I had set my mind to applying for the exchange programme as part of my university course.
Continue reading How Hawaii Happened
Following my previous post about my one year long stay in hostels in Edinburgh (in 2011-2012), I will here write about where life took me next.
Continue reading Life Can’t be Planned
The idiomatic expression, ”everything has its time”, is quite accurate, significant and important to bear in mind.
Continue reading Timing is Everything
En av de mest bisarra händelserna jag varit med om inträffade i eftermiddags på busslinjen 742, riktning mot Östra Skogås.
Continue reading 20 mot 1
In this post I will account for some of the many differences between university systems around the world. I will also explain why I have chosen to return to the academic system I was born into, namely the Swedish system.
Continue reading Academic Differences
Due to the many endless extreme “cultural” differences I could not appreciate Hawaii as much as I maybe should have, not during my stay there.
Continue reading In Retrospect
While some life-changing things started happening back home in the past year, I had a life-changing eye-opener.
Continue reading An Eye-opener