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)
Dear Bridget Jones, Though this is extremely different from my other travel blog posts, I found it fitting that as I stumble through my life in London, I write to you. Your crazy scenarios were oh so enjoyable and painstakingly relatable, especially now. This could be an ode to your new chapter of having a… Continue reading Dear Bridget Jones: My First Two Weeks in London
Tomorrow is the day! The BIG MOVE. I still can’t believe that one of my biggest dreams is coming true. This post is part of the Moving to London series. I list the things I’ve done to prepare once my visa arrived. I also answer the most common questions I’ve received from family and friends about the… Continue reading Moving to London: Before I Go
I’ve decided to create a mini Moving to London Series for those of you who want to move to the UK and for those of you who are just interested in my experience. This post is about the Tier 5 Visa application process. It wont be super technical, as I am no expert, but it’ll give you a glimpse… Continue reading How I Got My UK Work Visa | Tier 5
My UK Visa has arrived in the mail and my flight is booked! In about two weeks, I will be living out my dream of moving to London. Some people don’t understand why I’m so transfixed on the city. With recent world events, namely Brexit, many people have been asking me Why London? Keep reading to find out.
Before I left, a few people asked me, “What do you hope to gain from this trip?”. Honestly, just completing this trip seemed like a big accomplishment (I would have never imagined doing something like this a few years back). I didn’t expect some Eat Pray Love sort of self discovery … but of course I’d take… Continue reading My Month of Solo Travel in Review