You’d think I’d be prepared when someone asked me what my favourite London spots are. I swear, it’s a question that leaves me struggling for words; “Uhh … I love it all! My favourite thing is just exploring the city!” Though that may be honest, it’s a classic BS answer. I am always prepped with an… Continue reading London Favourites: From A New Local
In an effort to use up my remaining holiday allowance of 2016 and to finally tick off a city I’ve been itching to visit, I booked a last minute trip to Edinburgh, Scotland. It would be my first solo trip since my month long adventure back in May!
2016 has surprised me, as I never imagined it could top 2015. This has been a year of adventure, growth, and turning lifelong dreams into a reality. Of course, 2016 has been a shitty year globally, but who says I can’t focus on the positive? Now I know 2017 might not be as life changing… Continue reading 2017 Resolutions & Looking Back on 2016
This would have been my first Christmas away from home, if my wonderful parents hadn’t offered to fly me home for a few days over the holidays. That being said, many expats don’t get the chance to go home for Christmas. Though London can be a cold and lonely city, they sure do a hell of… Continue reading Christmas Guide to London
It’d be a shame to move to London and never explore beyond the city’s borders. Step one? Book a ticket. My friends, Molly and Pip, and I were just looking for a short day trip to an exciting place. Oxford is only an hour away by train, so a perfect first stop to discover more… Continue reading A Day Trip to Oxford
After being in London for nearly three months, I took my first mini-break from the city. I wish I knew who said it and how they said it, but basically “Copenhagen feels like the perfect way to spend a Sunday”. Three days was the perfect amount of time to explore. We got to see all… Continue reading A Long Weekend in Copenhagen
I’ve officially been here a month, and there is still so much to learn as an expat in London. So as I discover more lessons, I will add them to the list. You may notice that there are a lot of lessons on budgeting – at the ripe age of 22 I am finally experiencing… Continue reading Things I’ve Learned About London (So Far)